Abstract

It is shown that a visual method of precise focusing, due to Simon, can be adapted to photoelectric setting with comparable precision. A further gain in sensitivity is found with partially coherent illumination. The proposed design of a precise-focusing microscope is given.

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  1. J. Simon, Rev. opt. 40, 213 (1961).
  2. A. Maréchal, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 51, 396 (1961).
  3. W. H. Steel, Optica Acta 3, 49 (1956).
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Françon, M.

M. Françon, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 47, 528 (1957).

Maréchal, A.

A. Maréchal, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 51, 396 (1961).

Simon, J.

J. Simon, Rev. opt. 40, 213 (1961).

Steel, W. H.

W. H. Steel in Conference on Communication and Information Theory of Modern Optics (General Electric Company, Syracuse, New York, 1960).

W. H. Steel, Optica Acta 3, 49 (1956).

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J. Simon, Rev. opt. 40, 213 (1961).

A. Maréchal, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 51, 396 (1961).

W. H. Steel, Optica Acta 3, 49 (1956).

W. H. Steel in Conference on Communication and Information Theory of Modern Optics (General Electric Company, Syracuse, New York, 1960).

M. Françon, J. Opt. Soc. Am. 47, 528 (1957).

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