16. Optical Metrology of Diffuse Surfaces

  1. Daniel Malacara
  1. K. Creath1,
  2. J. Schmit2 and
  3. J. C. Wyant3

Published Online: 2 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470135976.ch16

Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition

Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition

How to Cite

Creath, K., Schmit, J. and Wyant, J. C. (2007) Optical Metrology of Diffuse Surfaces, in Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition (ed D. Malacara), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470135976.ch16

Editor Information

  1. Centro de Investigaciones en Optica, A. C., Loma del Bosque # 115 Col. Lomas del Campestre, P.O. Box 1-948, Postal Code 7 150, León, Gto., México

Author Information

  1. 1

    Optineering Tucson Arizona, USA

  2. 2

    Veeco Instruments Inc., 2650 E. Elvira Rd., Tucson, AZ 85706, USA

  3. 3

    College of Optical Sciences, The University of Arizona, 1630 East University Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85721-0094, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 8 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471484042

Online ISBN: 9780470135976



  • Moiré and fringe projection interferometry;
  • diffuse surface optical metrology;
  • holographic and speckle tests


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Moiré and Fringe Projection Techniques

  • Holographic and Speckle Tests