## Jacobian and Hessian matrices of optical path length for computing the wavefront shape, irradiance, and caustics in optical systems |

JOSA A, Vol. 29, Issue 11, pp. 2272-2280 (2012)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.29.002272

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### Abstract

The first- and second-order derivative matrices of the ray (i.e.,

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**OCIS Codes**

(080.0080) Geometric optics : Geometric optics

(080.1010) Geometric optics : Aberrations (global)

(080.2740) Geometric optics : Geometric optical design

(080.1753) Geometric optics : Computation methods

**History**

Original Manuscript: July 16, 2012

Revised Manuscript: September 6, 2012

Manuscript Accepted: September 9, 2012

Published: October 10, 2012

**Citation**

Psang Dain Lin and Chien-Sheng Liu, "Jacobian and Hessian matrices of optical path length for computing the wavefront shape, irradiance, and caustics in optical systems," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A **29**, 2272-2280 (2012)

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