|| List of recent Holographic-related patents
|Tracking and characterizing particles with holographic video microscopy|
In-line holography to create images of a specimen, such as one or more particles dispersed in a transparent medium. Analyzing these images with results from light scattering theory yields the particles' sizes with nanometer resolution, their refractive indexes to within one part in a thousand, and their three dimensional positions with nanometer resolution.
|3-d holographic imaging flow cytometry|
Refractive index of biological specimens is a source of intrinsic contrast that can be explored without any concerns of photobleaching or harmful effects caused by extra contrast agents. This feature also contains rich information that can be related to the metabolism of cells at the cellular and subcellular levels.
|Hologram processing method and system|
The invention relates to a hologram, or holographic intensity data, processing method and system. The system implements the method which comprises receiving holographic intensity data comprising at least a holographic intensity pattern or image at a discrete location in a propagation space, the propagation space comprising the three-dimensional space over which light waves or illumination forming the holographic intensity pattern propagates.
|Portable digital holographic probe for the inspection of optical fiber connectors, and inspection system and method for the same|
A portable inspection probe for the inspection of a recessed mating surface of an optical fiber connector is provided. In one variant, the portable inspection probe includes a digital holographic detection module operable to digitally record a hologram of the recessed mating surface, and a rigid probe tip configured to be optically coupled to the digital holographic detection module and shaped to provide optical access to the recessed mating surface.
|Measurement method and device for performing the measurement method|
The present invention relates to a measurement method in which, by predetermined illumination by means of a display device, in particular a holographic or autostereoscopic display device, with an intensity distribution of the illumination light in a plane of a light source image, a first location of an object, in particular an observer of the display device, is marked, and wherein the relative position of the first location in relation to a second location of the object is determined in a coordinate system of a camera.. .
|Method of remote presentation of a live sporting activity|
A method of presenting a sporting event at a plurality of venues in real time or nearly real time. The images and sounds of persons participating in a live sporting event at a live venue are captured using a plurality of cameras and microphones.
|Personal holographic billboard|
Methods for generating and displaying personalized virtual billboards within an augmented reality environment are described. The personalized virtual billboards may facilitate the sharing of personalized information between persons within an environment who have varying degrees of acquaintance (e.g., ranging from close familial relationships to strangers).
|Holographic snap grid|
Methods for positioning virtual objects within an augmented reality environment using snap grid spaces associated with real-world environments, real-world objects, and/or virtual objects within the augmented reality environment are described. A snap grid space may comprise a two-dimensional or three-dimensional virtual space within an augmented reality environment in which one or more virtual objects may be positioned.
|Holographic object feedback|
Methods for providing real-time feedback to an end user of a mobile device as they are interacting with or manipulating one or more virtual objects within an augmented reality environment are described. The real-time feedback may comprise visual feedback, audio feedback, and/or haptic feedback.
|Wind machine with propeller mounted bird repellent strips|
A bird repellent system for a wind machine with propeller blades mounted to a propeller hub on a mast, each propeller blade having a propeller tip at a distal end of the propeller blade, and a bird repellant ribbon attached to the propeller tip, so rotation of the propeller blades generates a wind stream parallel to a ground surface, to impart an action to the bird repellant ribbon. The bird repellent ribbon can be made from a mylar type of plastic film, and have holographic reflective features.
|Method for producing a holographic film|
The invention relates to a method for producing holographic films, in which a photopolymer formulation is provided which comprises as constituents matrix polymers, writing monomers, a photoinitiator system, optionally a non-photopolymerizable component and optionally catalysts, radical stabilizers, solvents, additives and other auxiliaries and/or additives. The photopolymer formulation is applied in a planar manner and in the form of a film on a support film and the photopolymer formulation is dried on the support film at a temperature 60<t<120 deg c., wherein only compounds are selected as components for the photopolymer formulation, the tga 95 values of which are >100 deg c.
|Method for producing holographic media|
The invention relates to a method for producing holographic media, wherein a photopolymer formulation comprising matrix polymers, writing monomers, a photoinitiator system, and optionally auxiliary materials and additives as components is provided, the photopolymer formulation is applied as a coating on the surface of a carrier film and the photopolymer formulation is dried on the carrier film at a temperature xx<t>yy deg c., wherein only those compounds having tga 95 values >100 deg c. And at least 30 deg c.
|Full-parallax acousto-optic/electro-optic holographic video display|
A full-parallax acousto-optic/electro-optic holographic video display includes a control layer and a piezo-electric layer, which includes a substrate and an array of anisotropic waveguide elements. Each waveguide element guides light into a single polarization and includes a horizontal grating, which diffracts light horizontally and comprises surface acoustic waves, and vertical grating, which diffracts light vertically and includes an electro-optic phased array.
|Anisotropic leaky-mode modulator for holographic video displays|
An anisotropic spatial acousto-optic modulator for a holographic display system includes a substrate, an anisotropic waveguide that guides light into a single polarization, and a transducer that generates surface acoustic waves that propagate linearly with the guided, polarized light, converting at least some of the polarized light into a leaky mode of orthogonally polarized light. The acoustic waves may be encoded with holographic information.
|Holographic medium having a protective layer|
This invention relates to a holographic medium comprising a protective layer and a photopolymer film which is bonded to the protective layer and contains polyurethane matrix polymers, acrylate writing monomers and photoinitiators, wherein the protective layer is impermeable to the constituents of the photopolymer film, is optically clear and is transparent to electromagnetic radiation having a wavelength in the range of from 350 to 800 nm. The invention further provides the use of a holographic medium according to the invention in the production of holograms, and a process for the production of a holographic medium according to the invention..
