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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 25 — Dec. 3, 2012
  • pp: 27222–27229

A holographic projection system with an electrically tuning and continuously adjustable optical zoom

Hung-Chun Lin, Neil Collings, Ming-Syuan Chen, and Yi-Hsin Lin  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 25, pp. 27222-27229 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.20.027222


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Abstract

A holographic projection system with optical zoom is demonstrated. By using a combination of a LC lens and an encoded Fresnel lens on the LCoS panel, we can control zoom in a holographic projector. The magnification can be electrically adjusted by tuning the focal length of the combination of the two lenses. The zoom ratio of the holographic projection system can reach 3.7:1 with continuous zoom function. The optical zoom function can decrease the complexity of the holographic projection system.

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OCIS Codes
(230.2090) Optical devices : Electro-optical devices
(230.3720) Optical devices : Liquid-crystal devices
(230.6120) Optical devices : Spatial light modulators

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

History
Original Manuscript: September 14, 2012
Revised Manuscript: November 4, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: November 12, 2012
Published: November 19, 2012

Citation
Hung-Chun Lin, Neil Collings, Ming-Syuan Chen, and Yi-Hsin Lin, "A holographic projection system with an electrically tuning and continuously adjustable optical zoom," Opt. Express 20, 27222-27229 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-20-25-27222


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