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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 12 — Jun. 7, 2010
  • pp: 13285–13300

Two-step method for lens system design

Lei Li, Qiong-Hua Wang, Xiao-Qing Xu, and Da-Hai Li  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 12, pp. 13285-13300 (2010)

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This paper proposes a method for lens system design. It consists of two main steps called Glass-Selection Step and Further-Optimization Step. We modify coordinate-wise algorithm to obtain the glass combination in Glass-Selection Step. In Further-Optimization Step, we use modified coordinate-wise algorithm combined with modified evolutionary algorithm to find out the optimal solution. We succeed in obtaining high quality design with the proposed method.

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OCIS Codes
(080.3620) Geometric optics : Lens system design
(220.2740) Optical design and fabrication : Geometric optical design
(080.1753) Geometric optics : Computation methods

ToC Category:
Optical Design and Fabrication

Original Manuscript: April 22, 2010
Revised Manuscript: June 2, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: June 3, 2010
Published: June 4, 2010

Lei Li, Qiong-Hua Wang, Xiao-Qing Xu, and Da-Hai Li, "Two-step method for lens system design," Opt. Express 18, 13285-13300 (2010)

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