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Alignment of signals for ensemble averaging? Something else?

I have been applying ensemble averaging (adding signals of different trials to obtain one signal) to improve Signal to noise ratio in my data. I have achieved good results in terms of classification ...
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The frequency response function (FRF) fails to detect the antiresonance of a system

I am trying to identify a vibrational systems by computing the frequency response function (FRF) of the system when a chirp signal is applied to its input. After comparing the FRF computed and the ...
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What is difference between terms $X(j \omega) ,X(\ e^{j \omega })$ and $ X(\omega)$?

While studying frequency transforms ,I get confused with the terms like $X(j \omega) ,X(\ e^{j \omega })$ and $ X(\omega)$ ,where $ \omega = 2 \pi f $. So what is the difference between them ?
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sketching frequency domain representation

I've been given this signal and asked to sketch a frequency domain representation how do i do that? how do you know which frequency components are present in the signal?
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Fourier transform of $ne^{-an}u[n]$

I need to find the Fourier transform of the following signal: $$ne^{-an}u[n]$$ The answers start by using the rule of the basic signal: $$a^nu[n] \rightarrow \frac{1}{1-ae^{-j\omega}} $$ and then ...
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Determining the Nyquist rate of signals added and multiplied together

Suppose I have a signal in the frequency domain $x(\omega)$. Suppose I know that its Nyquist rate is $\omega_0$ (and let $\omega_m$ be the its maximum frequency). I need to get the Nyquist rate of $...
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Phase wrapping in Bode plot

I'm trying to model the transfer function of a linear system (a MOEMS mirror) based on a datasheet plot of its response. I'm developing the model in the python-control model and I think that I've got ...
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How to convert a spatial frequency in a 2D-DFT into the units radians per pixel?

Let's say I have a 2D image, and I take the discrete Fourier Transform (via FFT) of that image. In the frequency domain, I get the following image: In this image, let's just assume all the spatial ...
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Compressing a time-domain signal in the frequency domain Matlab

I'm new to frequency domain analysis. Let's say I have a frequency domain representation from a time domain signal. What I want to do is taking frequencies with a low amplitude out of this frequency ...
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How do I find amplitude modulation effects in natural signals

It is relatively easy to discover overlaid (additive) signals in natural phenomena using wavelet decomposition, Fourier Transforms, CEEMD, etc, because addition in the time domain is the same as ...
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What's the meaning of a complex zero/pole?

I have been studying signal processing and control for a while now, and I use Laplace and Fourier transforms almost everyday. Also another tools such as Nyquist or Bode plots. However, I had never ...
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Importance of Discrete Cosine Transform over High Pass filter?

I have recently studied few work where the low and high frequency components of an image is accessed using the discrete cosine transform (one such example is presented here). Low and High frequency ...
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Does MATLAB have a FM discriminator [closed]

I'm wondering if MATLAB communications or DSP toolboxes has a FM discriminator? If so, what is the name of the function/object?
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What is the LOW frequency resolution rule analogous to Nyquist?

If I'm analyzing a signal in the frequency domain, I know about the well known Nyquist criteria that the sample frequency must be > 2x of the highest component present in the signal. However, there ...
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How to determine the central frequency from a vectorial spectrum analyzer?

I have taken measures of an antenna with a vectorial spectrum analyzer. I need to obtain the central frequency at which the antenna works. In order to do so, I have selected S11 (reflection) and I ...
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iZotope RX's FFT processing?

How does iZotope RX handle the FFT (i.e. how does it manage to perform those processes in the frequency domain without creating glitches) since its able to e.g. Apply another DSP process (even time-...
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Envelope detection in frequency domain with MATLAB

I need to compute the envelope of a spectrum in MATLAB. Is there a specific function that can do it? I saw the function [yupper,ylower] = envelope(x,np,'peak') ...
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Proof of a CTFT property

How do I prove that the absolute value of CTFT of a positive continuous time signal is less than or equal to its value at central frequency(0)?
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Why audio clipping produces harmonics?

Today I was talking to my collegue about clipping and he said that clipping produces harmonics in frequency domain as he showed me the clipped signal frequency response. However when I asked him why ...
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Doppler shift in time domain?

I have some clarifications required in this topic So initially I know that to shift a signal $X(f)$ by fo we need to take its inverse fourier transform and multiply it with a factor of $\exp(−j2\pi ...
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question regarding convolution theorem

As per the convolution theorem, a convolution in time domain is equivalent to a multiplication in the frequency domain. Then say (MATLAB code), ...
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What happens at the edges in fft2 filtering?

