Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2011 Refracting the k-function: Stavroudis's solution to the eikonal equation for multielement optical systemsJournal of the Optical Society of America A.  28:1312-1321. 2011
2008 Wavefront and caustics of a plane wave refracted by an arbitrary surfaceJournal of the Optical Society of America A.  25:2370-2382. 2008
2006 Laser beam shaping profiles and propagationApplied Optics.  45:5118-5131. 2006
2003 Geometric optics-based design of laser beam shapersOptical Engineering.  42:3123-3138. 2003
2003 Laser Beam ShapingOptical Engineering.  42:3077-3079. 2003
1998 Design and optimization of an irradiance profile-shaping system with a genetic algorithm methodApplied Optics.  37:5216-5221. 1998
1996 Development and testing of a holographic projection systemApplied Optics.  35:5994-5998. 1996
1995 IntroductionJournal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation.  5:5-6. 1995
1995 Optical analysis of an ultra-high resolution two-mirror soft X-ray microscopeJournal of X-Ray Science and Technology.  5:1-19. 1995
1993 Design of gradient-index lens systems for laser beam reshapingApplied Optics.  32:4763-4769. 1993
1993 Differential equation design of finite-conjugate reflective systemsApplied Optics.  32:1179-1188. 1993
1991 Design and analysis of aspherical multilayer imaging x-ray microscopeOptical Engineering.  30:1094-1094. 1991
1991 Development of the water window imaging x-ray microscope utilizing normal incidence multilayer opticsOptical Engineering.  30:1086-1086. 1991
1990 Formula for the rms blur circle radius of Wolter telescope based on aberration theory.Applied Optics.  29:2432. 1990
1990 Design and analysis of a Schwarzschild imaging multilayer X-ray microscopeOptical Engineering.  29:721-727. 1990
1990 Formula for the rms blur circle radius of Wolter telescope based on aberration theoryApplied Optics.  29:2433-2439. 1990
1990 Optical analysis of grazing incidence ring resonators for free-electron lasersOptical Engineering.  29:641-648. 1990
1990 Optimization of three-and four-element lens systems by minimizing the caustic surfacesApplied Optics.  29:4551-4559. 1990
1989 Caustic merit function for optical designApplied Optics.  28:601-606. 1989
1989 Design of a normal incidence multilayer imaging x-ray microscopeJournal of X-Ray Science and Technology.  1:190-206. 1989
1988 Wave front equation, caustics, and wave aberration function of simple lenses and mirrorsApplied Optics.  27:516-522. 1988
1988 Theoretical analysis of stable and unstable aspherical laser cavitiesApplied Optics.  27:75-79. 1988
1986 Application of the flux flow equation to the wolter i x-ray telescope and thin-film multilayered opticsApplied Optics.  25:1997-2002. 1986
1986 Coupling of domed light-emitting diodes with a multimode step-index optical fiberApplied Optics.  25:3435-3442. 1986
1986 SPECTRAL SLICING X-RAY TELESCOPE.Optical Engineering.  25:970-978. 1986
1984 Design and analysis of a two-channel three-mirror x-ray telescopeApplied Optics.  23:2697-2701. 1984
1984 Design and analysis of a two-channel three-mirror x-ray telescope: ErrataApplied Optics.  23:3482-3486. 1984
1984 Theoretical analysis of infrared radiation shields of spacecraftJournal of Spacecraft and Rockets.  21:293-300. 1984
1983 Simulation of optical coupling from surface emitting LEDs.Applied Optics.  22:1722. 1983
1983 Optical Coupling in Fiber Optics Packages with Surface Emitting LED’sIEEE Transactions on Components, Hybrids and Manufacturing Technology.  6:334-342. 1983
1983 SIMULATION OF OPTICAL COUPLING FROM SURFACE EMITTING LEDs.Applied Optics.  11:1722-1730. 1983
1983 TRANSMISSION LINE MODEL OF A VLSI PACKAGE.Solid State Technology.  26:127-131. 1983
1982 Imaging characteristics of a conical primary, aspheric secondary x-ray telescopeApplied Optics.  21:3713-3718. 1982
1982 Formula for the density of tangent rays over a caustic surfaceApplied Optics.  21:3299-3306. 1982
1982 Formula for the density of tangent rays over a caustic surface.Applied Optics.  21:3299-3306. 1982
1981 Simplified formula for the illuminance in an optical system.Applied Optics.  20:897-909. 1981
1981 Simplified formula for the illuminance in an optical systemApplied Optics.  20:897-909. 1981
1980 Refractive optical systems for irradiance redistribution of collimated radiation: Their design and analysisApplied Optics.  19:3545-3553. 1980
1980 CAUSTIC SURFACE ANALYSIS FOR A GRADIENT-INDEX LENS.Journal of the Optical Society of America.  70:1264-1269. 1980
1979 Astronomical applications of grazing incidence telescopes with polynomial surfacesProceedings of SPIE.  184:228-233. 1979
1979 Caustic analysis of intraocular lens implants in humansContact and intraocular lens medical journal.  5:136-140. 1979
1978 Solar concentrating properties of truncated hexagonal, pyramidal and circular conesApplied Optics.  17:2431-2449. 1978
1977 Comparison of the solar concentrating properties of truncated hexagonal, pyramidal and circular conesProceedings of SPIE.  114:67-94. 1977
1976 Analytical illuminance and caustic surface calculations in geometrical opticsApplied Optics.  15:2588-2596. 1976
1976 CAUSTIC SURFACE AND THE CODDINGTON EQUATIONS.J Opt Soc Am.  66:76-77. 1976
1975 Analytical illuminance calculation in a multi-interface optical systemOptica acta.  22:485-501. 1975
1975 CAUSTIC AND ANALYTICAL ILLUMINANCE CALCULATIONS FOR A MODEL OF THE HUMAN EYE.Optical Engineering.  14:237-240. 1975
1975 Computerized analysis of the image quality of the human eye with optical aidsOptometry and Vision Science.  52:561-566. 1975
1975 Computerized analysis of the image quality of the human eye with optical aidsOptometry and Vision Science.  52:561-566. 1975
1975 Design of reflectors which will distribute sunlight in a specified mannerSolar Energy.  17:221-227. 1975
1975 Specular aspheric surface to obtain a specified irradiance from discrete or continuous line source radiation: Design.Applied Optics.  14:1279-1284. 1975
1974 Equation for the intensity of acoustic rays deflected by an object in a variable velocity mediumJournal of the Acoustical Society of America.  56:1327-1335. 1974
1973 Caustic surfaces and irradiance for reflection and refraction from an ellipsoid, elliptic paraboloid, and elliptic coneApplied Optics.  12:2955-2959. 1973
1973 FLUX DENSITY FOR RAY PROPAGATION IN GEOMETRICAL OPTICS.J Opt Soc Am.  63:299-304. 1973
1973 Flux density for ray propagation in discrete index media expressed in terms of the intrinsic geometry of the deflecting surfaceOptica acta.  20:287-301. 1973
1973 Heat flux contours on a plane for parallel radiation specularly reflected from a cone, a hemisphere and a paraboloidInternational Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.  16:281-291. 1973
1973 Specular reflection of heat radiation from an arbitrary reflector surface to an arbitrary receiver surfaceInternational Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.  16:271-280. 1973
1973 View function in generalized curvilinear coordinates for specular reflection of radiation from a curved surfaceInternational Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.  16:1492-1496. 1973
1969 Infrared emission from a V-shaped metal groove compared with that from a flat surface of the same metalReview of Scientific Instruments.  40:927-929. 1969

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of Georgia 1973
  • Full Name

  • David Shealy