Diffractive properties of the Diffrax bifocal lens
Atchison, David A. & Thibos, Larry N. (1993) Diffractive properties of the Diffrax bifocal lens. Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics, 13(2), pp. 186-188.
We have verified that the Pilkington Diffrax lens behaves optically as a diffractive bifocal contact lens. The longitudinal chromatic aberration of the lens is similar of that predicted by theory, both on and off the eye. The over-refraction with the lens on the eye is similar to the distance subjective refraction, which is also predicted.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
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|Keywords:||bifocal lens, diffractive properties, contact lens, chromatic aberration|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health|
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1993 Blackwell Publishing|
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|Deposited On:||27 Sep 2006|
|Last Modified:||11 Aug 2011 03:50|
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