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Chin. Opt. Lett.
 Home  List of Issues    Issue 12 , Vol. 15 , 2017    10.3788/COL201715.121201

360° light field 3D display system based on a triplet lenses array and holographic functional screen
Xin Gao, Xinzhu Sang, Xunbo Yu, Wanlu Zhang, Binbin Yan, and Chongxiu Yu
State Key Laboratory of Information Photonics and Optical Communications, [Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications], Beijing 100876, China

Chin. Opt. Lett., 2017, 15(12): pp.121201

Topic:Instrumentation, measurement and metrology
Keywords(OCIS Code): 120.2040  080.3620  080.1005  

A 360° light field 3D display system is presented, which consists of a liquid crystal display, a novel triplet lenses array, and a holographic functional screen (HFS). The mapping relationship among pixels, 3D objects, and viewing positions are investigated. The aberration analysis of the single lens is carried out both in the simulation and the experiment, which shows that it cannot provide an excellent 3D image to the viewers. In order to suppress the aberrations, “the primary aberration theory” and “the damped least-squares method” are used for optical analysis and lens design. A 3D image with aberration correction can be viewed around the proposed display system.

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Posted online:2017/11/8

Get Citation: Xin Gao, Xinzhu Sang, Xunbo Yu, Wanlu Zhang, Binbin Yan, and Chongxiu Yu, "360° light field 3D display system based on a triplet lenses array and holographic functional screen," Chin. Opt. Lett. 15(12), 121201(2017)

Note: This work was supported by the BUPT Excellent Ph.D. Students Foundation (No. CX2016306), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 61575025), the National “863” Program of China (No. 2015AA015902), and the fund of the State Key Laboratory of Information Photonics and Optical Communications.


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