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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 52, Iss. 16 — Jun. 1, 2013
  • pp: 3680–3688

Hybrid optical system for three-dimensional shape acquisition

In Yeop Jang, Min Ki Park, and Kwan H. Lee  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 52, Issue 16, pp. 3680-3688 (2013)

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Hybrid concepts are often used to improve existing methods in many fields. We developed a hybrid optical system that consists of multiple color cameras and one depth camera to make up the concavity problem of the visual hull construction. The heterogeneous data from the color cameras and the depth camera is fused in an effective way. The experimental results show that the proposed hybrid system can reconstruct concave objects successfully by combining the visual hull and the depth data.

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OCIS Codes
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(110.5200) Imaging systems : Photography
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition
(150.6910) Machine vision : Three-dimensional sensing

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

Original Manuscript: March 1, 2013
Revised Manuscript: April 21, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: April 22, 2013
Published: May 22, 2013

In Yeop Jang, Min Ki Park, and Kwan H. Lee, "Hybrid optical system for three-dimensional shape acquisition," Appl. Opt. 52, 3680-3688 (2013)

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