Tag: hyperopia

Hyperopia as Physical Disability

Basic farsightedness, or hyperopia, is not the simple opposite to nearsightedness, or myopia. More appropriately, it is the obverse, the complete flip side of a basic principle of human visual function. A recent study confirmed once again that basic visual…


  Classical / Physical / Geometric Optics Basic Optics Review Optical Transfer Function: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optical_transfer_function Anti-Reflective Coatings Physiological Optics Myopia Hyperopia Astigmatism Presbyopia Journal – Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/%28ISSN%291475-1313 The Optics Society ‘OpticsInfoBase’: http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ocisdirectory/330_5370.cfm