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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 24 — Dec. 2, 2013
  • pp: 29628–29636

Depth enhancement of multi-layer light field display using polarization dependent internal reflection

Na-Young Jo, Hong-Gi Lim, Sung-Keun Lee, Yong-Soo Kim, and Jae-Hyeung Park  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 24, pp. 29628-29636 (2013)

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A technique to enhance the depth range of the multi-layer light field three-dimensional display is proposed. A set of the optical plates are stacked in front of the conventional multi-layer light field display, creating additional internal reflection for one polarization state. By switching between two orthogonal polarization states in synchronization with the displayed three-dimensional images, the depth range of the display can be doubled. The proposed method is verified experimentally, confirming its feasibility.

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OCIS Codes
(100.6890) Image processing : Three-dimensional image processing
(110.2990) Imaging systems : Image formation theory
(220.2740) Optical design and fabrication : Geometric optical design

ToC Category:
Image Processing

Original Manuscript: September 12, 2013
Revised Manuscript: November 15, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: November 17, 2013
Published: November 22, 2013

Na-Young Jo, Hong-Gi Lim, Sung-Keun Lee, Yong-Soo Kim, and Jae-Hyeung Park, "Depth enhancement of multi-layer light field display using polarization dependent internal reflection," Opt. Express 21, 29628-29636 (2013)

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