Adaptive optics visual simulators: a review of recent optical designs and applications

PLUTO / PLUTO-2 Spatial Light Modulators
Adaptive Optics / Wavefront Control
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Authors: Marcos, Susana; Artal, Pablo; Atchison, David A.; Hampson, Karen; Legras, Richard; Lundström, Linda & Yoon, Geunyoung
Abstract:

“In their pioneering work demonstrating measurement and full correction of the eye’s optical aberrations, Liang, Williams and Miller, [JOSA A 14, 2884 (1997) [CrossRef]] showed improvement in visual performance using adaptive optics (AO). Since then, AO visual simulators have been developed to explore the spatial limits to human vision and as platforms to test non-invasively optical corrections for presbyopia, myopia, or corneal irregularities. These applications have allowed new psychophysics bypassing the optics of the eye, ranging from studying the impact of the interactions of monochromatic and chromatic aberrations on vision to neural adaptation. Other applications address new paradigms of lens designs and corrections of ocular errors. The current paper describes a series of AO visual simulators developed in laboratories around the world, key applications, and current trends and challenges. As the field moves into its second quarter century, new available technologies and a solid reception by the clinical community promise a vigorous and expanding use of AO simulation in years to come.”

Open Access

Publication: Biomedical Optics Express
Issue/Year: Biomedical Optics Express, Volume 13; Number 12; Pages 6508; 2022
DOI: 10.1364/boe.473458
Link: https://dx.doi.org/10.1364/boe.473458

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