Abbe sine condition

A condition, first stated by Abbe, that must be met by any spherically corrected Lens if it is also to be free from coma in the neighborhood of the lens axis. Mathematically the condition is:




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Abbe condenser,   Abbe constant,   Abbe illumination,   Abbe prism,   Abbe refractometer,   Abbe sine condition,   Abbe-Porro prism,  

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