Optics Inspections and Tests: A Guide for Optics Inspectors and Designers
Quality is a vital metric that can have a significant effect on customer satisfaction. Therefore, inspectors must have extensive knowledge about the applicable tools and techniques. This book presents the equipment used in the optics industry for manufacturing (grinding and polishing), processes (coatings and their durability), inspection, and testing of mechanical and optical parameters of optical elements. It also addresses topics such as optical materials, production methods, and the standards and specifications used to determine requirements in drawings and tests.