Abstract

A method which is useful for obtaining superresolved imaging in a digital lensless Fourier holographic configuration is presented. By placing a diffraction grating between the input object and the CCD recording device, additional high-order spatial-frequency content of the object spectrum is directed towards the CCD. Unlike other similar methods, the recovery of the different band pass images is performed by inserting a reference beam in on-axis mode and using phase-shifting method. This strategy provides advantages concerning the usage of the whole frequency plane as imaging plane. Thus, the method is no longer limited by the zero order term and the twin image. Finally, the whole process results in a synthetic aperture generation that expands up the system cutoff frequency and yields a superresolution effect. Experimental results validate our concepts for a resolution improvement factor of 3.

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2001 (3)

1999 (2)

Z. Zalevsky, D. Mendlovic and A. W. Lohmann, "Superresolution optical system for objects with finite size," Opt. Commun. 163, 79-85 (1999).
[CrossRef]

A. Shemer, D. Mendlovic, Z. Zalevsky, J. García and P. García-Martínez, "Superresolving Optical system with time multiplexing and computer decoding," Appl. Opt. 38, 7245-7251 (1999).
[CrossRef]

1997 (1)

1982 (1)

H. Bartelt and A. W. Lohmann, "Optical processing of 1-D signals," Opt. Commun. 42, 87-91 (1982).
[CrossRef]

1967 (2)

1966 (2)

1965 (1)

J. D. Armitage, A. W. Lohmann, and D. P. Parish, "Superresolution image forming systems for objects with restricted lambda dependence," Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 4, 273-275 (1965).

1964 (1)

1960 (1)

A. I. Kartashev, "Optical systems with enhanced resolving power," Optics Spectrosc. 9, 204-206 (1960).

1873 (1)

E. Abbe, "Beitrage zür theorie des mikroskops und der mikroskopischen wahrnehmung,"Archiv. Microskopische Anat. 9, 413-468 (1873).
[CrossRef]

Abbe, E.

E. Abbe, "Beitrage zür theorie des mikroskops und der mikroskopischen wahrnehmung,"Archiv. Microskopische Anat. 9, 413-468 (1873).
[CrossRef]

Armitage, J. D.

J. D. Armitage, A. W. Lohmann, and D. P. Parish, "Superresolution image forming systems for objects with restricted lambda dependence," Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 4, 273-275 (1965).

Bachl, A.

Bartelt, H.

H. Bartelt and A. W. Lohmann, "Optical processing of 1-D signals," Opt. Commun. 42, 87-91 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Binet, R.

Bo, F.

Ch. Liu, Z. Liu, F. Bo, Y. Wang, and J. Zhu, "Super-resolution digital holographic imaging method," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3143-3145 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Brooker, G.

Brueck, S. R.

Brueck, S. R. J.

Cojoc, D.

Colineau, J.

Collot, L.

De Nicola, S.

Di, J.

Fan, Q.

Ferraro, P.

Ferreira, C.

Finizio, A.

García, J.

García-Martínez, P.

Grilli, S.

Grim, M. A.

Gross, M.

Indebetouw, G.

Jiang, H.

Kartashev, A. I.

A. I. Kartashev, "Optical systems with enhanced resolving power," Optics Spectrosc. 9, 204-206 (1960).

Kato, J.

Kiryuschev, I.

Konforti, N.

Kuznetsova, Y.

Le Clerc, F.

Lehureau, J-C.

Liu, Ch.

Ch. Liu, Z. Liu, F. Bo, Y. Wang, and J. Zhu, "Super-resolution digital holographic imaging method," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3143-3145 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Liu, H.

Liu, Z.

Ch. Liu, Z. Liu, F. Bo, Y. Wang, and J. Zhu, "Super-resolution digital holographic imaging method," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3143-3145 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Lohmann, A. W.

Z. Zalevsky, D. Mendlovic and A. W. Lohmann, "Superresolution optical system for objects with finite size," Opt. Commun. 163, 79-85 (1999).
[CrossRef]

H. Bartelt and A. W. Lohmann, "Optical processing of 1-D signals," Opt. Commun. 42, 87-91 (1982).
[CrossRef]

M. A. Grim and A. W. Lohmann, "Superresolution image for 1-D objects," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 56, 1151-1156 (1966).
[CrossRef]

J. D. Armitage, A. W. Lohmann, and D. P. Parish, "Superresolution image forming systems for objects with restricted lambda dependence," Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 4, 273-275 (1965).

A. W. Lohmann and D. P. Paris, "Superresolution for nonbirrefringent objects," Appl. Opt. 3, 1037-1043 (1964).
[CrossRef]

Lukosz, A. W.

Lukosz, W.

Marom, E.

Massig, J. H.

Mendlovic, D.

Merola, F.

Mico, V.

Micó, V.

Mizuno, J.

Neumann, A.

Ohta, S.

Paris, D. P.

Parish, D. P.

J. D. Armitage, A. W. Lohmann, and D. P. Parish, "Superresolution image forming systems for objects with restricted lambda dependence," Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 4, 273-275 (1965).

Paturzo, M.

Rosen, J.

Sabo, E.

Schwarz, Ch. J.

Shemer, A.

Sun, W.

Tada, Y.

Wang, Y.

Ch. Liu, Z. Liu, F. Bo, Y. Wang, and J. Zhu, "Super-resolution digital holographic imaging method," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3143-3145 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Yamaguchi, I.

Yuan, C.

Zalevsky, Z.

