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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 47, Iss. 24 — Aug. 20, 2008
  • pp: 4400–4404

Optical authentication method using a three-dimensional phase object with various wavelength readouts

Osamu Matoba, Tomo Sawasaki, and Kouichi Nitta  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 47, Issue 24, pp. 4400-4404 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.47.004400


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Abstract

An optical system for authentication using a 3D (3D) random phase object with various wavelength readouts is proposed. The 3D phase object without surface modulation is secure when the scattering is strong enough because it prevents from the interferometric measurement. The identification is implemented by the correlation between a measured speckle pattern of the 3D phase object and stored speckle patterns. For accurate identification, two speckle patterns of the 3D object obtained by illuminating two wavelengths are used. Experimental demonstrations and numerical evaluations of wavelength selectivity are presented.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(070.1170) Fourier optics and signal processing : Analog optical signal processing
(100.3008) Image processing : Image recognition, algorithms and filters

ToC Category:
Image Processing

History
Original Manuscript: March 10, 2008
Revised Manuscript: June 23, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: July 7, 2008
Published: August 19, 2008

Citation
Osamu Matoba, Tomo Sawasaki, and Kouichi Nitta, "Optical authentication method using a three-dimensional phase object with various wavelength readouts," Appl. Opt. 47, 4400-4404 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-47-24-4400


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