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  • Vol. 63, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 1973
  • pp: 425–430

Aberration coefficients of double-plane-symmetric systems

P. J. Sands  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 63, Issue 4, pp. 425-430 (1973)

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Analytical expressions are derived for the coefficients characterizing the third-order image-forming properties of systems with a pair of mutually orthogonal planes of symmetry. Appropriate stop-shift formulas are also presented.

P. J. Sands, "Aberration coefficients of double-plane-symmetric systems," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 63, 425-430 (1973)

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