OSA's Digital Library

Optics Express

Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 22, Iss. 2 — Jan. 27, 2014
  • pp: 1824–1834

A hyperspectral imager based on a Fabry-Perot interferometer with dielectric mirrors

Massimo Zucco, Marco Pisani, Valentina Caricato, and Andrea Egidi  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 2, pp. 1824-1834 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.001824


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (2278 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

In this paper we present a new hyperspectral imager based on a Fabry-Perot interferometer with low reflectivity dielectric mirrors. This set-up has been validated by measuring hypercubes of scenes containing emitting bodies and reflective surfaces in the visible region and compared with success with reference spectra. The system is based on dielectric mirrors which, with respect to similar systems based on metallic mirrors, have lower losses at lower cost and are available off-the-shelf. The spectra calculation is carried out with a Fourier transform based algorithm which takes into account the not negligible dispersion of the mirrors.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(070.4790) Fourier optics and signal processing : Spectrum analysis
(100.5070) Image processing : Phase retrieval
(300.6300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, Fourier transforms
(110.3175) Imaging systems : Interferometric imaging
(110.4234) Imaging systems : Multispectral and hyperspectral imaging

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

History
Original Manuscript: September 24, 2013
Revised Manuscript: November 21, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: November 22, 2013
Published: January 21, 2014

Citation
Massimo Zucco, Marco Pisani, Valentina Caricato, and Andrea Egidi, "A hyperspectral imager based on a Fabry-Perot interferometer with dielectric mirrors," Opt. Express 22, 1824-1834 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-22-2-1824


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. J. Y. Hardeberg, F. Schmitt, and H. Brettel, “Multispectral color image capture using a liquid crystal tunable filter,” Opt. Eng.41(10), 2532–2548 (2002). [CrossRef]
  2. M. E. Klein, B. J. Aalderink, R. Padoan, G. De Bruin, and T. A. Steemers, “Quantitative hyperspectral reflectance imaging,” Sensors8(9), 5576–5618 (2008). [CrossRef]
  3. F. Rosi, C. Miliani, R. Braun, R. Harig, D. Sali, B. G. Brunetti, and A. Sgamellotti, “Noninvasive analysis of paintings by mid-infrared hyperspectral imaging,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl.52(20), 5258–5261 (2013). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  4. M. Schlerf, G. Rock, P. Lagueux, F. Ronellenfitsch, M. Gerhards, L. Hoffmann, and T. Udelhoven, “A hyperspectral thermal infrared imaging instrument for natural resources applications,” Remote Sens.4(12), 3995–4009 (2012). [CrossRef]
  5. M. J. Barnsley, J. J. Settle, M. A. Cutter, D. R. Lobb, and F. Teston, “The PROBA/CHRIS mission: A low-cost smallsat for hyperspectral multiangle observations of the earth surface and atmosphere,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens.42(7), 1512–1520 (2004). [CrossRef]
  6. http://projects.pmodwrc.ch/env03/ .
  7. X. Ye, K. Sakai, H. Okamoto, and L. O. Garciano, “A ground-based hyperspectral imaging system for characterizing vegetation spectral features,” Comput. Electron. Agric.63(1), 13–21 (2008). [CrossRef]
  8. C. F. Cull, K. Choi, D. J. Brady, and T. Oliver, “Identification of fluorescent beads using a coded aperture snapshot spectral imager,” Appl. Opt.49(10), B59–B70 (2010). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  9. M. Kamruzzaman, G. ElMasry, D. W. Sun, and P. Allen, “Application of NIR hyperspectral imaging for discrimination of lamb muscles,” J. Food Eng.104(3), 332–340 (2011). [CrossRef]
  10. Y. Nie, B. Xiangli, J. Zhou, and X. Wei, “Design of airborne imaging spectrometer based on curved prism,” Proc. SPIE8197, 81970U (2011). [CrossRef]
  11. G. Zhou, K. K. L. Cheo, Y. Du, F. S. Chau, H. Feng, and Q. Zhang, “Hyperspectral imaging using a microelectrical-mechanical-systems-based in-plane vibratory grating scanner with a single photodetector,” Opt. Lett.34(6), 764–766 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  12. N. Gat, “Imaging spectroscopy using tunable filters: a review,” Proc. SPIE4056, 50–64 (2000). [CrossRef]
  13. A. Barducci, D. Guzzi, C. Lastri, P. Marcoionni, V. Nardino, and I. Pippi, “Theoretical aspects of Fourier transform spectrometry and common path triangular interferometers,” Opt. Express18(11), 11622–11649 (2010). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  14. D. A. Naylor and B. G. Gom, “SCUBA-2 imaging Fourier transform spectrometer,” Proc. SPIE5159, 91–101 (2004). [CrossRef]
  15. R. Alcock and J. Coupland, “A compact, high numerical aperture imaging Fourier transform spectrometer and its application,” Meas. Sci. Technol.17(11), 2861–2868 (2006). [CrossRef]
  16. M. Pisani and M. Zucco, “Fourier transform based hyperspectral imaging,” in Fourier Transforms - Approach to Scientific Principles, G. Nikolic, ed. (Intech, 2011), Chap. 21.
  17. L. W. Schumann and T. S. Lomheim, “Infrared hyperspectral imaging Fourier transform and dispersive spectrometers: comparison of signal-to-noise based performance,” Proc. SPIE4480, 1–14 (2002). [CrossRef]
  18. P. Griffiths and J. A. De Haseth, Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometry, Vol. 171 (John Wiley, 2007).
  19. S. W. Smith, The Scientist and Engineer’s Guide to Digital Signal Processing (California Technical, 1997).
  20. H. E. Snell, W. B. Cook, and P. B. Hays, “Multiplex Fabry-Perot interferometer: II. Laboratory prototype,” Appl. Opt.34(24), 5268–5277 (1995). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  21. R. G. Sellar and G. D. Boreman, “Classification of imaging spectrometers for remote sensing applications,” Opt. Eng.44(1), 013602 (2005). [CrossRef]
  22. M. Pisani and M. Zucco, “Compact imaging spectrometer combining Fourier transform spectroscopy with a Fabry-Perot interferometer,” Opt. Express17(10), 8319–8331 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  23. M. Pisani, P. Bianco, and M. Zucco, “Hyperspectral imaging for thermal analysis and remote gas sensing in the short wave infrared,” Appl. Phys. B108(1), 231–236 (2012). [CrossRef]
  24. L. Mertz, “Auxiliary computation for Fourier spectrometry,” Infrared Phys.7(1), 17–23 (1967). [CrossRef]
  25. M. L. Forman, W. H. Steel, and G. A. Vanasse, “Correction of asymmetric interferograms obtained in Fourier spectroscopy,” J. Opt. Soc. Am.56(1), 59–61 (1966). [CrossRef]
  26. J. Vaughan, The Fabry-Perot Interferometer: History, Theory, Practice, and Applications (CRC, 1989).

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited