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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 23 — Nov. 9, 2009
  • pp: 21015–21029

Single-shot holography for depth resolved three dimensional imaging

Nektarios Koukourakis, Christoph Kasseck, Daniel Rytz, Nils C. Gerhardt, and Martin R. Hofmann  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 23, pp. 21015-21029 (2009)

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We introduce a method for depth-resolved photorefractive holographic imaging with potentially extremely short acquisition time for a complete three dimensional (3D) image. By combining the advantages of full-field frequency-domain optical coherence tomography with those of photorefractive holography our concept is capable of obtaining 3D information with only one single shot. We describe the operation principle of our concept and give a first experimental proof of principle.

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OCIS Codes
(070.4790) Fourier optics and signal processing : Spectrum analysis
(090.4220) Holography : Multiplex holography
(090.7330) Holography : Volume gratings
(100.2650) Image processing : Fringe analysis
(170.4500) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical coherence tomography
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics
(090.1995) Holography : Digital holography

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Original Manuscript: July 17, 2009
Revised Manuscript: August 31, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: September 7, 2009
Published: November 3, 2009

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Nektarios Koukourakis, Christoph Kasseck, Daniel Rytz, Nils C. Gerhardt, and Martin R. Hofmann, "Single-shot holography for depth resolved 
three dimensional imaging," Opt. Express 17, 21015-21029 (2009)

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