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  • Vol. 32, Iss. 17 — Jun. 10, 1993
  • pp: 3130–3136

Complex-valued error diffusion for off-axis computer-generated holograms

Reiner Eschbach and Zhigang Fan  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 32, Issue 17, pp. 3130-3136 (1993)

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Error diffusion has been proven to be a valuable tool in the calculation of computer-generated holograms. Real-valued error diffusion has been used to calculate the transmission functions for real-valued holograms with off-axis reconstructions. We demonstrate the use of a complex-valued error-diffusion algorithm on real-valued hologram data in order to achieve larger flexibility in the shaping of the noise spectrum.

© 1993 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: November 11, 1992
Published: June 10, 1993

Reiner Eschbach and Zhigang Fan, "Complex-valued error diffusion for off-axis computer-generated holograms," Appl. Opt. 32, 3130-3136 (1993)

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