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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 7 — Mar. 26, 2012
  • pp: 6897–6904

Multiple-hologram recording with one-beam encoding

Chung-Sheng Chiang, Min-Tzung Shiu, Wen-Ho Wu, Naichia Gary Yeh, and Chi-Ching Chang  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 7, pp. 6897-6904 (2012)

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This research proposes a method that uses a single object beam to record multiple images in a photorefractive crystal medium without having to use any reference wave. The object beam in this study is modulated using a lenticular lens array sheet to produce a set of sub-object beams. These beams are then angularly separated on the recording plane and their scattered waves overlapped in an iron-doped photorefractive LiNbO3 crystal. This single-exposure, multiple-holographic-recording method is simple and proven successful via the experiments that recorded four holograms in a 30 × 30 × 1 mm3 LiNbO3:Fe crystal with single exposure.

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OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.4220) Holography : Multiplex holography
(110.4190) Imaging systems : Multiple imaging

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Original Manuscript: December 15, 2011
Revised Manuscript: March 3, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: March 3, 2012
Published: March 12, 2012

Chung-Sheng Chiang, Min-Tzung Shiu, Wen-Ho Wu, Naichia Gary Yeh, and Chi-Ching Chang, "Multiple-hologram recording with one-beam encoding," Opt. Express 20, 6897-6904 (2012)

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