25 July 1979 Future Prospects for Optical Hybrid Image Processing
Author Affiliations +
Proceedings Volume 0164, 4th European Electro-Optics Conf; (1979) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.965497
Event: Fourth European Electro-Optics Conference, 1978, Utrecht, Netherlands
Optical image processing has, with a few notable and important exceptions, been overtaken by digital image processing. However, current technology in incoherent-to-coherent converters, optical detectors, and microprocessors is producing renewed interest in optical methods. Future systems will probably be combinations of optical and electronic subsystems. The current trends in this field are discussed and examples are given of present systems so that future prospects can be evaluated.
© (1979) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
B. J. Thompson, "Future Prospects for Optical Hybrid Image Processing", Proc. SPIE 0164, 4th European Electro-Optics Conf, (25 July 1979); doi: 10.1117/12.965497; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.965497


Wedge-ring wavelet detector
Proceedings of SPIE (August 10 1998)
Quantum imaging and the uncertainty principle
Proceedings of SPIE (February 03 2004)
Hybrid Methods To Compute Image Moments
Proceedings of SPIE (July 18 1988)
Small crystalline detector of high energy x ray and Beta...
Proceedings of SPIE (January 10 2003)

Back to Top