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  • Vol. 24, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 1985
  • pp: 777–784

Computer-generated holograms: carrier of polar geometry

Gerd Neugebauer, Richard Hauck, and Olof Bryngdahl  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 24, Issue 6, pp. 777-784 (1985)

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Computer-generated holograms with spatial carriers of polar geometry are investigated. Binary Fourier holograms are produced using a point-oriented concept. Two binarization processes are illustrated: simple hardclipping and pulse density coding.

© 1985 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: July 7, 1984
Published: March 15, 1985

Gerd Neugebauer, Richard Hauck, and Olof Bryngdahl, "Computer-generated holograms: carrier of polar geometry," Appl. Opt. 24, 777-784 (1985)

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