By A. E. Conrady
"For the optical engineer it really is an quintessential work." — Journal, Optical Society of America
"As a realistic consultant this publication has no rival." — Transactions, Optical Society
"A noteworthy contribution," — Nature (London)
Part I covers allordinary ray-tracing tools, including the whole conception of fundamental aberrations and as a lot of upper aberration as is required for the layout of telescopes, low-power microscopes and easy optical structures. Chapters: basic Equations, round Aberration, actual point of Optical pictures, Chromatic Aberration, layout of Achromatic Object-Glasses, The Optical Sine Theorem, Trigonometric Tracing of indirect Pencils, common conception of excellent Optical structures, and usual Eyepieces.
Part II extends the assurance to the systematic examine and layout of virtually every kind of optical platforms, with precise consciousness to high-power microscope ambitions and anastigmatic photographic pursuits. Edited and accomplished from the writer s manuscript by means of Rudolf Kingslake, Director of Optical layout, Eastman Kodak corporation. Chapters: extra ideas through the Thin-Lens strategy , Optical direction transformations, Optical course modifications at an Axiallmage aspect, Optical Tolerances, Chromatic Aberration as an Optical direction distinction, The Matching precept and the layout of Microscope targets, fundamental Aberrations of indirect Pencils, Analytical ideas for easy platforms with distant cease, Symmetrical Photographic ambitions, and Unsymmetrical Photographic Objectives.
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Applied Optics and Optical Design, Part One: 001 (Dover Books on Physics) by A. E. Conrady