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C is a high level (i.e. not assembler) programming language often used to program DSPs and other embedded microprocessors as well as being used for systems programming. Features of the language make it especially suitable for programming hardware and writing device drivers.

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Implementing a Butterworth Filter Manually in C/C++ via Second Order Sections

Short background: I want to implement a lowpass butterworth filter in C/C++. The end goal is to use this in a low-latency Python program, for which of course ...
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How can I work on DSP using C/C++?

I have been working on MATLAB for signal processing for a while. Many companies from DSP for a communication background has asked me whether I know C/C++ very well. I am confused as to why the ...
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Wrong result when realizing fixed-point biquad IIR filter

I'm implementing a fixed-point direct form I biquad filter with Q1.15 precision. I use fraction saving to improve quantization error. However, my function gives me the different results compared by ...
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Non-Uniformly Partitioned Convolution Implementation

I've succeded in implementing the uniformly partitioned convolution algorithm and now I'm looking to implement the non-uniformly partitioned version. I've had no luck with running parallel threads on ...
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Audio, estimate codec's compression ratio only by content

I am about music audios. These can be compressed by different formats with different degree. (I.e. I don't mean the dynamic compression). After being compressed by a large degree (say 96kbps mp3) the ...
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Alg for identifying any temporal interfering signal

I'm a little bit on a loss at my search for an algorithm due to audio signals. I'm a sw-engineer with some basis knowledge in math here and there, know how to build and use FFT etc. but with no prof ...
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How to use Pffft FFT library

I am interested to use the pffft library, available here: https://bitbucket.org/jpommier/pffft/src/master/ I am currently using Intel MKL library, as well as a naive optimized reference implementation....
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How to set parameters of the PI controller inside the PLL?

I am going to implement in C++ software the synchronous frame phase locked loop (SFPLL) for estimation of angle and frequency of the three phase grid 220V/50Hz. For the internal PI controller setting ...
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Phase locked loop for three phase grid

I have been implementing a control software where one of its core functionalities is the ability to synchronize with the three phase grid. Basically I need to implement some form of the phase locked ...
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How to replicate/simulate experiments done on dsp kit 6713 without using hardware?

Due to covid, our university is now offering online classes to under grad students, even labs are conducted online. But we are bit confused regarding evaluation? We make videos of demonstration of dsp ...
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Mic input and speaker output

I currently have written a code which takes in a raw file as input and does some audio processing and writes it to another different raw file. The way I am currently inputting is ...
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Matrices of complex numbers multiplication

I'm trying to implement the multiplication of two matrices something like this picture in c langage. I want to read the numbers from a text file of x and store it later in an array the code that i ...
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How to optimally normalize filter coefficients?

I have designed an IIR filter in Matlab that comprises the following biquads ...
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Simulating a raised cosine filter

I am rewriting a simulation written in Matlab to C. I have a problem with a transmit data. The data is filtered by a raised cosine filter. In Matlab it was implemented by using the following function ...
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filter single radio station with sdr [closed]

I want to write a program to filter a single radio station using SDR. Not for any application just a stepping stone to learn. I am going to use C so it is easier for me to see the steps and things ...
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simple iir filter implementation in C++

I am programming the simplest way of implementing and IIR filter. However, I am struggling with the use of buffers. Do any of you have any simple implementation of an IIR filter implementing manually ...
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FIR filtering with C++ to a sinewave

I am translating my FIR filter script from python to C++. My problem is that I am following a workflow which in theory should work but I get weird results. 1st. I create a signal from 1 and 50 Hz sine ...
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How to apply an offset to a complex exponential without chopping it off?

I am trying to encode a bitstream as offset in a complex exponential, but when I do, the sinusoids get chopped off. Do I need to apply a lowpass to the bitstream or is there a more elegant way? ...
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Fast algorithm for n-dimensional DCT

I need to implement an encoder which compresses a 5-dimensional structure of 10 bits values. Each dimension has between 4 and 12 elements. If a dimension ever has more than 12 elements, it is ...
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Are there any State Space Control C libraries?

I'm searching for a C library which implements methods needed for state space control (e.g. state feedback controller and state observer equations). Googling various terms only brought up a non-C (C# ?...
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Sampling a low-frequency sound doesn't work at some sampling rates

When sampling a low-frequency sound (like a 55Hz sine wave) I hear an additional high frequency sound at certain sampling rates, but not at others. This happens in Audacity and in my own program. For ...
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Problem with natural logarithmic function in fixed point notation

I am facing a problem with natural logarithmic function in fixed-point notation. Let's say $$x = 0.54, \qquad\text{then}\qquad \ln(x) = -0.616186, \qquad\text{a negative number} \tag{1}$$ Then in ...
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Changing Coherence function from float to fixed point

I want to calculate the coherence between two audio signals. After referring a few websites, I found that the coherence is calculated by using the equation $(1)$ which is as follows $$\rm Coherence = \...
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Coding an LFO in C

I want to know how I could implement a Low Frequency Oscilator on a simple synth I've coded in C. First in order to understand how to make this happen I would like just to modulate a sine wave by a ...
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Calculating the true values of biquad filter coefficients from normalized form

I have a C code in which the IIR filter(BiQuad) uses only 4 (normalized) coefficients per stage (a2/a0,a1/a0,b2/b0,b1/b0) instead of 6 coefficients (a0,a1,a2,b0,b1,b2). I know that the value of a0 is ...
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Comparison of results with Direct form1 and Direct form2 implementation of IIR filters

The results obtained from Direct form1 and Direct form2 implementations (in C language) of IIR (BiQuad) filters are a little different. In the implementation, i have made the b0 coefficient as 1. So, ...
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Carrier frequency offset in Bell 103 FSK system

This question is a sequel of the discussion that started in this question. Dan Boschen suggested some very nice solutions to decode a Bell 103 FSK signal. I am especially interested in decoding the ...
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What's wrong with this implementation of my IIR filter?

