Third-order theory and aspheric spectacle lens design.

  • David A. Atchison
  • Published 1984 in
    Ophthalmic & physiological optics : the journal…

Abstract

Third-order equations are developed giving sagittal and tangential power errors corresponding to the eye rotating to look through the periphery of a spectacle lens. The equations are applicable for conicoid aspherical surfaces. From these, other equations are derived for elimination of oblique astigmatism and mean oblique error. Graphical examples show how… (More)

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@article{Atchison1984ThirdorderTA, title={Third-order theory and aspheric spectacle lens design.}, author={David A. Atchison}, journal={Ophthalmic & physiological optics : the journal of the British College of Ophthalmic Opticians}, year={1984}, volume={4 2}, pages={179-86} }