Shadow vision enhancement using polarization imaging

Shih Schön Lin, Konstantin M. Yemelyanov, Edward N. Pugh, Nader Engheta

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Shadow is omnipresent in natural scenes. Conventional imaging methodologies are less effective in detecting features in shadow regions. Polarization imaging exploits another dimension of light that increases detection sensitivity in shadow and reveals hidden features.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOrganic Photonics and Electronics, OPE 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557528187, 9781557528186
StatePublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes
EventOrganic Photonics and Electronics, OPE 2006 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 10 2006Oct 10 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherOrganic Photonics and Electronics, OPE 2006
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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