Lens (device)

Known as: Lenses, lens 
Pieces of glass or other transparent materials used for magnification or increased visual acuity.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
For centuries, the conventional approach to lens design has been to grind the surfaces of a uniform material in such a manner as… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The development of artificially structured electromagnetic materials, termed metamaterials, has led to the realization of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Fish-eye lenses are convenient in such applications where a very wide angle of view is needed, but their use for measurement… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
In theory, the pose of a calibrated camera can be uniquely determined from a minimum of four coplanar but noncollinear points. In… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
As a first step towards a perceptual user interface, a computer vision color tracking algorithm is developed and applied towards… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Lenses from 27 human eyes ranging in age from 10 to 87 years were used to determine how accommodation and age affect the optical… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
It is known that when hyperopic or myopic defocus is imposed on chick eyes by spectacle lenses, they rapidly compensate, becoming… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE The study was performed to establish the relationship between the slope of the accommodative response function and… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
Scanning confocal microscopes offer improved rejection of out-of-focus noise and greater resolution than conventional imaging. In… (More)
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1971
Highly Cited
1971
A detailed topographical representation of the visual field is present in cortical areas 17, 18 and 191,13,16. It would be… (More)
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