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    Extended viewing angle holographic display system with tilted SLMs in a circular configuration


    Kozacki, Tomasz and Kujawinska, Malgorzata and Finke, Grzegorz and Hennelly, Bryan M. (2012) Extended viewing angle holographic display system with tilted SLMs in a circular configuration. Applied Optics, 51 (11). pp. 1771-1780. ISSN 1559-128X

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    Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.51.001771


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    Abstract

    This paper presents an extended viewing angle holographic display for reconstruction of real world objects in which the capture and display systems are decoupled. This is achieved by employing multiple tilted spatial light modulators (SLMs) arranged in a circular configuration. In order to prove the proper reconstruction and visual perception of holographic images the Wigner distribution function is employed. We describe both the capture system using a single static camera with a rotating object and a holographic display utilizing six tilted SLMs. The experimental results based on the reconstruction of computer generated and real world scenes are presented. The coherent noise removal procedure is described and implemented. The experiments prove the possibility to view images reconstructed in the display binocularly and with good quality.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: The definitive version of this article is available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.51.001771 . © 2012 Optical Society of America. The research leading to these results has received funding from the EU 7th Framework Program FP7/ 2007-2013 under agreement 216105 (‘Real 3-D’ Project) and the statutory funds of Warsaw University of Technology.
    Keywords: Extended viewing angle; holographic display system; tilted SLMs; circular configuration; spatial light modulator;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
    Faculty of Science and Engineering > Electronic Engineering
    Item ID: 5771
    Depositing User: Dr. Bryan Hennelly
    Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2015 15:58
    Journal or Publication Title: Applied Optics
    Publisher: Optical Society of America
    Refereed: Yes
    Funders: European Community’s Seventh Framework Programme
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