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ISSN: 1023-5086


ISSN: 1023-5086

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Opticheskii Zhurnal

A full-text English translation of the journal is published by Optica Publishing Group under the title “Journal of Optical Technology”

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Circular-scan panoramic systems

For Russian citation (Opticheskii Zhurnal):

Архипова Л.Н., Багдасаров А.А., Багдасарова О.В., Шевченко Д.Н. Панорамные системы кругового обзора // Оптический журнал. 2016. Т. 83. № 6. С. 20–31.


Arkhipova L.N., Bagdasarov A.A., Bagdasarova O.V., Shevchenko D.N. Circular-scan panoramic systems [in Russian] // Opticheskii Zhurnal. 2016. V. 83. № 6. P. 20–31.

For citation (Journal of Optical Technology):

L. N. Arkhipova, A. A. Bagdasarov, O. V. Bagdasarova, and D. N. Shevchenko, "Circular-scan panoramic systems," Journal of Optical Technology. 83(6), 342-350 (2016).


In terms of the proposed classification, this paper discusses the development of systems for circular scanning of the surrounding space, presents the results of studies of the optical layouts of objectives with forward extensions that provide panoramic scanning of 360° over the azimuth, and determines the compositional development trends of the front components of such systems, formed under the conditions of modern advances in optical design and optical-surface fabrication technology.


panoramic optics, mirror-lens attachment, angular field, cylindrical format, rectangular format, distortion, anamorphosis

OCIS codes: 120.4820, 2203620


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