Angle tunable liquid wedge prism driven by electro-wetting

A. Takei, Eiji Iwase, K. Hoshino, K. Matsumoto, I. Shimoyama

研究成果: Conference contribution

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We proposed a wedge prism which is tunable by electrowetting actuation. The wedge prism is useful for a small camera or an endoscope, because the wedge prism is capable of changing the view without a large instrument. Our prism consists of two plates facing each other and liquid sandwiched between the plates. By changing the angle between the two plates, the liquid and the two plates form into the wedge shape. We used electrowetting to change the angle of the prism. The wedge prism keeps the size small, since the liquid driven by electrowetting works as a prism. In addition, the prism keeps the view clear because the optical flatness of the wedge prism is determined by the flatness of the two plates. In this research, we achieved the wedge prism with which we can shift the field of view to the right and the left.

元の言語English
ホスト出版物のタイトルProceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS)
ページ36-39
ページ数4
2006
出版物ステータスPublished - 2006
外部発表Yes
イベント19th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems - Istanbul
継続期間: 2006 1 222006 1 26

Other

Other19th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems
Istanbul
期間06/1/2206/1/26

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Control and Systems Engineering

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Takei, A., Iwase, E., Hoshino, K., Matsumoto, K., & Shimoyama, I. (2006). Angle tunable liquid wedge prism driven by electro-wetting. : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) (巻 2006, pp. 36-39). [1627730]

Angle tunable liquid wedge prism driven by electro-wetting. / Takei, A.; Iwase, Eiji; Hoshino, K.; Matsumoto, K.; Shimoyama, I.

Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). 巻 2006 2006. p. 36-39 1627730.

研究成果: Conference contribution

Takei, A, Iwase, E, Hoshino, K, Matsumoto, K & Shimoyama, I 2006, Angle tunable liquid wedge prism driven by electro-wetting. : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). 巻. 2006, 1627730, pp. 36-39, 19th IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, Istanbul, 06/1/22.
Takei A, Iwase E, Hoshino K, Matsumoto K, Shimoyama I. Angle tunable liquid wedge prism driven by electro-wetting. : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). 巻 2006. 2006. p. 36-39. 1627730
Takei, A. ; Iwase, Eiji ; Hoshino, K. ; Matsumoto, K. ; Shimoyama, I. / Angle tunable liquid wedge prism driven by electro-wetting. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). 巻 2006 2006. pp. 36-39
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