I am doing a fairly simple homework assignment in MATLAB that is to filter an image in the frequency domain. So my code looks something like this: ...
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How do real-time convolution plugins process audio so quickly

Okay, so in Logic Pro I can load up a Space Designer plugin (convolution reverb) with an impulse that's 9.1 seconds long, turn my mic on, and get real-time convolution reverb as the mic records ...
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correct way for Zero padding

I am doing simulation of FMCW radar. I am applying signal processing chain on raw radar data. Here in the code below, I am taking fft of data and plotting it. ...
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Frequency Domain Equalization [Sources request]

When I read papers, I often see the term "Frequency Domain Equalizer". I do not understand what a "frequency domain equalizer" is. Do they mean equalizers like MMSE, LMMSE? Or is there an equalizer ...
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Comparing the spatial frequency between groups of images

I have 2 groups of images, and I want to compare these groups based on the spatial frequencies of the images. In the end, I'd like to be able to say "group A is/is not significantly different from ...
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How to find phase shift and process I/Q channel

I am currently working of 24GHz FMCW radar signal processing. The Module I'm using has 2 receiving antennas and each has 2 outputs (I and Q channel). So overall I've 4 channels. I'm using combination ...
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Reflecting negative frequency to positive frequency

I am trying to synthesize sinusoids by using window function in the frequency domain. It involves: In frequency domain, shift the window to center around the peak frequency To generate a DFT frame,...
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Comparison between 2 images in Frequency domain

As you can see there are 2 images from the Tom and Jerry cartoon program. In the 1st image both Tom and Jerry are present. But in the 2nd one,only Tom is present.Now,we can clearly see this ...
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How Fourier decomposition is performed?

The Fourier decomposition explains a time series entirely as a weighted sum of sinusoidal functions and with the Fourier series,it is possible to do it. But I have some doubts Suppose ,for any ...
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How to effectively teach topic of frequency domain?

This is a soft question. The frequency domain has made revolution in the field of Mathematics, Digital Signal and Image Processing etc. Some of concepts which are very difficult to analyse in spatial ...
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Effect of frequency shift on a sound signal

I had two sound files and did the following to it: ...
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filtering in frequency domain

I am performing decorrelation of two channels of audio using all pass filtering. The two all pass filters for two channels are of very high order (>1000 but with not all coefficients non zero). I have ...
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Calculate amplitude of noise added Sine Gaussian signal from frequency domain

How to calculate the time domain amplitude of noise added Sine Gaussian signal from corresponding frequency domain. Here time domain amplitude is 2. How to get this from frequency domain. ...
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Applying Gaussian Blur in frequency domain

Please see second update I'm trying to implement gaussian blur in frequency domain using c#. Those are steps that I'm doing: Load bitmap. Split bitmap into separate color channels. Convert every ...
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fft2 of interferometric image - how to interpret the result in term of dominant frequency

I have an interferometric image which shows fringes at a certain frequency, basically a dominantly periodic signal overlaying the information that I want to extracthere are the fringes that I want to ...
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What is the type of noise in this image?

what reason could make the noise/effect in this image? Below is the original Thanks!
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Perform Convolution in Frequency Domain Using FFTW?

I'm trying to convolve two signals $x(n)$ and $h(n)$ in C by using the FFTW library's functions to perform a Fourier transform on each, multiply the appropriate complex components together, and take ...
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Oversampling and Aliasing

I am really confused about oversampling and upsampling. I know that upsampling means stretching our signal in time domain by a factor of K, then interpolating some values or using just zeros. As I ...
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DFT and Inverse DFT in Image Processing

I have implemented DFT from this link. 1) Tried taking dft for the three Channels(R, G and B) and reconstructed the original image by taking inverse dft for all three channels and merged them ...
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Discrete Time Fourier Transform to Frequency Domain

I failed to do this question on the exam and finding it very difficult, I would be glad if you can help me solve it. How shall I start?
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Creating synthetic frequency domain box filter vs 4 pixels in corners

Creating two 10x10 black images. 1st image, adding a 2x2 white box in the middle (Low pass filter). 2nd image, adding 1 pixel in each of the corners. Then performing the following steps in that order:...
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Using only positive frequencies in fourier domain, How will it affect the ifft?

I am going to do some kind of transformation and transform a data to another domain, and again back to the first domain. For this, I take a fourier transform of the data and separate the positive part ...
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Time period to Instantaneous frequency

I have simple smooth time signal with different time period. I would like to transfer period over the time to frequency, and to track frequency changing over the time, I would call it Instantaneous ...
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How to convert filter into frequency domain to do filtering?

I have this filter: filter_2 = firceqrip(2,0.6,[0.05 0.03]); I want to convert it to the frequency domain to multiply it by a signal (i.e filter in the frequency ...
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How to perform Wiener deconvolution in Matlab

I have an output signal $y$ which is an input signal $x$ convolved $\star$ with an impulse response function $h$ with some added noise $n$ : $$y(t) = h(t) \star x(t) + n(t)$$ I know the input signal ...
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How does taking the absolute value of a complex signal reflect in the frequency domain?

I have a frequency-domain representation $X(e^{i\omega})$ of the complex discrete one-dimensional signal $x[n]$: $X(e^{i\omega})=\mathcal{F}\{x[n]\}$. Is there a frequency-domain transformation of $X(...
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Why does my overlap-add integrator in frequency domain result in distorted signals?

With help from the dsp guide and DSP-Related, I tried to implement a leaky integrator in octave/matlab. It seems to work in general, but there are a few problems. So that's what I do: Calculate the ...
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What is doppler tolerance

Can anybody explain the meaning of Doppler tolerance for the waveforms(Linear frequency modulated, Barker code, Polyphase codes) used for Pulse compression. The Doppler frequency shift $f_{d}$ due to ...
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How does the number of frequency-domain sampling points influence the outcome of an inverse FFT?

Given some frequency-domain representation of an impulse response. How does the number of frequency-domain sampling points influence the outcome of an inverse FFT, if I keep the sampling frequency ...