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Smart Mini-Cameras

1st Edition

Edited by Tigran V. Galstian

CRC Press

339 pages

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Description

Achieve the Best Camera Design: Up-to-Date Information on MCMsMiniature camera modules (MCMs), such as webcams, have rapidly become ubiquitous in our day-to-day devices, from mobile phones to interactive TV systems. MCMs-or "smart" cameras-can zoom, adjust their frame rate automatically with illumination change, focus at different distances, compen

Table of Contents

Lens Design and Advanced Function for Mobile Cameras. Modern Image Sensors. Voice Coil Motors for Mobile Applications. Extended Depth of Field Technology in Camera Systems. Liquid Lens: A Key Adaptive Component for Cameras. Electrically Variable Liquid Crystal Lenses. Optical Image Stabilization for Miniature Cameras. Multiaperture Cameras. Future Trends: Panoramic Mini-Cameras. Index.

About the Editor

Tigran V. Galstian is a professor in the Department of Physics, Engineering Physics and Optics at the Universite Laval in Quebec, Canada. He is president of the Canadian section of the International Optics Commission, associate editor of the European Journal of Physics: Applied Physics, and member of the Ordre des Ingenieurs du Quebec and the Societe Francaise d'Optique. He received an MSc and a PhD in quantum electronics from the Moscow Engineering Physics Institute. His main research interests are new optoelectronic materials and their applications in the areas of optical information and biomedical optics, including behavioral biophysical systems.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TEC019000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Lasers & Photonics
TEC064000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Sensors