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Title:Accuracy of 3D-Range Scanners by Measurement of the Slanted Edge Modulation Transfer Function
Speaker:Christian Fuchs
coming from:Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik - AG 4
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Event Type:AG4 Group Meeting
Visibility:D4
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Level:AG Audience
Language:English
Date, Time and Location
Date:Tuesday, 30 September 2003
Time:13:00
Duration:-- Not specified --
Location:Saarbrücken
Building:46.1 - MPII
Room:019
Abstract
We estimate the accuracy of a 3D-range scanner in terms of its

spatial frequency response. We determine a scanner's modulation
transfer function (MTF) in order to measure its frequency response.
A slanted edge is scanned from which we derive a superresolution
edge profile. Its Fourier transform is compared to the Fourier
transform of an ideal edge in order to determine the MTF of the
device. This allows us to determine how well small details can be
acquired by the 3D-scanner. We report the results of several
measurements with two scanners under various conditions.

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Name(s):Volker Blanz
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