|Chain transfer reagents in polyurethane-based photopolymer formulations|
The present invention relates to photopolymer formulations comprising: matrix polymers (a), obtainable by reacting at least one polyisocyanate component (a) and one isocyanate-reactive component (b); a writing monomer (b); a photoinitiator (c); a catalyst (d); and a chain transfer reagent (e). A holographic medium that contains a photopolymer formulation according to the invention or can be obtained by using it, the use of a photopolymer formulation according to the invention for manufacturing holographic media, and a method for producing a holographic medium by using a photopolymer formulation according to the invention are also subject matter of the invention..
|Grey-scale holographic structure and system for generating a millimeter-wave collimated wavefront in a compact range|
Embodiments of a grey-scale holographic structure and system for generating a collimated wavefront in a compact range are generally described herein. In some embodiments, the grey-scale holographic structure comprising millimeter-wave transmissive material having a surface arranged to provide differing amounts of phase-delay to an incident millimeter-wave wavefront as the incident wavefront passes through the material.
|Holographic image display device and method for driving the same|
Disclosed are a holographic image display device and a method for driving the same which may stabilize luminance of a holographic image and reduce flicker. The holographic image display device includes a laser backlight unit, a surface light converter converting laser light emitted from the laser backlight unit into surface light-type laser light and emitting the surface light-type laser light, a spatial light modulator (slm) implementing an input holographic interference pattern and projecting a holographic image at a viewing point using the surface light-type laser light, and an optical switching unit located between the laser backlight unit and the slm and controlling polarization of the laser light.
|Course integral holographic display|
A holographic display system for generating a super hologram with full parallax in different fields of view in the horizontal and vertical directions. The system includes an array of holographic display devices, e.g., spatial light modulators (slms), operable to provide a plurality of holographic images of a scene from differing viewpoints of the scene.
|Cooperative 3d work station|
A display apparatus for depicting a three-dimensional scenario includes a first and a second projection device, and a holographic display device having a first and a second holographic unit. A depiction apparatus includes a number of the display apparatuses for the depiction and cooperative processing of a three-dimensional scenario by a number of users that each observe the three-dimensional scenario from an individually determinable perspective..
|Method and apparatus for holographic recording|
Provided is a holographic recording method in which an interference fringe between a reference beam and a signal beam, modulated according to information regarding a plurality of hologram pixels, is recorded on a holographic recording medium, the holographic recording method including multiplexing-recording the interference fringe of the plurality of hologram pixels such that at least a part of the interference fringe recorded of neighboring hologram pixels of the plurality of hologram pixels is overlapped.. .
|Holographic 3d image display apparatus and illumination unit for the same|
An illumination unit is provided including a coherent light source; a projection optical element which focuses a light beam emitted from the coherent light source onto a focal plane; and a holographic optical element interposed between the coherent light source and the projection optical element, and having an interference pattern formed thereon. The holographic optical element diffracts the light beam emitted from the coherent light source and emits the diffracted light to the projection optical element.
|Holographic user interfaces for medical procedures|
An interactive holographic display system includes a holographic generation module configured to display a holographically rendered anatomical image. A localization system is configured to define a monitored space on or around the holographically rendered anatomical image.
|Image recovery from single shot digital hologram|
Techniques described herein are generally related to high resolution image recovery of objects from digital holograms. The various described techniques may be applied to methods, systems, devices or combinations thereof.
|Spatial light modulator, holographic three-dimensional image display including the same, and method for modulating spatial light|
A spatial light modulator, a holographic image display including the same, and a method for spatially modulating light. The spatial light modulator modulates a phase of light that is incident on a plurality of pixels and includes a variable refractive index layer that has a refractive index which is variable based on one of an optical signal and an electrical signal, and a metal layer that is disposed on the refractive index-change layer, and a high refractive index layer on the metal layer.
|Non-mechanical digital/holographic wide angle control of one or more lasers beams.|
An apparatus including a laser generating a plane wave beam, a first beam splitter splitting the plane wave beam into a first reference laser beam and at least one ideal input beam, at least one second beam splitter, and an angle-magnifying optical element. The at least one second beam splitter reflects the at least one ideal input beam through the angle-magnifying optical element to generate at least one distorted input beam.
|User interaction with a holographic poster via a secondary mobile device|
The invention provides a holographic display device that registers an individual through their mobile device to allow that individual user to control and interact with a holographic display presented by the device. The holographic display device is operable to receive from a mobile device information identifying a user of the mobile device.
|Apparatus and method for holographic poster display|
The invention generally relates to holographic posters and computer controlled systems for communicating information. The invention provides a computer-based holographic poster device that displays holographic images and videos for interacting with interested users via, for example, their motions and gestures or their personal devices such as smartphones.
|Sulphur-containing chain transfer reagents in polyurethane-based photopolymer formulations|
The present invention relates to photopolymer formulations comprising: matrix polymers (a), obtainable by reacting at least one polyisocyanate component (a) and one isocyanate-reactive component (b); a writing monomer (b); a photoinitiator (c) a catalyst (d); and a sulphur-containing chain transfer reagent (e). A holographic medium that contains a photopolymer formulation according to the invention or can be obtained by using it, the use of a photopolymer formulation according to the invention for manufacturing holographic media, and a method for producing a holographic medium by using a photopolymer formulation according to the invention are also subject matter of the invention..
|Light shaping for imaging using holography|
A plurality of light sources of different wavelength bands can be provided. An imaging device can be configured to modulate incoming light according to video image data and output modulated light.
|Sensor-monitored, 3d, interactive holographic freespace control unit (hfcu) and associated components|
A sensor/camera-monitored, virtual image or holographic-type display device is provided and called a sensor-monitored, 3d, interactive holographic freespace control unit (hfcu). This invention allows user interactions with the virtual-images or holograms without contacting any physical surface; it is achieved via the use of a visually bounded freespace both with and without holographic-type assistance.