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Title: System and method for optical fiber based image acquisition suitable for use in turbine engines

Abstract

A system and a method for image acquisition suitable for use in a turbine engine are disclosed. Light received from a field of view in an object plane is projected onto an image plane through an optical modulation device and is transferred through an image conduit to a sensor array. The sensor array generates a set of sampled image signals in a sensing basis based on light received from the image conduit. Finally, the sampled image signals are transformed from the sensing basis to a representation basis and a set of estimated image signals are generated therefrom. The estimated image signals are used for reconstructing an image and/or a motion-video of a region of interest within a turbine engine.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
SIEMENS ENERGY, INC., Orlando, FL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1357471
Patent Number(s):
9,654,741
Application Number:
13/937,331
Assignee:
SIEMENS ENERGY, INC. NETL
DOE Contract Number:
FC26-05NT42644
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2013 Jul 09
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; 33 ADVANCED PROPULSION SYSTEMS

Citation Formats

Baleine, Erwan, A V, Varun, Zombo, Paul J., and Varghese, Zubin. System and method for optical fiber based image acquisition suitable for use in turbine engines. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Baleine, Erwan, A V, Varun, Zombo, Paul J., & Varghese, Zubin. System and method for optical fiber based image acquisition suitable for use in turbine engines. United States.
Baleine, Erwan, A V, Varun, Zombo, Paul J., and Varghese, Zubin. 2017. "System and method for optical fiber based image acquisition suitable for use in turbine engines". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1357471.
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abstractNote = {A system and a method for image acquisition suitable for use in a turbine engine are disclosed. Light received from a field of view in an object plane is projected onto an image plane through an optical modulation device and is transferred through an image conduit to a sensor array. The sensor array generates a set of sampled image signals in a sensing basis based on light received from the image conduit. Finally, the sampled image signals are transformed from the sensing basis to a representation basis and a set of estimated image signals are generated therefrom. The estimated image signals are used for reconstructing an image and/or a motion-video of a region of interest within a turbine engine.},
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