optical surface

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Surface at which light is either refracted or reflected, or both simultaneously.
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When the linearly polarized light interacts with the optical surface, there is a shift in phases of both the components parallel and perpendicular to the plane of incidence.
Product Sub-Category : Non contract optical surface profilometry with acc
"To characterize carbon fiber you need eleven." Mathematical models provide a starting point, but even so, he says, "we have to build little samples of different manufactured materials and test them for the different properties." Materials with specific characteristics are selected for different structural elements and optical surfaces.
Tenders are invited for Optical Surface Quality Measurement Test Set Up
To appreciate the properties of a quality optical surface some kind of benchmark is helpful.
Thus the machine creates the random environment so essential for achieving a fine optical surface.
The non-contacting lens interface reduces connector failure by preventing debris from becoming imbedded or damaging the optical surface during the mating or handling process.
The two flat mirrors are easier to make than the lens, as they are smaller in diameter and have only one optical surface each.
Unique to Carl Zeiss, it also features T coating on optical surface which cuts glare and internal reflections to boost contrast.
Allowing any dew to form on an optical surface is probably a bad idea.
Contract notice: provision, delivery, installation, commissioning and maintenance of an optical surface scanning system for the radiotherapy service
C-Rad Sentinel 4DCT is an easy-to-use, laser-based optical surface scanning system with functionality for 4D CT reconstruction and gated imaging in a CT room.

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