A novel approach to computer controlled fabrication of aspheric optical surfaces utilizes semi-flexible vacuum activated polishing tools to produce high quality, smooth surface geometry on off-axis mirror components.
© 1993 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 6, 1992
Published: March 1, 1993
Wiktor Rupp and Vadim Plotsker, "Vacuum activated polishing laps produce smooth aspheric surfaces," Appl. Opt. 32, 1048-1050 (1993)