Three-Dimensional Display and Information Processing Based on Integral Imaging

  • Byoungho Lee
  • Jae-Hyeung Park
  • Sung-Wook Min

Abstract

We discuss the three-dimensional (3D) display technique using integral imaging and its application to 3D information processing. First, the fundamental concept of integral imaging as a 3D display technique is presented. Then recent researches to improve the quality of integral 3D imaging are overviewed. The extension of the integral imaging technique for the acquisition and correlation of 3D information is also described.

Key words

Integral imaging integral photography three-dimensional display depth extraction three-dimensional correlation 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    G. Lippmann, “Épreuves réversibles. Photographies integrates,” Comptes Rendus de 1’Académie des Sciences 146, 446–451 (1908).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    F. Okano, H. Hoshino, J. Aral, and T. Yuyama, “Real-time pickup method for a three-dimensional image based on integral photography,” Appl. Opt. 36, 1598–1603 (1997).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Y. lgarishi, H. Murata, and M. Ueda, “3D display system using a computer-generated integral photograph,” Japanese J. Appl. Phys. 17, 1683–1684 (1978).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    S.-W. Min, S. Jung, J.-H. Park, and B. Lee, “Three-dimensional display system based on computer-generated integral photography,” The 2001 Stereoscopic Displays and Applications Conference, Proc. SPIE 4297, pp. 187–195, San Jose, CA, Jan. 2001.ADSGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    B. Lee, S. Jung, S.-W. Min, and J.-H. Park, “Three-dimensional display by use of integral photography with dynamically variable image planes,” Opt. Lett. 26, 1481–1482 (2001).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    J.-H. Park, S.-W. Min, S. Jung, and B. Lee, “Analysis of viewing parameters for two display methods based on integral photography,” Appl. Opt. 40, 5217–5232 (2001).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    J.-S. Jang, F. Jin, and B. Javidi, “Three-dimensional integral imaging with large depth of focus by use of real and virtual image fields,” Opt. Lett. 28, 1421–1423 (2003).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    S.-W. Min, J. Kim, and B. Lee, “New characteristic equation of three-dimensional integral imaging system and its applications,” Japanese J. Appl. Phys. 44, L71–L74 (2005).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    J. Hong, J.-H. Park, J. Kim, and B. Lee, “Elemental image correction in integral imaging for three-dimensional display,” Proceedings of 2004 IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society Annual Meeting, Puerto Rico, paper ML6, pp. 116–117, Nov. 2004.Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    J. Hong, J.-H. Park, J. Kim, and B. Lee, “Analysis of image depth in integral imaging and its enhancement by correction to elemental images,” Novel Optical Systems Design and Optimization VII, Proc. SPIE 5524, Denver, Colorado, pp. 387–395, Aug. 2004.ADSGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    J. Hong, J.-H. Park, S. Jung and B. Lee, “A depth-enhanced integral imaging by use of optical path control,” Opt. Lett. 29, 1790–1792 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    B. Lee, S.-W. Min, and B. Javidi, “Theoretical analysis for three-dimensional integral imaging systems with double devices,” Appl. Opt. 41, 4856–4865 (2002).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    S.-W. Min, J. Hong, and B. Lee, “Analysis of an optical depth converter used in a three-dimensional integral imaging system,” Appl. Opt. 43, 4539–4549 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    H. Choi, Y. Kim, J.-H. Park, S. Jung, and B. Lee, “Improved analysis on the viewing angle of integral imaging,” Appl. Opt. 44, 2311–2317 (2005).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    H. E. Ives, “Optical properties of a Lippmann lenticulated sheet,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 21, 171–176 (1931).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    R. L. de Montebello, “Wide-angle integral photography — the integram system,” Proc. 1977 SP1E Annual Tech. Conf., San Diego, CA, seminar 10, no. 120-08, Tech. Digest, pp. 73–91, Aug. 1977.Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    L. Yang, M. McCormick, and N. Davies, “Discussion of the optic of a new 3-D imaging system,” Appl. Opt. 27, 4529–4534 (1988).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  18. 18.
    J. Arai, F. Okano, H. Hoshino, and I. Yuyama, “Gradient-index lens-array method based on real-time integral photography for three-dimensional images,” Appl. Opt. 37, 2034–2045 (1998).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. 19.
    B. Lee, S. Jung, and J.-H. Park, “Viewing-angle-enhanced integral imaging by lens switching,” Opt. Lett. 27, 818–820 (2002).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. 20.
    J.-S. Jang and B. Javidi, “Moving array lens technique (MALT) for improved resolution of all-optical three-dimensional proj ection,” Proc. SP1E 4789, 10–15 (2002).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. 21.
    Y. Jeong, S. Jung, J.-H. Park, and B. Lee, “A reflection-type integral imaging scheme for displaying three-dimensional images,” Opt. Lett. 27, 704–706 (2002).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  22. 22.
