Abstract

A new type of lateral shear holographic interferometer is described. It can be used to test lenses as well as spherical and aspherical surfaces. A null pattern with straight fringes can be obtained for an aspherical surface, provided one has a prototype that can be used for making the hologram.

© 1976 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Novel holographic shearing interferometer for measuring lens lateral aberration

K. Matsuda, Y. Minami, and T. Eiju
Appl. Opt. 31(31) 6603-6609 (1992)

Holographic Radial Shear Interferometer

J. C. Fouéré and D. Malacara
Appl. Opt. 13(9) 2035-2039 (1974)

Spatially multiplexed X-Y lateral shear interferometer with varying shears using holographic lens and spatial Fourier transform

Charles Joenathan, Ashley Bernal, and Rajpal S. Sirohi
Appl. Opt. 52(22) 5570-5576 (2013)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (7)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Equations (4)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Equations are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription