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    The article [1] is the English equivalent text of article [2], both of them present the fundamental physical classification of all 3D displays (that was previously described in [3] and originated in August 2005 as the first classification article - in Russian). It is shown that 3D displays can be analyzed into four physical classes based on two fundamental physical criteria. Such classification, for example, allows to distingush true holographic displays from similar ones without holographic image, to identify some new kinds of 3D displays that can't be classified in the traditional terms of stereoscopic, volumetric and holographic displays.
    Article [4] explains the general principle of stereoscopic displays using liquid crystal (LC) matrices based on encoding in a SINGLE element (a pixel) of a cross-section of light rays the information about TWO different pixels of two different images. In particular, left and right images comprising stereo pair (a pair of different views of the same 3D scene) with the possibility of the subsequent polarization decoding of these two pixels for left and right eyes.
    In article [5] and its Russian analog [6], this principle was proven for all 3 possible principal kinds of LC structure by corresponding solutions of general equation of light polarization. (For example, the case of optical activity or control of rotation angle of plane polarization is realized in the NeurOK's IZ3D display). This method of stereo image presentation is called JOINT stereo pair (the term introduced in [3] and in [1] along with a comprehensive subclassification of all possible kinds of 3d stereo formats, several of them previously unnamed).
    Articles [7], [8], [9] describe a simple method of autostereoscopic viewing that uses MOVING VERTICAL BOUNDARY, that can be realized, for example, with the help of column-addressed LC pi-structures as 3D retrofits to ordinary (2D) displays.
    Article [10] describes a stereoscopic method with MOVING HORIZONTAL BOUNDARY for case of fast LC displays provided by retrofits in the form of row-addressed LC pi- or twist nematic structures. This can work with LC matrix structures in which the time value of "sample-and-hold" operation in a pixel is less in compare with frame period. A similar method was suggested in [11], [12] for case of two-beam CRTs. The article [12] also describes a simple method (first suggested in [13]) of generating quasi-stereoscopic images on standard TVs and PCs by electrical shift of frame sync pulse fronts. The further development of this method (creating artificial stereo perspective at the cost of linear changing of delays of frame sync pulses) is described in this article (in Russian).
    Publications [14, 15, 16] describe world's first planar universal (auto3D/3D-with-glasses/2D) 3D display with full resolution in each view, which can be based on standard LCD technology, using electrooptical effects of controlled birefringence, controlled optical activity or their combinations.
    The text [18] describes the more general planar universal auto3D display with full resoluton, which can be realized not only on any LC structure (analog or bi-multi-stable, for example, on IPS, FFS, VA, MVA, PVA, ASV, ferroelectric, cholesteric and so on.), but on any other possible principles of optical coding of two pixels in one element of light ray cross-section.

REFERENCIES (green - in Russian)

  [1] zhov V. "3D displays: fundamental physics classification for clearifying inherent technical features". - Proc. Eurodisplay'2007, Moscow, September 2007, pp.124-127. In English.
  [2] zhov V.A. "3D displays: fundamental physics classification for clearifying inherent technical features". Proc. XXVI School on Holography and Coherent Optics, Irkutsk, September 2007, pp. 349-357. In Russian.
  [3] Ezhov V.A. "3D display: choice of practically valuable technical approaches" - Kinomekhanik, 2006, No. 9-11. In Russian.
  [4] Ezhov V.A. "The method of stereo image viewing with joint presentation of views and the device for its realisation". RU Patent 2306680, publication date 20.09.2007, priority date 27.04.2006. In Russian
  [5] zhov V. "A new approach of stereoscopic imaging developed by solving general equation of light polarization". - Proc. Eurodisplay'2007, Moscow, September 2007, pp.445-449. In English.
  [6] zhov V. A. "An approach of stereoscopic imaging developed by solving general equation of light polarization". - Proc. XXVI School on Holography and Coherent Optics, Irkutsk, September 2007, pp. 342-345. In Russian
  [7] zhov V.A., Studentsov S.A. "Autostereocopic display with quiasi continious spectrum of views". - RU Patent 2306678, publication date 20.09.2007, priority date 07.02.2006. In Russian.
  [8] zhov V., Brezhnev V.A., Studentsov S.A. "Glasses-free stereoscopic displays based on dynamic shutters or polarizres with moving boundaries between mutually complementary optical properties (light transmission, polarization, spectra)". - Proc. Eurodisplay'2007, Moscow, September 2007, pp.449-452. In English.
  [9] zhov V.A., Brezhnev V.A., Studentsov S.A. "Glasses-free stereoscopic displays based on dynamic shutters or polarizres with moving boundaries between mutually complementary optical properties (amplitude transmission, polarization, spectra)". -Proc. XXVI School on Holography and Coherent Optics, Irkutsk, September 2007, pp.358-366 In Russian.
  [10] zhov V.A., Studentsov S.A. "Stereoscopic display with possibility of monoscopic imaging" RU Patent 2306679, publication date 20.09.2007, priority date 07.02.2006. In Russian.
  [11] zhov V.A., Semochkin P.N., Zaretski A.A. "Television device for presentation of stereoscopic images". - PCT/SU90/00240, publication date 30.03.1991, priority date 09.11.1989. In Russian.
  [12] zhov V.A., Studentsov S.A. "Volume (or stereoscopic) images on the screens of standard computer and television displays". - Proc SPIE, v. 5821, 2005, pp. 102-116. In English.
  [13] Ezhov V.A. "The method of obtaining a volume inage" - RU Patent 2113771, priority date 10.11.1996. In Russian.
  [14] Ezhov V.A. "The method of viewing stereo images with full resolution for each view and the device for its realization" - /RU2008/000233, conventional priority date 20.04.2007. In Russian.
  [15] Ezhov V.A. "The method of viewing stereo images with full resolution for each view and the device for its realization" - RU Patent No. 2377623, publication date 27.12.2009, priority date 20.04.2007. In Russian.
  [16] Ezhov V.A. Three-dimensional imaging with simultaneous reproduction of two image elements in one display pixel by information-dependent polarization coding " Applied Optics, 2010, v. 19, 15, pp. 2797-2805.In English.
  [17] V.Ezhov "Stereoscopic method and a device for implementation thereof" - US Patent No. 7929066, public. date 19.04.2011, priority date 20.04.07.
  [18] Ezhov V.A. "The method of forming and viewing stereo images with maximum resolution and a device for its realization (versions)" - RU Patent Application 2008151367, priority date 25.12.2008. In Russian.


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