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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 43, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2004
  • pp: 20–28

Simulation of mechanically ruled concave diffraction gratings by use of an original geometric theory

Elena Sokolova  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 43, Issue 1, pp. 20-28 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.43.000020


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Abstract

A geometric theory is developed for a spherical concave diffraction grating that has variable line spacing and curved grooves and can be produced with existing technology. The aberration coefficients of this grating are determined. A comparison of these coefficients with the corresponding coefficients of holographic gratings and with code v polynomial coefficients gives a clearer understanding of the similarity and difference between mechanically ruled and holographically recorded concave gratings and allows the optimization of these gratings with standard computer programs.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(120.6200) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Spectrometers and spectroscopic instrumentation

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Elena Sokolova, "Simulation of Mechanically Ruled Concave Diffraction Gratings by Use of an Original Geometric Theory," Appl. Opt. 43, 20-28 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-43-1-20

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