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Speaker Recognition

How can you filter out a person's voice from a group of people talking? We have a sample of each person's voice from the group, and the sample of the entire group talking at once. Both samples are ...
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Extracting features from a signal: a 21st century approach?

I have a discrete signal of random length (let's say between 500 and 800 in time). This signal has an important information which I want to collect and to put it together in a feature vector to train ...
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How can i calculate the gaussian range and space parameters in bilateral filter?

Let's suppose i have the following [4x10] image . 1 3 4 5 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 1 2 5 3 5 6 8 9 0 0 2 3 4 6 7 8 9 0 8 9 How can i calculate its space and range parameters (standard ...
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Difference between Convolution and multiplication

I read that multiplication is convolution in frequency domain. I also understand that convolution is just polynomial multiplication. Can somebody explain what are the advantages of doing convolution ...
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Determining the uncertainty of an autocorrelation

My problem should probably be built up from the beginning, so lets start there. I performed a certain experiment 25 times. Every time, the experiment consists of 5000 measurements, and each ...
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separate signal values from noise

let us consider following graph of singular values i want to make some kind of clustering of these data,namely to seperate main components from non main components,let say signal components ...
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autocorrelation matrix for Linear predictive coefficients

I have wrote a matlab code for autocorrelation matrix ...
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Signal to noise ratio software [on hold]

Also, please introduce me a software for mixing signal and noise with variable SNR values. Thanks again
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Wavetables and Partials

I am reading Direct Synthesis versus Wavetable Synthesis. The quote below explains code I have read but I don't get why it's a division by the integer multiple, when multiples increase in frequency. ...
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Lowpassfilter using TI's dsplib

I'd like to implement a lowpass filter on a C6747 using TI's dsplib but the documentation doesn't help very much and the examples are more a "proof of concept" in my eyes. Has anyone some pointer to ...
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will always periodogram produce correct frequencies?

let say we have some data,some signal written in this form $x(t)=s(t)+\epsilon(t)$ where $s(t)$ is pure signal and $\epsilon(t)$ is white noise with mean zero and some variance ,question is ...
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How to use pseudo frequencies with wavelet transforms

I'm slowly getting my head around the use of wavelet transforms (CWT & DWT) with my data, but I'm interested in how the wavelet transforms correspond to certain bands of frequencies. I'm using ...
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Eigen value and Eigen Vectors in Image Processing

I have been reading about eigen values and eigen vectors but i haven't be able to find any decent explanation relating their application in image processing/computer Vision for example say face ...
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Algorithm Switch in Simulink

I am currently working on a control mechanism which looks as in the following figure: In general, I'd like the input1 (the one where only gain and integrator are present), if and only when input2 ...
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How to interpret results of Fourier transform by using Python

Connected with this topic , I would like to have some clarifications about the Fourier Transform and the Python tools that make it. Having my data set whose plot is showed in the above link, my array ...
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22 views

Reason for bimodal behavior while low second fourier coefficient

If I have a time series (for eg. for 23 timestamps) and if I plot it and see that it is bimodal, that means it might be having high value of second fourier coefficient (with frequency = 2). But when I ...
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1answer
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How to check if Fourier components are in phase of out of phase?

I have a time series (of 23 timestamps) of which I take the Fourier transform. Now the fourier transform has 23 imaginary values and each has an amplitude and a phase. When I get the phase angle, it ...
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1answer
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Measuring similarity of music, using lossy compression

I have two sound clips $C_1,C_2$ which are pretty similar. I'd like to measure how perceptually similar they are, i.e., how similar a human would perceive the two to be. Is there a way to use a ...
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1answer
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IFFT and OFDM upconversion

I am trying to understand some basic concepts with IFFT as represented here OFDM Modem page 50-53, and 108-114. Some basics that are represented - The base sampling rate is 8khz. The symbol period ...
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Why would you use DCT as oppose to DFT for detecting oscillation in a signal?

For my project, I needed to detect the primary oscillation frequency in a signal data. As I googled around, it turns out that DCT is the best tool to find this ...
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reconstruction of time series in SSA

i am trying to reconstruct time series from SSA ,because according to this link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Singular_spectrum_analysis there is procedure ...
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Extra energy when altering frequency amplitudes

How can I convert a time signal (audio) into the frequency domain, multiply frequency amplitudes by a vector of scalars, and convert it back into the time domain, without messing up timing information ...
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How to get Envelope of Audio Signal

I am having a problem understanding how the author gets the onset envelope of an audio song in this paper. The entire section in question has been quoted below: First the input sound is resampled ...
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1answer
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Intuition behind Wavelet Transform?

I was thinking sometime back about how to explain Wavelet Transform ELI5. So this is what I came across. The co-relation of two exact signals is 1. So if I have an input signal f(x) made up of an ...
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How to find the inflection point in a noisy curve?

I have the the noisy curve defined by numpy 2D array: As you can see, it has the first flat segment, then rise, peak and decay phases. I need to find the starting point of the rise phase, marked ...
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1answer
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Autocorrelation function of a discrete signal

For a certain experiment of which I have data, I want to calculate the autocorrelation of the measurements. For this I used the expression from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Autocorrelation#Estimation, ...
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Convert .mp3/.wav to formula [on hold]

I have an .mp3/.wav file. This file was created with unknown to me tool. This tool used harmonic signals for left and right ears. How can I find formulas for harmonic signal from audio file?
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1answer
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New capture card YUV 4:2:2 leads to different images

I have just bought a new video capture card whose output format is YUV 4:2:2 (as my old one) and surprisingly when I capture images with both cards I get different results. Differences are very small ...
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Matlab : Reconstructing signal from cosinusoïdes : DC offset question [code + picture]

i'm trying to reconstruct a signal from amplitude and phase of cosinusoides to understand totally how DCT works. So far i've managed to get the signal very close, only by a DC offset that i don't get. ...
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1answer
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Differential Equation of a Band Pass Filter

I'm struggling with a signal analysis electrical engineering college assignment. We need to a derive differential equation for a low-pass filter, high-pass filter and a band pass filter (made by ...
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What is the maximum dynamic range of an N bit signal?

In this presentation on slide 15 there is a corollary: Rule of thumb: the dark noise must be larger than 0.5 Corollary: With a N bit digital signal you can deliver no more*) than N+1 bit ...
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EEG signal processing

I have an EEG data set downloaded from physionet. I want to play that data into a brain monitoring device like for example BIS monitor or Narcotrend or any other similar brain monitoring device.I use ...
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1answer
38 views

Savitzky-Golay filter parameters

I am trying to smooth a series of data in order to obtain a continuous function that could represent that given data set. It came out that the Savitzky-Golay method could be a good way. Now, I don't ...
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How to display the time frequency distribution

I have the basis atoms after decomposing the signal via matching pursuit algorithm. How do I now make a color plot of the time frequency distribution?
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How to calculate the freedom of projection matrix?

I learned projection matrix from textbook. It says that the 9th is redundant, so it has 8 freedom. But I can not know the reason clearly. Following the equations. I can not understand why i does ...
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MATLAB QPSK MMSE plot is not working [on hold]

Error in r=s+w;. How can this be fixed? ...
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1answer
32 views

Order analysis or order tracking

I've been trying the last week to implement the Order analyse in MATLAB in vain, I've read a lot of docs about it like this one , but I still can'T figure it out . This will be my last shot. Say I ...
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1answer
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Expectation of product of hermitian matrix

Let $\textbf{h} \in \mathbb{C}^{N\times 1}$, $\textbf{a} \in \mathbb{C}^{N\times 1}$, $\textbf{b} \in \mathbb{C}^{N\times 1}$ and $\textbf{c} \in \mathbb{C}^{N\times 1}$. The variable $h_i$ is defined ...
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1answer
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Plot real-time FFT using matplotlib

I'm trying to plot fft in python. I use pyalsaaudio for capturing audio in PCM (S16_LE) format. I use the ion() and draw() functions in matplotlib to have the fft plotted in real time. This is the ...
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1answer
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matlab's FFT is wrong? don't think so

i'm trying to get an FFT of a signal my FFT has 1024 samples i added two sin functions one of freq 86,13Hz (2*44100/1024) and one of freq 129,19Hz (3*44100/1024) the WAV looks like that (for 1 ...
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1answer
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Similarity theorem in Fourier analysis

I have a homework problem that I'm not quite sure how to complete. The problem is as follows: PROBLEM Write the definition of the Fourier coefficients, and show that $$f(t + \frac{1}{2}T) = f(t) ...
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1answer
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Computing narrowband spectrograms using MATLAB [on hold]

I'm having an assignment of computing narrowband spectrograms using MATLAB. And I totally have no idea about the code. Can someone help me writing the code and explaining what's going on to me. Lots ...
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Nonuniform sampling band-limited gaussian white noise

I'd like to sample band-limited Gaussian white noise non-uniformly. One way to approximate this would be to filter Gaussian white noise with a lower cutoff frequency and non-uniformly pick samples ...
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1answer
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Amplitude Spectrum, Nyquist Frequency, mixed/min/max wavelets

The problem is here. Now I know the definition of mixed/max/min phase wavelets, whether the roots lie within the unit circle or not. Starting from n = 1, let $$ x_t = ( 5, 6) $$ $$ X(z) = 5 + 6z $$ ...
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PSD estimate using FFT - scaling and units

I know that similar questions have already been asked – I have read the answers, yet I am still not sure if I understand the topic properly at some points. I want to use FFT to calculate PSD ...
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2answers
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Difference between band pass vs. low pass + high pass?

I am reading a paper in which they filter EEG signal using a notch filter to remove the power supply component of 50 Hz, then a high pass filter at 0.3 Hz to remove artifacts resulting from breathing, ...
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Underwater Acoustic OFDM [on hold]

What are the steps involved in making an Underwater Acoustic receiver In matlab Using OFDM? I want to send a picture through an underwater tank and receive it at the other end, using OFDM. Can ...
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1answer
31 views

Log energy calculation

I have some code here that I don't quite understand. It calculates the energy for a given frame the following way: En=log(1+energy(32767*frame)) The energy ...
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26 views

Optimal way for curve detection

I am totally new to image recognition and image analysis and have a project concerning detecting a smooth curve on a uniform background (white/black/any color) and then be able to follow this curve ...
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3answers
428 views

When can we write Heisenberg uncertainty Principle as a equality?

We know that Heisenberg uncertainty Principle states that $$\Delta f \Delta t \geq \frac{1}{4 \pi}.$$ But (in many case for Morlet wavelet) I have seen that they changed the inequality to an ...

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