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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 7 — Apr. 3, 2006
  • pp: 2625–2630

Compression of digital holograms of three-dimensional objects using wavelets

Alison E. Shortt, Thomas J. Naughton, and Bahram Javidi  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 7, pp. 2625-2630 (2006)

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We present the results of what we believe is the first application of wavelet analysis to the compression of complex-valued digital holograms of three-dimensional real-world objects. We achieve compression through thresholding and quantization of the wavelet coefficients, followed by lossless encoding of the quantized data.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(100.2000) Image processing : Digital image processing
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(100.7410) Image processing : Wavelets

ToC Category:
Image Processing

Original Manuscript: February 13, 2006
Revised Manuscript: March 16, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: March 20, 2006
Published: April 3, 2006

Alison Shortt, Thomas J. Naughton, and Bahram Javidi, "Compression of digital holograms of three-dimensional objects using wavelets," Opt. Express 14, 2625-2630 (2006)

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