Formulas for the wave aberrations introduced into a beam by a prism or a plane grating are derived from the theory of plane symmetric systems. Emphasis is made on the field-dependent aberrations.
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(050.1940) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction
(080.1010) Geometric optics : Aberrations (global)
(080.2740) Geometric optics : Geometric optical design
(080.3620) Geometric optics : Lens system design
José M. Sasián, "Aberrations from a Prism and a Grating," Appl. Opt. 39, 34-39 (2000)