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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 2004
  • pp: 2734–2736

Depth-enhanced three-dimensional—two-dimensional convertible display based on modified integral imaging

Jae-Hyeung Park, Hak-Rin Kim, Yunhee Kim, Joohwan Kim, Jisoo Hong, Sin-Doo Lee, and Byoungho Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 23, pp. 2734-2736 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.29.002734


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Abstract

A depth-enhanced three-dimensional–two-dimensional convertible display that uses a polymer-dispersed liquid crystal based on the principle of integral imaging is proposed. In the proposed method, a lens array is located behind a transmission-type display panel to form an array of point-light sources, and a polymer-dispersed liquid crystal is electrically controlled to pass or to scatter light coming from these point-light sources. Therefore, three-dimensional–two-dimensional conversion is accomplished electrically without any mechanical movement. Moreover, the nonimaging structure of the proposed method increases the expressible depth range considerably. We explain the method of operation and present experimental results.

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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

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Jae-Hyeung Park, Hak-Rin Kim, Yunhee Kim, Joohwan Kim, Jisoo Hong, Sin-Doo Lee, and Byoungho Lee, "Depth-enhanced three-dimensional—two-dimensional convertible display based on modified integral imaging," Opt. Lett. 29, 2734-2736 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-29-23-2734


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