Aberration patterns in the optical testing surfaces using transport of intensity equation


  • Angel Eugenio Martinez Rodriguez Instituto Nacional de Astrfísica Optica y Electrónica
  • Manuel Campos García Instituto de Ciencias Aplicadas y Tecnología, UNAM
  • F. S. Granados Agustín Instituto Nacional de Astrof´ısica Optica y Electrónica
  • C. Vargas-Alfredo Instituto de Ciencias Aplicadas y Tecnolog´ıa, UNAM




Optical Testing, TIE, Wavefront


Classic phase retrieval techniques use intensity patterns to obtain typical aberrations such as coma or astigmatism. However, the patterns obtained with the Transport of Intensity Equation techniques have not been studied yet. In this work, we propose a method to obtain intensity distributions of some aberration wavefronts. It is expected that this characterization method may facilitate new testing strategies in optical workshops.


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How to Cite

A. E. Martinez Rodriguez, M. Campos García, F. S. Granados Agustín, and C. Vargas-Alfredo, “Aberration patterns in the optical testing surfaces using transport of intensity equation”, Rev. Mex. Fís., vol. 68, no. 1 Jan-Feb, pp. 011301 1–, Jan. 2022.