## Handbook of Optical Systems, Aberration Theory and Correction of Optical SystemsWritten by industrial experts, this six-volume, full-color handbook provides a comprehensive introduction to the calculation, layout and understanding of optical systems, combining for the first time theoretical aspects of optical modeling with practical optical design. |

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Handbook of Optical Systems, Metrology of Optical Components and Systems Bernd Dörband Limited preview - 2012 |

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