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  • Vol. 42, Iss. 8 — Mar. 10, 2003
  • pp: 1451–1462

Superresolution by use of code division multiplexing

Jonathan Solomon, Zeev Zalevsky, and David Mendlovic  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 42, Issue 8, pp. 1451-1462 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.42.001451


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Abstract

Traditional methods for superresolution have sacrificed field of view for resolution. These methods multiplexed different parts of the signals’ spectrum on different carriers, and thus managed to transfer a wider range of frequency, in a manner that is similar to frequency division multiplexing in classical communication. We propose code division multiplexing for such an application, which has been shown to have superior capabilities. To enable such mutiplexing we propose a unique setup that creates an incoherent cosine transform of the image. A theoretical analysis of the setup is obtained and later compared with the empirical results.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(070.4560) Fourier optics and signal processing : Data processing by optical means
(100.6640) Image processing : Superresolution

History
Original Manuscript: July 25, 2002
Revised Manuscript: November 20, 2002
Published: March 10, 2003

Citation
Jonathan Solomon, Zeev Zalevsky, and David Mendlovic, "Superresolution by use of code division multiplexing," Appl. Opt. 42, 1451-1462 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-42-8-1451


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