Design an underwater led fishing lamps with light pattern of multiple concentric circles lens using energy mapping method

S. C. Shen, Y. C. Chen, J. S. Li, C. J. Lin

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Abstract

Fourier series and an energy mapping method were used in this study to design a lens that produces a light pattern of multiple concentric circles (LPMCC) for a light-emitting diode (LED) fishing lamp. Fourier series were used to represent the light intensity distribution curve (LIDC) of the LPMCC light pattern. Energy mapping involves performing angular energy mapping based on the LI DCs of an LED light source and LPMCC to design a freeform lens. Type I and Type II LPMCC lenses were designed according to the phototaxis behavior of fish to create a LPMCC light pattern of interleaving light-dark zones that attracts fish shoals to stay in an area for a long period. The experimental results indicated that, in comparing the LIDCs of the Type I and II lenses with the respective simulation values, the normalized cross-correlation (NCC) value reached 96%. According to a 24-hour observation of the phototaxis of Poecilia reticulata to evaluate the effectiveness of the proposed light pattern to attract fish, when a fish shoal was habituated to a light source that emitted constant illumination light, it gradually moved away from the intense light zone and hovered around the junction of the light and dark zones. In the future, the design used in this study can be applied to LED fishing lamps to replace traditional fishing lamps.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)21-30
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Taiwan Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers
Volume35
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Feb

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ocean Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

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