13 September 2012 3D data processing with advanced computer graphics tools
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Often, the 3-D raw data coming from an optical profilometer contains spiky noises and irregular grid, which make it difficult to analyze and difficult to store because of the enormously large size. This paper is to address these two issues for an optical profilometer by substantially reducing the spiky noise of the 3-D raw data from an optical profilometer, and by rapidly re-sampling the raw data into regular grids at any pixel size and any orientation with advanced computer graphics tools. Experimental results will be presented to demonstrate the effectiveness of the proposed approach.
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Song Zhang, Song Zhang, Laura Ekstrand, Laura Ekstrand, Taylor Grieve, Taylor Grieve, David J. Eisenmann, David J. Eisenmann, L. Scott Chumbley, L. Scott Chumbley, } "3D data processing with advanced computer graphics tools", Proc. SPIE 8493, Interferometry XVI: Techniques and Analysis, 849310 (13 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.930376; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.930376


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