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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 25 — Dec. 8, 2008
  • pp: 20241–20248

Geometrical camera calibration with diffractive optical elements

M. Bauer, D. Grießbach, A. Hermerschmidt, S. Krüger, M. Scheele, and A. Schischmanow  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 25, pp. 20241-20248 (2008)

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Traditional methods for geometrical camera calibration are based on calibration grids or single pixel illumination by collimated light. A new method for geometrical sensor calibration by means of Diffractive Optical Elements (DOE) in connection with a laser beam equipment is presented. This method can be especially used for 2D-sensor array systems but in principle also for line scanners.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(040.1490) Detectors : Cameras
(050.1380) Diffraction and gratings : Binary optics
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(080.0080) Geometric optics : Geometric optics

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

Original Manuscript: August 26, 2008
Revised Manuscript: October 16, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: October 24, 2008
Published: November 24, 2008

M. Bauer, D. Grießbach, A. Hermerschmidt, S. Krüger, M. Scheele, and A. Schischmanow, "Geometrical camera calibration with diffractive optical elements," Opt. Express 16, 20241-20248 (2008)

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