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  • Vol. 50, Iss. 11 — Apr. 10, 2011
  • pp: 1587–1592

Reply to “Comments on multiple aperture cameras”

David J. Brady  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 11, pp. 1587-1592 (2011)

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In response to “Comments on ‘Design and characterization of thin multiple aperture infrared cameras,’” Appl. Opt. 50, 1584 (2011), I explain how aliasing and regularization impact noise scaling in multiple aperture imagers.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(100.6640) Image processing : Superresolution
(110.3080) Imaging systems : Infrared imaging
(110.1758) Imaging systems : Computational imaging

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

Original Manuscript: July 27, 2010
Revised Manuscript: November 28, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: January 31, 2011
Published: April 7, 2011

David J. Brady, "Reply to “Comments on multiple aperture cameras”," Appl. Opt. 50, 1587-1592 (2011)

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