8. Foucault, Wire, and Phase Modulation Tests

  1. Daniel Malacara
  1. J. Ojeda-Castañeda

Published Online: 2 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470135976.ch8

Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition

Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition

How to Cite

Ojeda-Castañeda, J. (2007) Foucault, Wire, and Phase Modulation Tests, in Optical Shop Testing, Third Edition (ed D. Malacara), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470135976.ch8

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. Universidad de las Américas Puebla, Sta. Catarina Martir., Postal Code 72820, Cholula Puebla, 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:

  • Foucault or knife-edge test;
  • Foucault, wire, and phase modulation tests;
  • Platzeck and Gaviola test

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Foucault or Knife-Edge Test

  • Wire Test

  • Platzeck–Gaviola Test

  • Phase Modulation Tests

  • Ritchey–Common Test

  • Conclusions