Freeform Illumination Design with Cartograms

Brian Wheelwright, Roger Angel

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Freeform illumination optics allow highly prescribed irradiance control. Calculating a suitable source-to-target map which results in a continuous surface remains a computational challenge. We produce source-to-target maps using a modified cartogram generation technique.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFreeform Optics, Freeform 2015
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2015
EventFreeform Optics, Freeform 2015 - Arlington, United States
Duration: Jun 7 2015Jun 11 2015

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceFreeform Optics, Freeform 2015
Country/TerritoryUnited States

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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