On the Degrees of Freedom of Freeform Optics
We address here the problem of the number of freeform surfaces and the degrees-of-freedom they provide in optics design. We analyze the degrees-of-freedom lost when prescribing a mapping between object-and-image or source-and-receiver.
Dissertation by Invitation
Imaging and Applied Optics: OSA Optics & Photonics Congress, Freeform Optics 2015. Arlington, Virginia United States