Modern Optical Engineering: The Design of Optical Systems

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McGraw-Hill, 1990 - Technology & Engineering - 524 pages
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A revised version of a text which was first published in 1966. The book is designed as a general reference book for engineers and assumes a broad knowledge of current optical systems and their design. Additional topics include fibre optics, thin films and CAD systems.

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Contents

General Principles
1
Image Formation FirstOrder Optics
19
Aberrations
57
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About the author (1990)

Warren J. Smith is Chief Scientist at Kaiser Electro-Optics as well as an independent consultant. He is the author of three prior books on lens design, including the first edition of this one, and the classics, "Modern Optical Engineering" and "Practical Optical System Layout". He lives in Carlsbad, California.

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