This paper discusses the optical layouts of superwide-angle three-lens IR objectives for static devices for orienting spacecraft with respect to Earth. The optical layouts of wide-angle three-lens IR objectives for a compact thermal viewer are presented and analyzed.
© 2013 Optical Society of America
(220.0220) Optical design and fabrication : Optical design and fabrication
(220.3620) Optical design and fabrication : Lens system design
(220.4830) Optical design and fabrication : Systems design
Original Manuscript: May 19, 2012
Published: April 9, 2013
A. Ya. Gebgart, E. A. Shatova, and V. V. Medvedev, "The optical systems of certain types of wide-angle IR objectives," J. Opt. Technol. 80, 107-109 (2013)