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  • Editor: Gregory W. Faris
  • Vol. 2, Iss. 1 — Jan. 19, 2007

Artificial compound eye applying hyperacuity

Andreas Brückner, Jacques Duparré, Andreas Bräuer, and Andreas Tünnermann  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 25, pp. 12076-12084 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.012076


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Abstract

Inspired by the natural phenomenon of hyperacuity, redundant sampling in combination with the knowledge about the impulse response of the imaging system is used to extract highly accurate information using a low resolving artificial apposition compound eye. Thus the implementation of a precise position detection for simple objects like point sources and edges is described.

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OCIS Codes
(040.1240) Detectors : Arrays
(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(150.0150) Machine vision : Machine vision
(330.1070) Vision, color, and visual optics : Vision - acuity
(330.1880) Vision, color, and visual optics : Detection
(350.3950) Other areas of optics : Micro-optics

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

History
Original Manuscript: September 15, 2006
Revised Manuscript: November 29, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: December 1, 2006
Published: December 11, 2006

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Andreas Brückner, Jacques Duparré, Andreas Bräuer, and Andreas Tünnermann, "Artificial compound eye applying hyperacuity," Opt. Express 14, 12076-12084 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-25-12076


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