    S. Jung, J.-H. Park, H. Choi, and B. Lee, “Wide-viewing integral three-dimensional imaging by use of orthogonal polarization switching,” Appl. Opt. 42, 2513–2520 (2003).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  23. 23.
    H. Choi, J.-H. Park, J. Hong, and B. Lee, “Depth-enhanced integral imaging with a stepped lens array or a composite lens array for three-dimensional display,” The 16th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers & Electro-Optics Society, Tucson, Arizona, 2, pp. 730–731, Oct. 2003.Google Scholar
  24. 24.
    J. Seo, S. Park, J. Jang, S. Cha, and S.-H. Shin, “Orthoscopic integral imaging 3D display by use of negative lens array,” Photonics Conference 2003, Jeju, Korea, pp. 797–798, Nov. 2003.Google Scholar
  25. 25.
    Y. Kim, J.-H. Park, H. Choi, S. Jung, S.-W, Min, and B. Lee, “Viewing-angle-enhanced integral imaging system using a curved lens array,” Opt. Express 12, 421–429, (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  26. 26.
    H. Liao, M. Iwahara, N. Hata, and T. Dohi, “High-quality integral videography using a multiprojector,” Opt. Express 12, 1067–1076 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  27. 27.
    J.-H. Park, H.-R. Kim, Y. Kim, J. Kim, J. Hong, S.-D. Lee, and B. Lee, “Depth-enhanced three-dimensional-two-dimensional convertible display based on modified integral imaging,” Opt. Lett. 29, 2734–2736 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  28. 28.
    H. Choi, J.-H. Park, J. Kim, S.-W. Cho, and B. Lee, “An improved 2D/3D convertible integral imaging with two parallel display devices,” Proc. 2005 International Meeting on Information Display, Seoul, Korea, vol. I, pp. 46–49, July 2005.Google Scholar
  29. 29.
    S. Jung, J.-H. Park, H. Choi, and B. Lee, “Viewing-angle-enhanced integral three-dimensional imaging along all directions without mechanical movement,” Opt. Express 11, 1346–1356 (2003).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  30. 30.
    S.-W. Min, J. Kim, and B. Lee, “Wide-viewing projection-type integral imaging system using an embossed screen,” Opt. Lett. 29, 2420–2422 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  31. 31.
    Y. Kim, J.-H. Park, S.-W. Min, S. Jung, H. Choi, and B. Lee, “Wide-viewing-angle integral three-dimensional imaging system by curving a screen and a lens array,” Appl. Opt. 44, 546–552 (2005).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  32. 32.
    S. Jung, J. Hong, J.-H. Park, Y. Kim, and B. Lee, “Depth-enhanced integral-imaging 3D display using different optical path lengths by polarization devices or mirror barrier array,” J. Society for Information Display 12, 461–467 (2004).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  33. 33.
    H. Choi, Y. Kim, J.-H. Park, J. Kim, S.-W. Cho, and B. Lee, “Layered-panel integral imaging without the translucent problem,” Opt. Express 13, 5769–5776 (2005).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  34. 34.
    S.-W. Min, M. Hahn, J. Kim, and B. Lee, “Three-dimensional electro-floating display system using an integral imaging method,” Opt. Express 13, 4358–4369 (2005).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  35. 35.
    J.-H. Park, Y. Kim, J. Kim, S.-W. Min, and B. Lee, “Three-dimensional display scheme based on integral imaging with three-dimensional information processing,” Opt. Express 12, 6020–6032 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  36. 36.
    J.-H. Park, S.-W. Min, S. Jung, and B. Lee, “A new stereovision scheme using a camera and a lens array,” Conference on Algorithms and Systems for Optical Information Processing V, Proc. SPIE 4471, San Diego, CA, pp. 73–80, Jul.-Aug. 2001.ADSGoogle Scholar
  37. 37.
    J.-H. Park, S. Jung, H. Choi, Y. Kim, and B. Lee, “Depth extraction by use of a rectangular lens array and one-dimensional elemental image modification,” Appl. Opt. 43, 4882–4895 (2004).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar
  38. 38.
    T.-C. Poon and T. Kim, “Optical image recognition of three-dimensional objects,” Appl. Opt. 38, 370–381 (1999).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  39. 39.
    B. Javidi and E. Tajahuerce, “Three-dimensional object recognition by use of digital holography,” Opt. Lett. 25, 610–612 (2000).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  40. 40.
    J. Rosen, “Three-dimensional optical Fourier transform and correlation,” Opt. Lett. 22, 964–966 (1997).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  41. 41.
    J. Rosen, “Three-dimensional joint transform correlator,” Appl. Opt. 37, 7438–7544 (1998).Google Scholar
  42. 42.
    J. Esteve-Taboada, D. Mas, and J. Garcia, “Three-dimensional object recognition by Fourier transform profilometry,” Appl. Opt. 38, 4760–4765 (1999).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  43. 43.
    J.-H. Park, S. Jung, H. Choi, and B Lee, “Detection of the longitudinal and the lateral positions of a three-dimensioinal object using a lens array and joint transform correlator,” Optical Memory and Neural Networks 11, 181–188 (2002).Google Scholar
  44. 44.
    J.-H. Park, J. Kim, and B. Lee, “Three-dimensional optical correlator using a sub-image array,” Opt. Express 13, 5116–5126 (2005).CrossRefADSGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Byoungho Lee
    • 1
  • Jae-Hyeung Park
    • 1
  • Sung-Wook Min
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Electrical EngineeringSeoul National UniversitySeoulKorea
  2. 2.Digital Media LabInformation and Communications UniversitySeoulKorea

Personalised recommendations