Tag: myopia


  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

Myopia Control

  This post will track some research on control of myopia progression. Myopia, nearsightedness, frequently seems to ‘creep’ along and become stronger and stronger, to the point that correcting glasses become very expensive and esthetically challenging to manage. With extreme…


  When we say someone is ‘nearsighted’, it means their vision is ‘near’, that is, they see better up close than far away. This is the reverse problem optically from farsightedness, and a much different problem physiologically, or in terms…