A method for designing and recording holographic optical elements that have low aberrations and high efficiencies is presented. It is based on incorporating a holographic element with low aberration into a final element in order also to achieve high diffraction efficiency.
© 1988 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: April 19, 1988
Manuscript Accepted: June 20, 1988
Published: October 1, 1988
Y. Amitai and A. A. Friesem, "Combining low aberrations and high diffraction efficiency in holographic optical elements," Opt. Lett. 13, 883-885 (1988)