A multi-directional backlight for a wide-angle, glasses-free three-dimensional display

@article{Fattal2013AMB,
  title={A multi-directional backlight for a wide-angle, glasses-free three-dimensional display},
  author={David Fattal and Zhen Peng and Tho Tran and Sonny Vo and Marco Fiorentino and James A. Brug and Raymond G. Beausoleil},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2013},
  volume={495},
  pages={348-351}
}
Multiview three-dimensional (3D) displays can project the correct perspectives of a 3D image in many spatial directions simultaneously. They provide a 3D stereoscopic experience to many viewers at the same time with full motion parallax and do not require special glasses or eye tracking. None of the leading multiview 3D solutions is particularly well suited to mobile devices (watches, mobile phones or tablets), which require the combination of a thin, portable form factor, a high spatial… 
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