The optical designer's guide to visual instruments.
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The book chapters have been authored by recognized experts, listed below.
1. Basic Characteristics of the Eye: W. N. Charman, Department of Optometry and Vision Sciences, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST) 2. Aberration and Image Quality Representation for Visual Optical Systems: P. Mouroulis, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology (JPL) 3. Image Quality in the Human Eye: W. N. Charman, UMIST 4. Modeling the Refractive and Neurosensor Systems of the Eye: L. N. Thibos and A. Bradley, School of Optometry, Indiana University 5. Image Quality Assessment and Optimization: P. Mouroulis and A. Deslis, JPL 6. Optometric and Perceptual Issues with Head-Mounted Displays: E. Peli, The Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School 7. Lens Design Examples for Visual Applications, B. H. Walker, Walker Associates 8. Applications of Diffractive Optics to Visual Imaging Systems: J. Allen Cox, Honeywell Technology Center 9. Testing of Visual Instrumentation: T. L. Williams, Sira Ltd.From the Back Cover:
The tools you need for visual instrument design are here: Visual Instrumentation: Optical Design and Engineering Principles details design techniques beginning with the eye itself. Authored by a team of top experts in the field, this groundbreaking, state-of-the-art volume provides the information needed to design and evaluate optical
instruments. Whether you're an optical engineer, lens designer, optical technician, or vision professional, Visual Instrumentation makes understanding, designing, and evaluating visual instruments clearer and easier. Packed with over 150 concept-clarifying illustrations, this book gives a highly instructive, detailed look at:
eye characteristics and behavior; aberrations and image quality in the human eye; modeling of the eye's refractive and neurosensor systems; image quality assessment and optimization; design considerations for binocular head-mounted displays; basic lense design for
instrumentation; applications of diffractive optics; testing methods for visual instruments; and more.
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