Introduction to Geometrical Optics

Introduction to Geometrical Optics

by Milton Katz
     
 

A culmination of twenty-five years of teaching Geometrical Optics. The chapters are devoted to in-depth treatments of stops, pupils, and ports; magnifiers, microscopes, telescopes, and camera lenses; ophthalmic instruments; resolving power and MTF; trigonometric ray tracing; and chromatic and monochromatic aberrations. There are over 100 worked examples, 400

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A culmination of twenty-five years of teaching Geometrical Optics. The chapters are devoted to in-depth treatments of stops, pupils, and ports; magnifiers, microscopes, telescopes, and camera lenses; ophthalmic instruments; resolving power and MTF; trigonometric ray tracing; and chromatic and monochromatic aberrations. There are over 100 worked examples, 400 homework problems and 400 illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789812382023
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Pages:
328
Sales rank:
1,316,390
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Light
Reflection at Plane Mirrors
Refraction of Light
Refraction by Planes, Plates and Prisms
Paraxial Refraction at Planes, Plates and Prisms
Refraction and Reflection at Spherical Surfaces
Thin Lenses
Rotationally Symmetrical Systems
Astigmatic Lenses
Thick Lens Systems v
Stops, Pupils and Ports
Numerical Aperture, f-Number and Resolution
Magnifiers and Microscopes
Telescopes
Cameras and Projectors
Ophthalmic Instruments
Dispersion and Chromatic Aberration
Trigonometric Ray Tracing
Monochromatic Aberrations

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