Lateral (transverse) decenter of the secondary in a 2-mirror telescope

§ 3.7.2.1

S (suffix)

Pertaining to a laterally decentered 2-mirror telescope treated as a Schiefspiegler

Eq. (3.352)

S afi

Kronecker symbol (Zernike polynomials)

Eq. (3.426)

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Eccentricity of a conic

Eq. (3.6)

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Obscuration (obstruction) factor for diffraction phenomena at an annular aperture

§ 3.10.4, Eq. (3.453)

Symbol |
Meaning |
Where defined |

z |
Parameter for Seidel spherical aberration of the primary mirror of a 2-mirror telescope |
Eq. (3.30) |

co, c |
Basic (power), aspheric component of Z |
Eq. (3.30) |

Z ', V , i' |
Cartesian coordinate system in the image plane for diffraction phenomena |
Fig. 3.99 |

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