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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 13 — Jun. 20, 2011
  • pp: 12809–12814

Dynamic three-dimensional sensing for specular surface with monoscopic fringe reflectometry

Lei Huang, Chi Seng Ng, and Anand Krishna Asundi  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 13, pp. 12809-12814 (2011)

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Dynamic full-field three-dimensional sensing of specular reflective surfaces can be conveniently implemented with fringe reflection technique. A monoscopic fringe reflectometric system can be adopted as a simple measuring setup. With the assistance of the windowed Fourier ridges method as an advanced fringe demodulation technique, only one cross grating is needed to reconstruct the three-dimensional surface shape changes. A suitable calibration enables determination of the actual three-dimensional surface profile. Experimental results of water wave variations are shown to demonstrate the feasibility of the proposed approach.

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OCIS Codes
(120.2650) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Fringe analysis
(120.5050) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase measurement
(120.5700) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Reflection
(150.6910) Machine vision : Three-dimensional sensing

ToC Category:
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

Original Manuscript: April 26, 2011
Revised Manuscript: May 26, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: May 26, 2011
Published: June 17, 2011

Lei Huang, Chi Seng Ng, and Anand Krishna Asundi, "Dynamic three-dimensional sensing for specular surface with monoscopic fringe reflectometry," Opt. Express 19, 12809-12814 (2011)

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