Applied optics and optical design.

Title: 
Applied optics and optical design.

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Author/Artist: 
Conrady, A. E. (Alexander Eugen)
Publisher: 
New York : Dover Publications, 1957-1960.
Description: 
2 volumes (viii, 841 pages) : portrait, diagrams ; 22 cm.
Other Authors: 
Kingslake, Rudolf.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
142197
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
QC355.C75
Notes: 
Part 1, "an unabridged and corrected edition of the first edition."
Vol. 2, "published for the first time in 1960 from the manuscript of the late author, edited and completed by Dr. Rudolf Kingslake."
Includes indexes.
"Bibliography of A.E. Conrady": v. 2, p. [827]-828.
Gift; Corning Incorporated; 2014; 1000149088; 1000149087
Contents: 
[pt. 1]. Fundamental equations --
Spherical aberration --
Physical aspect of optical images --
Chromatic aberration --
Design of achromatic object-glasses --
Extra-axial image-points --
The optical sine theorem --
Trigonometrical tracing of oblique pencils --
General theory of perfect optical systems --
Ordinary eyepieces.
pt. 2. Additional solutions by the thin-lens method --
Optical path differences --
Optical path differences at an axial image point --
Optical tolerances --
Chromatic aberration as an optical path difference --
The matching principle and the design of microscope objectives --
Primary aberrations of oblique pencils --
Analytical solutions for simple systems with remote stop --
Symmetrical photographic objectives --
Unsymmetrical photographic objectives.
Series: 
Dover books on physics, engineering.
Dover books on physics, engineering.