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  • Editor: Anthony J. Campillo
  • Vol. 32, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 2007
  • pp: 3077–3079

Compressed imaging system with linear sensors

Adrian Stern  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 32, Issue 21, pp. 3077-3079 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.32.003077


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Abstract

This Letter presents a new approach for imaging using a linear (vector) sensor. It exploits the fact that visual information within common human intelligible images may be compressed within only a partial set of radial strips of its Fourier domain. We present two imaging schemes, one coherent and the other incoherent, that capture the partial set of radial strips of the object Fourier domain. Two main advantages of the new approach are that the image is captured directly in a compressed form and that the acquisition time is shorter compared with conventional scanning imaging systems.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(110.1758) Imaging systems : Computational imaging

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

History
Original Manuscript: July 6, 2007
Revised Manuscript: September 4, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: September 5, 2007
Published: October 16, 2007

Virtual Issues
Vol. 2, Iss. 12 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

Citation
Adrian Stern, "Compressed imaging system with linear sensors," Opt. Lett. 32, 3077-3079 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-32-21-3077


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