Abstract

Design and construction considerations and performance characteristics of edge-illuminated holograms are described. The display system layouts presented are compact, monolithic, and achromatic, and the light usage efficiency is improved by recycling the undiffracted hologram-illuminating beam.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

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