Introduction. Part I--Classical Mechanics: Relativistic Kinematics. Different Forms of Trajectory Equations. Variational Principles. Hamiltonian Optics. Part II--Calculation of Static Fields: Basic Concepts and Equations. Series Expansions. Boundary-Value Problems. Integral Equations. The Boundary-Element Method. The Finite-Difference Method (FDM). The Finite-Element Method (FEM). Field-Interpolation Techniques. Part III--The Paraxial Approximation: Introduction. Systems with an Axis of Rotational Symmetry. Gaussian Optics of Rotationally Symmetric Systems: Asymptotic Image Formation. Gaussian Optics of Rotationally Symmetric Systems: Real Cardinal Elements. Electron Mirrors. Quadrupole Lenses. Cylindrical Lenses. Part IV--Aberrations: Introduction. Perturbation Theory: General Formalism. The Relation Between Permitted Types of Aberration and System Symmetry. The Geometrical Aberrations of Round Lenses. Asymptotic Aberration Coefficients. Chromatic Aberrations. Aberration Matrices and the Aberrations of Lens Combinations. The Aberrations of Mirrors and Cathode Lenses. The Aberrations of Quadrupole Lenses and Octopoles. The Aberrations of Cylindrical Lenses. Parasitic Aberrations. Part V--Deflection Systems: Deflection Systems and their Aberrations. Part VI--Computer-Aided Electron Optics: Numerical Calculation of Trajectories, Paraxial Properties and Aberrations. The Use of Computer Algebra Languages. Notes and References. Index.
Part VII--Instrumental Optics: Electrostatic Lenses. Magnetic Lenses. Electron Mirrors. Cathode Lenses and Field-Emission Microscopy. Quadrupole Lenses. Deflection Systems. Part VII--Aberration Correction and Beam Intensity Distribution (Caustics): Aberration Correction. Caustics and their Applications. Part IX--Electron Guns: General Features of Electron Guns. Theory of Electro