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  • 1) Designs optical systems with specific characteristics to fit within specified physical limits of precision optical instruments, such as still- and motion-picture cameras, lens systems, telescopes, and viewing and display devices: Determines specifications for operations and makes adjustments to calibrate and obtain specified operational performance.

  • 2) Determines proper operation of optical system and makes adjustments to perfect system.

  • 3) Designs mounts for components to hold them in proper planes in relation to each other and instrument in which they will be used.

  • 4) Designs inspection instruments to test optical systems for defects, such as aberrations and deviations.

  • 5) May work with electrical and mechanical engineering staff to develop overall design of optical system.




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DOT:   019.061-018

Job Number: 6964