OSA's Digital Library

Journal of the Optical Society of America

Journal of the Optical Society of America

  • Vol. 63, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 1973
  • pp: 416–419

Image formation using self-imaging techniques

Olof Bryngdahl  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA, Vol. 63, Issue 4, pp. 416-419 (1973)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSA.63.000416


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (429 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Two situations in which self-imaging techniques can be applied to advantage are presented: the pinhole-array camera and transmission through an optical fiber. The experimental procedure and results are presented for the case of a pinhole array illuminated with an extended incoherent object distribution. In the Fresnel-image planes, more images are formed than there are pinholes in the array, which is in contrast to the case of the pinhole-array camera. An optical fiber or thin film working in the kaleidoscope mode may form an image, provided that its length fulfills the self-imaging condition.

Citation
Olof Bryngdahl, "Image formation using self-imaging techniques," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 63, 416-419 (1973)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josa/abstract.cfm?URI=josa-63-4-416

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited