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Sponsored Research Agreement ("SRA") Common Stock Subject to Put Rights and Call Right - Additional Information (Detail)

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Sponsored Research Agreement ("SRA") Common Stock Subject to Put Rights and Call Right - Additional Information (Detail) (USD $)
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended 139 Months Ended 1 Months Ended 6 Months Ended 1 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2012
Jun. 30, 2011
Jun. 30, 2012
Jun. 30, 2011
Jun. 30, 2012
Apr. 20, 2004
Pilot Study to Investigate Digital Holography
Apr. 15, 2005
Investigation of 3-Dimensional Display Technologies
Dec. 01, 2010
3-Dimensional Display Development
Oct. 14, 2008
3-Dimensional Display Development
Dec. 01, 2010
3-Dimensional Display Development
Stock issued for cash
Jun. 30, 2012
Maximum
Put Option
Second Anniversary
Jun. 30, 2012
Maximum
Put Option
Third Anniversary
Jun. 30, 2012
Put Option
Second Anniversary
Jun. 30, 2012
Put Option
Third Anniversary
Dec. 01, 2012
Scenario, Forecast
Call Option
Research and Development Arrangement, Contract to Perform for Others [Line Items]                              
Amount paid to University of Oklahoma $ 152,908 $ 183,193 $ 286,389 $ 283,627 $ 4,444,629 $ 14,116 $ 528,843 $ 525,481   $ 40,481          
Shares issued to University of Oklahoma for Sponsored Research Agreement               1,685,714 121,848            
Market Value of shares issued to University of Oklahoma for Sponsored Research Agreement                 290,000            
Proceeds from Equity     638,831 750,000 5,127,286           100,000 970,000     970,000
Redemption price of rights                         $ 50,000 $ 485,000