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  • Vol. 33, Iss. 7 — Mar. 1, 1994
  • pp: 1141–1444

Rapid inversion of angular deflection data for certain axisymmetric refractive index distributions

R. Rubinstein and P. S. Greenberg  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 33, Issue 7, pp. 1141-1444 (1994)

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Certain functions useful for representing axisymmetric refractive-index distributions are shown to have exact solutions for Abel transformation of the resulting angular deflection data.

© 1994 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: February 8, 1993
Revised Manuscript: October 7, 1993
Published: March 1, 1994

R. Rubinstein and P. S. Greenberg, "Rapid inversion of angular deflection data for certain axisymmetric refractive index distributions," Appl. Opt. 33, 1141-1444 (1994)

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