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does a hemispherical lens focus parallel light rays from any direction on the centre of its plane surface?
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"does a hemispherical lens focus parallel light rays from any direction on the centre of its plane surface?"
A web search for "hemispherical lens" will give you much more information. Most first-level physics books also discuss geometrical optics.
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