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Lens (device)

Known as: Lenses, lens 
Pieces of glass or other transparent materials used for magnification or increased visual acuity.
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Surfaces covered by ultrathin plasmonic structures--so-called metasurfaces--have recently been shown to be capable of completely… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Metasurfaces are planar structures that locally modify the polarization, phase and amplitude of light in reflection or… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Conventional optical components such as lenses, waveplates and holograms rely on light propagation over distances much larger… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The concept of optical phase discontinuities is applied to the design and demonstration of aberration-free planar lenses and… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Abstract We review theory and applications of weak gravitational lensing. After summarising Friedmann–Lemaitre cosmological… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Foundations of Confocal Scanned Imaging in Light Microscopy -- Fundamental Limits in Confocal Microscopy -- Special Optical… Expand
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Review
1984
Review
1984
The history of power transmission by radiowaves is reviewed from Heinrich Hertz to the present time with emphasis upon the free… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
A self-scanned 1024 element photodiode array and minicomputer are used to measure the phase (wavefront) in the interference… Expand
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Highly Cited
1948
Highly Cited
1948
IT is known that the spherical aberration of electron lenses sets a limit to the resolving power of electron microscopes at about… Expand
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