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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 10, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1971
  • pp: 38–41

Motion Blurring with Decaying Detector Response

L. Levi  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 10, Issue 1, pp. 38-41 (1971)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.10.000038


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Abstract

The spread function and optical transfer function associated with image motion relative to the recording medium are derived and generalized to cover media whose response changes with time. Specific expressions are derived for an exponentially decaying response and three types of image motion: linear, sinusoidal, and random walk. An expression for the blurring in flying spot scanners using cathode ray tubes, caused by the finite decay time of the phosphor, is also derived.

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History
Original Manuscript: May 22, 1970
Published: January 1, 1971

Citation
L. Levi, "Motion Blurring with Decaying Detector Response," Appl. Opt. 10, 38-41 (1971)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-10-1-38


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References

  1. E. L. O’Neill, Introduction to Statistical Optics (Addison-Wesley, Reading, Mass., 1963), Chap. 5.
  2. L. Levi, Applied Optics (Wiley, New York, 1968), Sec. 3.2.
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  6. Reference 2, Table 53.
  7. S. Chandrasekhar, Rev. Mod. Phys. 15, 1 (1943), Chap. 1, Sec. 4a. [CrossRef]

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