## Contemporary optics for scientists and engineers |

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### Contents

MERIDIONAL RAYS AND SPHERICAL ABERRATION | 36 |

v23 Spherical Aberration | 44 |

J 32 Coma | 60 |

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absorption Airy disc amplitude angle aperture applied approximately atoms beam beam splitter birefringence calcite calculation cavity coefficient coma components consider constant corresponding crystal curve detector diameter diffraction pattern direction of propagation distance effect eigenvectors electric field electrons emission emitted energy entrance pupil equation example exit pupil expression Figure film filter focal length Fourier transform Fraunhofer diffraction frequency fringes function given glass Hence hologram Holography illuminated image plane index of refraction integral intensity interference interferometer laser lens lenses light material matrix maximum measured meridional rays Michelson mirror modes molecules object obtain optic axis output parallel paraxial path difference phase plane wave plate polarization prism Problem produced pulse quantity radiation radius reflectivity rotation screen shown in Fig shows skew rays slit Snell's law spatial specified spectral spectrum spherical aberration surface temperature term tion transmitted vector velocity wave front wavelength zero