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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 2007
  • pp: 1653–1655

Filter performance parameters for high-aperture focusing

Colin J. R. Sheppard  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 12, pp. 1653-1655 (2007)

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Performance parameters for focusing, widely used to investigate the properties of pupil filters, are extended to the scalar nonparaxial regime. These measures can be used to investigate focusing properties of different types of focusing systems, including those with apodizers and superresolving masks.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(100.6640) Image processing : Superresolution
(110.1220) Imaging systems : Apertures
(350.5730) Other areas of optics : Resolution

ToC Category:
Image Processing

Original Manuscript: March 5, 2007
Revised Manuscript: April 3, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: April 4, 2007
Published: June 5, 2007

Colin J. R. Sheppard, "Filter performance parameters for high-aperture focusing," Opt. Lett. 32, 1653-1655 (2007)

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