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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 22 — Oct. 26, 2009
  • pp: 19691–19697

One-unit system to reconstruct a 3-D movie at a video-rate via electroholography

Yasuyuki Ichihashi, Nobuyuki Masuda, Munenori Tsuge, Hirotaka Nakayama, Atsushi Shiraki, Tomoyoshi Shimobaba, and Tomoyoshi Ito  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 22, pp. 19691-19697 (2009)

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We have developed a one-unit system, including creating and displaying a hologram for real-time reproduction of a three-dimensional image via electroholography. We have constructed this one-unit system by connecting a special-purpose computer for holography and a special display board with a reflective liquid crystal display as a spatial light modulator. Using this one-unit system, we succeeded in reproducing a three-dimensional image composed of 10,000 points at a speed of 30 frames per second, which is the video rate in NTSC format. In addition, we were able to control a three-dimensional image in real-time using our system.

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OCIS Codes
(090.1760) Holography : Computer holography
(090.2870) Holography : Holographic display
(090.5694) Holography : Real-time holography

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Original Manuscript: September 8, 2009
Revised Manuscript: October 5, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: October 10, 2009
Published: October 15, 2009

Yasuyuki Ichihashi, Nobuyuki Masuda, Munenori Tsuge, Hirotaka Nakayama, Atsushi Shiraki, Tomoyoshi Shimobaba, and Tomoyoshi Ito, "One-unit system to reconstruct a 3-D movie at a video-rate via electroholography," Opt. Express 17, 19691-19697 (2009)

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