Optical Review

, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 160–162 | Cite as

Point spread aberration structure in case of optical elements decentering

  • Elena Ermolaeva
  • Elena Rytova
  • Irina Timoshtuk
  • Victor Zverev
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Abstract

Elements decentering and tilting in an axisymmetric optical system breaks this symmetry and the casual aberrations in the image plane look different. Study of the character and value of the decentering influence on the optical system image quality is presented.

Keywords

optical design axisymmetric optical system PSF aberrations optical elements decentering 

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© The Optical Society of Japan 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Elena Ermolaeva
    • 1
  • Elena Rytova
    • 2
  • Irina Timoshtuk
    • 2
  • Victor Zverev
    • 2
  1. 1.Lab of Computer-Aided Design of Opto-Information and Energy Saving SystemsNational Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and OpticsSaint PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.Department of Applied and Computer OpticsNational Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and OpticsSaint PetersburgRussia

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