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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 2 — Jan. 23, 2006
  • pp: 587–592

Special purpose computer for digital holographic particle tracking velocimetry

Nobuyuki Masuda, Tomoyoshi Ito, Kazuya Kayama, Hiroaki Kono, Satake Shin-ichi, Tomoaki Kunugi, and Kazuho Sato  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 2, pp. 587-592 (2006)

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We have designed a special purpose computer system for digital holographic particle tracking velocimetry (DHPTV). We present the pipeline for calculating the intensity of an object from a hologram by fast Fourier transform in an FPGA chip. This system uses four FPGA chips and can make 100 reconstructed images from a 256×256-grid hologram in 266 msec. It is expected that this system will improve the efficiency of analysis in DHPTV.

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OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.1760) Holography : Computer holography
(120.7250) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Velocimetry

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Nobuyuki Masuda, Tomoyoshi Ito, Kazuya Kayama, Hiroaki Kono, Shin-ichi Satake, Tomoaki Kunugi, and Kazuho Sato, "Special purpose computer for digital holographic particle tracking velocimetry," Opt. Express 14, 587-592 (2006)

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