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Optics Express

  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 11, Iss. 18 — Sep. 8, 2003
  • pp: 2134–2141

Imaging with random 3D reference structures

Prasant Potuluri, Mingbo Xu, and David J. Brady  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 11, Issue 18, pp. 2134-2141 (2003)

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We describe a sensor system based on 3D ‘reference structures’ which implements a mapping from a 3D source volume on to a 2D sensor plane. The reference structure used here is a random three dimensional distribution of polystyrene beads.We show how this bead structure spatially segments the source volume and present some simple experimental results of 2D and 3D imaging.

© 2003 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition
(180.6900) Microscopy : Three-dimensional microscopy

ToC Category:
Focus Issue: Integrated computational imaging systems

Original Manuscript: July 9, 2003
Revised Manuscript: August 20, 2003
Published: September 8, 2003

Prasant Potuluri, Mingbo Xu, and David Brady, "Imaging with random 3D reference structures," Opt. Express 11, 2134-2141 (2003)

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