Merit figures for fast estimating tolerance sensitivity in lens systems

Lirong Wang, Jose M. Sasian

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

22 Scopus citations


We propose two parameters CS and AS for fast estimating sensitivities to constant coma and linear astigmatism in a misaligned lens system. We show that these figures correlate well with actual tolerancing of some lens systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationInternational Optical Design Conference 2010
StatePublished - 2010
EventInternational Optical Design Conference 2010 - Jackson Hole, WY, United States
Duration: Jun 13 2010Jun 17 2010

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
ISSN (Print)0277-786X


OtherInternational Optical Design Conference 2010
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityJackson Hole, WY


  • Aberrations
  • Lens system design
  • Tolerance sensitivity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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