Rays and Waves


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Rays and Waves
Miguel A. Alonso The Institute of Optics, University of Rochester, New York, USA 1010606Rays and Waves
<emphasis role="bold">Introduction</emphasis> From a conceptual point of view, the ray model for the propagation of light is an outdated theory. Yet, it is still perhaps the most important tool for the design and modeling of imaging and illumination optical instruments due to its si…
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Markus Testorf; Bryan Hennelly; Jorge Ojeda-Castañeda: Phase-Space Optics: Fundamentals and Applications. Rays and Waves, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export