Stereoscopic and Autostereoscopic Displays

Chapter

Abstract

This chapter covers the state of the art in stereoscopic and autostereoscopic displays. The coverage is not exhaustive but is intended that in the relatively limited space available a reasonably comprehensive snapshot of the current state of the art can be provided. In order to give a background to this, a brief introduction to stereoscopic perception and a short history of stereoscopic displays is given. Holography is not covered in detail here as it is really a separate area of study and also is not likely to be the basis of a commercially viable display within the near future.

Keywords

Autostereoscopic display Binocular parallax Crosstalk Depth cue Disparity Geometrical distortion Glasses Head-tracked display Image artifact Integral imaging Light field display Monocular cue Multi-view display Stereoscopic display Stereoscopic perception Viewing zone Volumetric display 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Imaging and Displays Research GroupDe Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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