The lens equation revisited
Authors: Molesini G.
Autors Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale di Ottica Applicata, 50125 Firenze, Italy
Abstract: Problems in the general validity of the lens equation are reported, requiring an assessment of the conditions for correct use. A discussion is given on critical behaviour of the lens equation, and a sign and meaning scheme is provided so that apparent inconsistencies are avoided.
Volume: 40 (2) Pages from: 151 to: 154
KeyWords: Lens equation; education; opticsDOI: 10.1088/0031-9120/40/2/004Citations: 6data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2023-12-03References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)