I posted this originally in the electronics stack exchange, as it's for an electronic purpose (digitally controlled boost) but it was pointed out to me that this would be the more appropriate place - ...
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Decoding a PCM BFSK signal (Bell 103)

A recent project requires me to get into some basic DSP, in C. I receive PCM samples of a BFSK signal (Bell 103). The sample rate is 8 kHz. The mark and space frequencies are 1070 and 1270 Hz. To ...
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Calculating Cross Power Spectral density between two complex signals

I have a small misunderstanding of cross power spectral density between two complex signals. I know that it is the Fourier transform of cross correlation between two signals. Let's say the complex ...
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dB SPL readings differ from external sound level meter?

I'm trying to write a program that takes values from a MEMS microphone and calculates the dB of the incoming audio data. The microphone i'm using is this: https://www.mouser.es/datasheet/2/218/...
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FIR Filter implementation without padding

Is it possible to implement FIR filtering action without padding the input and coefficients? i.e. Let's say if the input and filter coefficients are of size 4, then the output will be 7 samples. So, ...
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FIR Filter implementation vs Linear convolution implementation

I came across a C code for the FIR filter on one of the websites. It is as follows ...
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How can I generate a sine wave with time varying frequency that is continuous, in C?

How can I generate a sine wave with time varying frequency that is continuous? How can I resolve the following problem? I want a continuous graph. I'm generating this simply like this: ...
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Given a static time domain signal, why does the magnitude oscillate in the frequency domain after FFT?

I'm trying to: Generate a sine wave in the time domain (locally within my program at 500 Hz). Analyze it with FFT Print the results in the frequency domain. The expected results are that since the ...
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How to work with portaudio?

I am working in a project to record audio and process in real-time in C.For starting, I wanted to check how it works. I downloaded the pa_stable_v190600_20161030.tgz from here. I ran ,/configure and ...
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Understanding and converting Matlab's coarse frequency compensation function

I am trying to understand and convert to C Matlab's coarse frequency compensator the documentation for which can be found here: Documentation Matlab's design itself is based on this IEEE paper: ...
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Translating Matlab scrambler function to C

I am trying to implement the following matlab function in c: Mathworks scrambler Function Documentation This is the code I've written: ...
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How to design a digital filter in python that will run over an uC?

I am trying to implement a digital filter over a uC (it doesn't really matter which filter and which micro controller because I'm looking forward to learn how to do it in the future with different ...
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Hyperbolic sine "sinh" in fixed-point?

As part of an audio peaking filter calculation, I need to implement hyperbolic sine ("sinh") function in a fixed-point arithmetic (fixed-point DSP processor). What is the proper way to do this?
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Hilbert Transform in C provides possibly strange results

I am calculating some signals that depend on the Hilbert Transform and, after following various guides online and SO, my function looks like this: ...
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How to properly filter a BPSK demodulated signal?

I am new to this field and yesterday I began a project for BPSK modulation. So this is what i did: $\ x(t) = 0 $ or$\ 1 $ binary data $\ Fs = 15 $ sampling frequency kHz $\ Fc = 10 $ carrier ...
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BPSK demodulation [duplicate]

For experimental reasons i created a function that helps me to modulate a signal using BPSK, the input signal is {1,1,0,1,0} and it works fine ...
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Circular buffer wrap around with chorus effect

I am developing an embedded DSP audio processor and am trying to implement a chorus effect. To my understanding, the chorus effect is multiple delayed versions of the original signal, where the delay ...
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What exactly is "sparse representation"? [closed]

I saw a recommended topic for the final project in my university called "dsp and dip applications using sparse representation techniques (MATLAB, C, C++)". I consider taking this topic as my final ...
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how can I make a simple lowpass filter with this constraints? [closed]

I'm searching for a simple low pass filter code in C with this constraints a modulable frequency cutoff (how can I convert all these crazy coefficients into a frequency?) I could change with a slider....
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Pitch fluctuates unexpectedly in simple sine function

I wrote a very basic C program to play a sine of a user-specified frequency. In the interest of portability, I have it spit values directly to stdout, so hopefully you can reproduce my problem on your ...
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Difference between filtering using Matlab and filtering using C code generated by Matlab

hi,has anyone used Matlab coder to generate C code for a filter? Here is the thing: I tried to filter the same audio signal using Hamming window-based FIR bandpass filter, the filter is designed by ...
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How to convert floating point code to fixed point?

I am working on converting a floating point MATLAB code into fixed point C code. The code is to be run on a DSP platform, the specifics of which are yet to be decided. I'm new to floating point to ...
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IIR Lattice Filter in C programming

I would like to implement Lattice IIR filter in c, i can't defined the value of gN, i know that x(n) = fN(n), but how to initialize gN ?. you can find the algorithm here : n