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  • Vol. 6, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 2010
  • pp: 531–543

Laser-Based Head-Tracked 3D Display Research

Rajwinder Singh Brar, Phil Surman, Ian Sexton, Richard Bates, Wing Kai Lee, Klaus Hopf, Frank Neumann, Sally E. Day, and Eero Willman

Journal of Display Technology, Vol. 6, Issue 10, pp. 531-543 (2010)


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Abstract

The construction and operation of two laser-based glasses-free 3D (autostereoscopic) displays that have been carried out within the European Union-funded projects MUTED and HELIUM3D is described in this paper. Both use a multi-user head tracker to direct regions viewer's referred to as exit pupils to viewer's eyes. MUTED employs a direct-view LCD whose backlight comprises novel steering optics and in HELIUM3D image information is supplied by a horizontally-scanned fast light valve whose output is controlled by a spatial light modulator (SLM). The principle of operation, construction and results obtained are described.

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Rajwinder Singh Brar, Phil Surman, Ian Sexton, Richard Bates, Wing Kai Lee, Klaus Hopf, Frank Neumann, Sally E. Day, and Eero Willman, "Laser-Based Head-Tracked 3D Display Research," J. Display Technol. 6, 531-543 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jdt/abstract.cfm?URI=jdt-6-10-531


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