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Title: Body scanner
Authors: Yu, Wing-man Winnie
Ng, Keng-po Roger
Yan, Sunny
Gu, Hong Bo
Subjects: Body scanner
3-D images
Issue Date: 2-Nov-2004
Source: US Patent 6,813,440 B1. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 2004.
Abstract: A compact moire effect body scanner provides 3-D images of a human body for use in making up suitable garments. The scanner includes an elongate projection module with a photographic grid that illuminates the body. An elongate imaging module having a second photographic grid lies alongside the projection module and a digital camera is used to capture images of the body. The scanner is typically about 400 mm long, 400 mm high, and 150 mm wide and can be used in normal room light conditions.
Rights: Assignee: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Type: Patent
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