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Application Notes


Title az    Date 1..9   
11 Best Practices for Better Imaging 3/12/2014
6 Fundamental Parameters of an Imaging System 3/12/2014
Aberrational Balancing of MTF in Lens Design 3/18/2014
Choosing the Correct Test Target 9/28/2010
Chromatic and Monochromatic Optical Aberrations 4/27/2011
Comparison of Optical Aberrations 4/27/2011
Contrast 3/13/2014
Depth of Field and Depth of Focus 3/14/2014
Diffraction Limit 3/13/2014
Distortion 3/14/2014
Distortion and the Telecentricity Specification 3/11/2015
f/# (Lens Iris/Aperture Setting) 3/13/2014
Filtering in Machine Vision 4/2/2014
Fluorescence Microscopy: In-Line Illumination with Imaging Filters 3/23/2012
From Lens to Sensor: Limitations on Collecting Information 3/14/2014
Gauging Depth of Field in Your Imaging System 5/18/2005
How Aberrations Affect Machine Vision Lenses 3/18/2014
How to Choose a Fixed Magnification Lens 5/25/2018
How to Choose a Variable Magnification Lens 5/25/2018
How to Choose an Imaging Lens 12/18/2017
Hyperspectral and Multispectral Imaging 7/6/2020
Imaging Electronics 101: Basics of Digital Camera Settings for Improved Imaging Results 11/3/2011
Imaging Electronics 101: Camera Resolution for Improved Imaging System Performance 11/3/2011
Imaging Electronics 101: Camera Types and Interfaces for Machine Vision Applications 7/23/2012
Imaging Electronics 101: Understanding Camera Sensors for Machine Vision Applications 11/3/2011
Imaging Lens Selection Guide 3/1/2018
Introduction to Liquid Lenses 3/1/2018
Introduction to Modulation Transfer Function 3/1/2011
Keys to Cost Effective Optical Design and Tolerancing 5/18/2005
Lens Performance Curves 3/13/2014
Lens Selection Based on Resolution - Advanced 5/25/2018
Lens Spacers, Shims and Focal Length Extenders 3/15/2017
Limitations on Resolution and Contrast: The Airy Disk 3/13/2014
Liquid Lenses in Imaging 2/16/2018
Modulation Transfer Function (MTF) and MTF Curves 3/13/2014
Object Space Resolution 3/13/2014
Pixel Sizes and Optics 3/15/2017
Resolution 3/12/2014
Resolution and Contrast Comparison 3/15/2017
Resolution and MTF Testing 3/10/2020
Ruggedization of Imaging Lenses 3/15/2017
Sensor Relative Illumination, Roll Off and Vignetting 3/14/2014
Telecentric Design Topics 3/11/2015
Telecentric Illumination: Why You Need It in Machine Vision Applications 12/7/2011
Telecentric Lens Size Control 3/11/2015
Testing and Targets 5/23/2017
The Advantages of Telecentricity 3/11/2015
Tips for Designing Manufacturable Lenses and Assemblies 2/1/2019
Understanding Focal Length and Field of View 3/11/2015
Using C-Mount Focus Tunable Lenses 5/17/2013
Using High Performance Boom Stand Systems 12/17/2013
Using Structured Illumination 12/17/2013
Wavelength Effects on Performance 3/13/2014
What is SWIR? 10/24/2012

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