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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 36, Iss. 19 — Jul. 1, 1997
  • pp: 4438–4445

Investigation of statistical variations between lenslets of microlens arrays

Steffen Glöckner and Rolf Göring  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 36, Issue 19, pp. 4438-4445 (1997)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.36.004438


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Abstract

We investigate the behavior of microlens arrays consisting of lenslets that have statistically distributed parameters (focal length, offset phase, lens center). In theoretical investigations we introduce a lens-array coherence parameter κ, which describes the statistical variations of the lenslets. In experiments we measured this parameter for concrete lens arrays.

© 1997 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: November 5, 1996
Revised Manuscript: December 20, 1996
Published: July 1, 1997

Citation
Steffen Glöckner and Rolf Göring, "Investigation of statistical variations between lenslets of microlens arrays," Appl. Opt. 36, 4438-4445 (1997)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-36-19-4438


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