Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Photonics Dictionary

field lens

1. A lens situated at or near the plane of an internal image to project the aperture of a previous objective or erector upon the aperture of a following lens. 2. A lens at or near the plane of a ground-glass screen to bend the edge light toward the eye of an observer; a Fresnel lens often is used in this capacity. 3. That component of an eyepiece closest to the objective; it determines the diameter of the field of view of the instrument.
Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top

Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.