J. García, V. Micó, D. Cojoc, and Z. Zalevsky, "Full field of view super-resolution imaging based on two static gratings and white light illumination," Appl. Opt. 47, 3080-3087 (2008).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, and J. García, "Common-path phase-shifting digital holographic microscopy: a way to quantitative imaging and superresolution," Opt. Commun. 281, 4273-4281 (2008).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, C. Ferreira, and J. García, "Superresolution digital holographic microscopy for three-dimensional samples," Opt. Express 16, 19260-19270 (2008).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, and J. García, "Synthetic aperture microscopy using off-axis illumination and polarization coding," Opt. Commun. 276, 209-217 (2007).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, and J. García, "Superresolution optical system by common-path interferometry," Opt. Express 14, 5168-5177 (2006).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, P. García-Martínez and J. García, "Synthetic aperture superresolution using multiple off-axis holograms," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 23, 3162-3170 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Z. Zalevsky, P. García-Martínez, and J. García, "Superresolution using gray level coding," Opt. Express 14, 5178-5182 (2006).
[CrossRef]

A. Zlotnik, Z. Zalevsky, and E. Marom, "Superresolution with nonorthogonal polarization coding," Appl. Opt. 44, 3705-3715 (2005).
[CrossRef]

E. Sabo, Z. Zalevsky, D. Mendlovic, N. Konforti and I. Kiryuschev, "Superresolution optical system using three fixed generalized gratings: experimental results," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 514-520 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Z. Zalevsky, D. Mendlovic and A. W. Lohmann, "Superresolution optical system for objects with finite size," Opt. Commun. 163, 79-85 (1999).
[CrossRef]

A. Shemer, D. Mendlovic, Z. Zalevsky, J. García and P. García-Martínez, "Superresolving Optical system with time multiplexing and computer decoding," Appl. Opt. 38, 7245-7251 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Zhai, H.

Zhang, P.

Zhao, J.

Zhong, T.

Zhu, J.

Ch. Liu, Z. Liu, F. Bo, Y. Wang, and J. Zhu, "Super-resolution digital holographic imaging method," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3143-3145 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Zlotnik, A.

Appl. Opt. (8)

A. W. Lohmann and D. P. Paris, "Superresolution for nonbirrefringent objects," Appl. Opt. 3, 1037-1043 (1964).
[CrossRef]

I. Yamaguchi, J. Kato, S. Ohta, and J. Mizuno, "Image formation in phase-shifting digital holography and applications to microscopy," Appl. Opt. 40, 6177-6185 (2001).
[CrossRef]

R. Binet, J. Colineau, and J-C. Lehureau, "Short-range synthetic aperture imaging at 633 nm by digital holography", Appl. Opt. 41, 4775-4782 (2002).
[CrossRef]

A. Shemer, D. Mendlovic, Z. Zalevsky, J. García and P. García-Martínez, "Superresolving Optical system with time multiplexing and computer decoding," Appl. Opt. 38, 7245-7251 (1999).
[CrossRef]

A. Zlotnik, Z. Zalevsky, and E. Marom, "Superresolution with nonorthogonal polarization coding," Appl. Opt. 44, 3705-3715 (2005).
[CrossRef]

G. Indebetouw, Y. Tada, J. Rosen, and G. Brooker, "Scanning holographic microscopy with resolution exceeding the Rayleigh limit of the objective by superposition of off-axis holograms," Appl. Opt. 46, 993-1000 (2007).
[CrossRef]

J. García, V. Micó, D. Cojoc, and Z. Zalevsky, "Full field of view super-resolution imaging based on two static gratings and white light illumination," Appl. Opt. 47, 3080-3087 (2008).
[CrossRef]

J. Di, J. Zhao, H. Jiang, P. Zhang, Q. Fan, and W. Sun, "High resolution digital holographic microscopy with a wide field of view based on a synthetic aperture technique and use of linear CCD scanning," Appl. Opt. 47, 5654-5658 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Appl. Phys. Lett. (1)

Ch. Liu, Z. Liu, F. Bo, Y. Wang, and J. Zhu, "Super-resolution digital holographic imaging method," Appl. Phys. Lett. 81, 3143-3145 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Archiv. Microskopische Anat. (1)

E. Abbe, "Beitrage zür theorie des mikroskops und der mikroskopischen wahrnehmung,"Archiv. Microskopische Anat. 9, 413-468 (1873).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. (4)

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A (2)

Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. (1)

J. D. Armitage, A. W. Lohmann, and D. P. Parish, "Superresolution image forming systems for objects with restricted lambda dependence," Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 4, 273-275 (1965).

Opt. Commun. (4)

Z. Zalevsky, D. Mendlovic and A. W. Lohmann, "Superresolution optical system for objects with finite size," Opt. Commun. 163, 79-85 (1999).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, and J. García, "Synthetic aperture microscopy using off-axis illumination and polarization coding," Opt. Commun. 276, 209-217 (2007).
[CrossRef]

V. Mico, Z. Zalevsky, and J. García, "Common-path phase-shifting digital holographic microscopy: a way to quantitative imaging and superresolution," Opt. Commun. 281, 4273-4281 (2008).
[CrossRef]

H. Bartelt and A. W. Lohmann, "Optical processing of 1-D signals," Opt. Commun. 42, 87-91 (1982).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express (5)

Opt. Lett. (5)

Optics Spectrosc. (1)

A. I. Kartashev, "Optical systems with enhanced resolving power," Optics Spectrosc. 9, 204-206 (1960).

Other (2)

J. Goodman, Introduction to Fourier Optics 2nd ed., (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1996).

T. Kreis, Handbook of Holographic Interferometry, (Wiley-VCH, 2005).

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