TITLE

Matching Lenses and Sensors

AUTHOR(S)
Hollows, Greg; Singer, Stuart
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Vision Systems Design;Mar2009, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the factors to consider in image sensor/lens combination such as diffraction, lens aperture, focal length and the wavelength of light. It seeks to show manufacturers how lenses limit the performance of imaging systems through these factors. Manufacturers will thus be motivated to produce lenses with higher optical performances to take advantage of new sensors. It says sensor manufacturers have failed to communicate with lens manufacturers and this has resulted in a mismatch in sensor/lens combination.
ACCESSION #
37170245

 

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