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  • Vol. 38, Iss. 29 — Oct. 10, 1999
  • pp: 6159–6166

Three-dimensional color holographic display

Brian P. Ketchel, Christy A. Heid, Gary L. Wood, Mary J. Miller, Andrew G. Mott, Richard J. Anderson, and Gregory J. Salamo  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 38, Issue 29, pp. 6159-6166 (1999)

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Three-dimensional (3D) color holograms are recorded in a cerium-doped, strontium barium niobate (SBN:60) photorefractive crystal. These holograms are shown to reconstruct true color reproductions of the original object with an observable field of view of 37°. Angle multiplexing of two or more 3D color holograms is also demonstrated with angle tuning of the reference beam corresponding to a separation angle between stored images of 0.082°. Each of these results is compared with corresponding theoretical predictions.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(090.2870) Holography : Holographic display
(090.4220) Holography : Multiplex holography
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics

Original Manuscript: February 23, 1999
Revised Manuscript: June 18, 1999
Published: October 10, 1999

Brian P. Ketchel, Christy A. Heid, Gary L. Wood, Mary J. Miller, Andrew G. Mott, Richard J. Anderson, and Gregory J. Salamo, "Three-dimensional color holographic display," Appl. Opt. 38, 6159-6166 (1999)

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