3. Common-Path Interferometers

  1. Daniel Malacara
  1. S. Mallick and
  2. D. Malacara

Published Online: 2 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470135976.ch3

Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition

Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition

How to Cite

Mallick, S. and Malacara, D. (2007) Common-Path Interferometers, in Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition (ed D. Malacara), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470135976.ch3

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. 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

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471484042

Online ISBN: 9780470135976

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Keywords:

  • common-path interferometers;
  • Burch's interferometer using two matched scatter plates;
  • double-focus interferometer

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Burch's Interferometer Employing Two Matched Scatter Plates

  • Birefringent Beam Splitters

  • Lateral Shearing Interferometers

  • Double-Focus Interferometer

  • Saunders's Prism Interferometer

  • Point Diffraction Interferometer

  • Zernike Tests with Common-Path Interferometers