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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 10 — May. 20, 2013
  • pp: 12539–12545

Image restoration through thin turbid layers by correlation with a known object

Hexiang He, Yefeng Guan, and Jianying Zhou  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 10, pp. 12539-12545 (2013)

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A method to recover the image of an object behind thin turbid layers is developed by wavefront shaping technique. The optimized wavefront is generated by modulating the scattering light of a known object with a spatial light modulator. A Pearson Correlation Coefficient is introduced as a cost function for the optimization. A beam scanning method based on optical memory effect is proposed to further enlarge the Field-of-View (FOV). The experimental results show good fidelity and large FOV of the recovered image.

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OCIS Codes
(030.6140) Coherence and statistical optics : Speckle
(110.0113) Imaging systems : Imaging through turbid media

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

Original Manuscript: March 26, 2013
Revised Manuscript: May 2, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: May 8, 2013
Published: May 14, 2013

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Hexiang He, Yefeng Guan, and Jianying Zhou, "Image restoration through thin turbid layers by correlation with a known object," Opt. Express 21, 12539-12545 (2013)

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