Understanding Optical Aberrations

What is an Optical Aberration?

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Optical System

Causes of Optical Distortion

Chromatic vs. Monochromatic Aberration

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Optical Aberration — Chromatic

Types of Optical Aberrations

Spherical

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Optical Aberration: Spherical

Coma

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Optical Aberration: Coma

Astigmatism

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Optical Aberration: Astigmatism

Distortion

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Optical Aberration: Pincushion
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Optical Aberration: Barrel

Field Curvature

Dynasil’s Optical Capabilities

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