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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 4, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 1965
  • pp: 181–186

On an Autocollimation Method of Optical Glass Heterogeneity Measurement

Zygmunt Bodnar and Florian Ratajczyk  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 4, Issue 2, pp. 181-186 (1965)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.4.000181


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Abstract

In this paper an autocollimation method of refractive index gradient measurement is described. The autocollimation method, in contrast to those applied up-to-date, makes it possible to measure the linear changes of refractive index. Small nonlinear changes of the refractive index in the region under test are approximated to the corresponding linear changes. From the theoretical considerations as well as by the measurements made it follows that the measurement accuracy is of the order of 10−7 cm−1. The method can be applied in the quality control of the applied glass.

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History
Original Manuscript: January 15, 1964
Published: February 1, 1965

Citation
Zygmunt Bodnar and Florian Ratajczyk, "On an Autocollimation Method of Optical Glass Heterogeneity Measurement," Appl. Opt. 4, 181-186 (1965)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-4-2-181


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References

  1. Karlheinz Rau, 60 Jahre Quarzglas—25 Jahre Hochvacuumtechnik (W. C. Heraeus, Hanau), pp. 77–104.
  2. Z. Bodnar, Pomiary Automatyka Kontrola I, 35 (1963).

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