Autors: Pablo Artal
Journal: The Annual Review of Vision Science
Volume: 1
Pages: 1 – 17
Year: 2015
ISBN: 978-0-8243-5101-4




The human eye is a relatively simple optical instrument that imposes the first performance limits on the visual system. This review describes the main optical properties of the eye: geometric image formation, aberrations, and intraocular scattering. The article also discusses the sources of optical degradations and their impact on visual performance.


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