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Fluidic Shaping of Freeform Optical Components

@inproceedings{Elgarisi2021FluidicSO,
  title={Fluidic Shaping of Freeform Optical Components},
  author={Mor Elgarisi and Valeri Frumkin and Omer Luria and Moran Bercovici},
  year={2021}
}
Freeform optical components offer significant compactization of multi-lens systems, as well as advanced manipulation of light that is not possible with traditional systems. However, their fabrication relies on machining processes that are complex, time-consuming, and incompatible with rapid prototyping. This work presents the ability to shape liquid volumes and solidify them into desired freeform components, enabling rapid freeform prototyping with high surface quality. The method is based on… 

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