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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 2 — Jan. 10, 1992
  • pp: 223–229

Computer-generated three-dimensional image holograms

Detlef Leseberg  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 2, pp. 223-229 (1992)

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A synthetic generation of three-dimensional image holograms is suggested. The complex amplitude in the hologram is calculated by using the spectrum of plane waves. Specifically, three-dimensional images are composed of planar and inclined two-dimensional distributions. In display applications, large hologram apertures can be achieved by introducing a remote exit pupil. A synthetic three-dimensional image is optically reconstructed.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: December 26, 1989
Published: January 10, 1992

Detlef Leseberg, "Computer-generated three-dimensional image holograms," Appl. Opt. 31, 223-229 (1992)

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