Optical Review

, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 82–86

Testing Parabolic Surfaces with Annular Subaperture Interferograms

  • Ferm$ian Granados-Agust$ian
  • J. Fausto Escobar-Romero
  • Alejandro Cornejo-Rodr$iaguez
Optical Systems and Technologies

DOI: 10.1007/s10043-004-0082-7

Cite this article as:
Granados-Agust$ian, F., Escobar-Romero, J.F. & Cornejo-Rodr$iaguez, A. OPT REV (2004) 11: 82. doi:10.1007/s10043-004-0082-7

Abstract

A parabolic surface is tested with spherical reference wavefronts, and with the analysis of partial annular zone interferograms. By means of a computer program, based on the subaperture annular information, complete information about the entire surface can be derived.

Key words

optical testingoptical fabrication

Copyright information

© The Optical Society of Japan 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ferm$ian Granados-Agust$ian
    • 1
  • J. Fausto Escobar-Romero
    • 1
  • Alejandro Cornejo-Rodr$iaguez
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto Nacional de Astrof$iAsica$OAptica y Electr$oAnicaPueblaMexico