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Reflective and refractive optical materials for earth and space applications

4-5 April 1991, Orlando, Florida

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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Optical materials -- Congresses.,
  • Reflective materials -- Congresses.,
  • Mirrors -- Design and construction -- Congresses.,
  • Thin films -- Design and construction -- Congresses.,
  • Beryllium -- Finishing -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMax J. Riedl, Robert R. Hale, Thomas B. Parsonage, chairs/editors ; sponsored and published by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organization, CREOL/University of Central Florida.
    SeriesProceedings / SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 1485, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 1485.
    ContributionsRiedl, Max J., Hale, Robert R., Parsonage, Thomas B., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., CREOL (Research center)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC374 .R44 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1571114M
    ISBN 100819405949
    LC Control Number91065638

      A reflective telescope uses a mirror for its focusing mechanism, and therefore the image you view is a mirror image, meaning it is reversed both up and down and left and right. That means if you want to center the image, you will have to move the telescope in the opposite direction than you think. The purpose of this third edition is to bring together in a single book descriptions of all tests carried out in the optical shop that are applicable to optical components and systems. This book is intended for the specialist as well as the non-specialist engaged in optical shop testing. There is currently a great deal of research being done in optical engineering. Making this new edition . This comprehensive handbook covers all major aspects of optomechanical engineering - from conceptual design to fabrication and integration of complex optical systems. The practical information within is ideal for optical and optomechanical engineers and scientists involved in the design, development and integration of modern optical systems for commercial, space, and Cited by: 7.


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Dennison, Gregory Wilson, Justin Dekany, Charles Bowers, Robert Meloy, James Heaney. materials with a refractive index of, say, ordo not exist. However, such materials would be highly desirable for many applications, for example, broadband antireflection coatings with air-ambient2–4, omnidirectional reflectors7,8, distributed Bragg reflectors9,10, optical microresonators11, light-emitting diodes12 andFile Size: KB.

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The phase velocity is the speed at which the crests or the phase of the wave moves, which may be different from the group velocity, the speed at which the pulse of light or the envelope of the wave moves.

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The reflective imaging system is free from chromatic aberration, neither the axial chromatic aberration nor. Optical Fiber. Total internal reflection is a powerful tool since it can be used to confine light. One of the most common applications of total internal reflection is in fibre optics.

An optical fibre is a thin, transparent fibre, usually made of glass or plastic, for transmitting light. The construction of a single optical fibre is shown in. The refractive index of empty space iswhile the refractive index of all other optical materials is greater than The refractive index of air is about while the index of refraction of the acrylic plastic used in this experiment is When a ray of light passes between two optical materials, part of the ray is reflected and.

Tom Markvart, Luis Castañer, in Solar Cells (Second Edition), The Antireflection Coating. Most solar cells rely on a thin layer of a dielectric (an antireflection coating) to reduce the reflection of light from the front surface of the section gives a brief description of the reflection of light from a bare semiconductor, and from a semiconductor with a single-layer.

Refraction is the change in direction and phase velocity of a wave due to a change in the medium in which the wave is traveling. A wave which undergoes this phenomenon is said to have been refracted. This phenomenon is most commonly observed when a wave passes from one medium to another at any angle other than 90° or 0°.

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Most lenses, objectives, eyeglass lenses, and lasers come with an anti-reflective coating. Unfortunately, this coating works optimally only within a narrow wavelength range.

Scientists at the Max. In this chapter, we investigate the possibility to realize a holographic solar concentrator by using a new photopolymeric material as recording medium.

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refractive index definition microscopy Are defined as angles between the particular ray and the interface normal see refractive index n of an optical medium is defined as the ratio of the speed of light in vacuum.

The table below contains links to refractive index data for common materials. Each material in the database has refractive index listed as a function of wavelength over a range typically required for thin-film thickness measurement. optical constants.

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That is the simple fact that dust on a primary mirror will forward scatter light toward the focal plane while .Abstract Inby studying light passing through Earth's atmosphere, Lord Rayleigh mathematically demonstrated that graded-refractive-index layers have broadband antireflection characteristics.

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