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  • Vol. 23, Iss. 7 — Apr. 1, 1998
  • pp: 546–548

High-speed temporal characterization and visualization of spatial light modulators and flat-panel displays

Eung G. Paek, C. L. Wilson, J. W. Roberts, and C. I. Watson  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 23, Issue 7, pp. 546-548 (1998)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.23.000546


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Abstract

An apparatus that can characterize and visualize temporal dynamics of spatial light modulators (SLM’s) and flat-panel displays is constructed and evaluated by use of a commercially available SLM. The apparatus is based on the stroboscopic video sampling method and has a temporal resolution of the order of microseconds, permitting measurement of a long event (>100ms) with a high signal-to-noise ratio. Experimental results demonstrate the visualization of the temporal image sequencing and addressing in an SLM.

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OCIS Codes
(120.2040) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Displays
(230.6120) Optical devices : Spatial light modulators
(330.6790) Vision, color, and visual optics : Temporal discrimination

Citation
Eung G. Paek, C. L. Wilson, J. W. Roberts, and C. I. Watson, "High-speed temporal characterization and visualization of spatial light modulators and flat-panel displays," Opt. Lett. 23, 546-548 (1998)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-23-7-546


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  6. Certain commercial equipment or components are identified in this Letter only to specify the experimental procedure adequately. Use of this equipment or components does not constitute an endorsement by the National Institute of Standards and Technology or any other agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

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