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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 45, Iss. 8 — Mar. 10, 2006
  • pp: 1704–1712

Integral three-dimensional television using a 2000-scanning-line video system

Jun Arai, Makoto Okui, Takayuki Yamashita, and Fumio Okano  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 45, Issue 8, pp. 1704-1712 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.45.001704


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Abstract

We have developed an integral three-dimensional (3-D) television that uses a 2000-scanning-line video system that can shoot and display 3-D color moving images in real time. We had previously developed an integral 3-D television that used a high-definition television system. The new system uses ∼6 times as many elemental images [ 160 ( horizontal ) × 118 ( vertical )   elemental   images ] arranged at 1.5 times the density to improve further the picture quality of the reconstructed image. Through comparison an image near the lens array can be reconstructed at 1.9 times the spatial frequency, and the viewing angle is 1.5 times as wide.

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OCIS Codes
(110.2960) Imaging systems : Image analysis
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition
(120.2040) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Displays

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

History
Original Manuscript: May 16, 2005
Revised Manuscript: October 6, 2005
Manuscript Accepted: October 21, 2005

Citation
Jun Arai, Makoto Okui, Takayuki Yamashita, and Fumio Okano, "Integral three-dimensional television using a 2000-scanning-line video system," Appl. Opt. 45, 1704-1712 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-45-8-1704


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