Questions tagged [highpass-filter]

A high-pass filter is a device that passes high frequencies and attenuates frequencies lower than its cutoff frequency.

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Implementing basic high pass filter using difference equation

For the following signal, I am trying to remove the gradual positive drift but retain the spikes using a high pass filter. I am aware that I can use implement a high pass filter using difference ...
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strange waveform after highness FIR filter

I was trying to apply FIR filter on the ECG signal: a bandstop for 45-55 Hz for noise removal and a highpass filter for moving baseline wander. But after that, the ECG signal show strange waveform at ...
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analog filter magnitude flatness problem

I have designed an analog filter that includes a high pass filter with a cut-off frequency of 5 Hz and a notch filter with a cut-off frequency of 50 Hz. I want to sample the output signal of the ...
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IIR Filter Stability

I have designed an inverse IIR high pass filter by inverting its transfer function B(z)/A(z) to A(z)/B(z). However, the inverse filter has a pole at z=-1. Is this filter considered stable (marginally ...
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How to enhance thermogram image in grayscale?

I'm trying to do some image processing to improve the image below but I'm having some trouble. I already tried to do histogram equalization followed by laplace sharpening, I tried to implement a ...
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Differences in transforming a sinc FIR filter from lowpass to highpass using spectral inversion and spectral reversal

I have designed a lowpass sinc 1023 tap FIR filter with a Blackman window and this works fine. I understand there are then two ways to transform this lowpass filter to a highpass one. One is spectral ...
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Bio-signal discontinuity after FIR filtering

I'm filtering respiration signal. I have a signal of duration equal to 10 minutes, so I decided to divided it into period of 10 s. I filtered each epoch with FIR filter, but I have discontinuities ...
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Should we use a digital low pass or high pass filter to remove sensor bias?

Consider a continuous signal oversampled at, say $2 \;kHz$, and then system digital low pass filtered to a $100\;Hz$ frequency which is the control loop frequency. It is known that there is some bias ...
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How to implement a high pass filter digitally to remove the dc offset from sensor data

I'm trying to implement a high pass filter on sensor data to remove the dc offset. I'm aware I can subtract the mean of the data but I'm looking for a frequency domain approach. I've used the matlab's ...
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RC high pass filter differential equation

I have the question to derive: $$RC \frac{dy(t)}{dt} + y(t) = RC \frac{dx(t)}{dt}$$ which describes a high pass filter or $CR$ circuit with $x(t)$ the input and $y(t)$ the output. I am really ...
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I'm quite new to DSP and I'm trying to implement high pass biquad cascade in transposed direct form II. Currently my implementation has very poor accuracy at cutoff frequencies that are less than 5kHz ...
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Highpass filter design that is better than the Moving Difference filter

The question is actually from the problem set 1.3 of the "Wavelets and Filter Banks" book (authors Nguyen/Strang). Problem 4: Invent a Highpass filter K with 3 or 4 taps (coefficients) that ...
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Low frequency (1Hz) High pass filter

I am trying to get a useable wave from a pulse oximeter, but there is a pesky DC bias that keeps changing every now and then, so I cannot simply subtract the DC bias from it and get useable results ...
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Bandpass filter vs sequential high and lowpass filter in Matlab: weird difference

I am trying to bandpass a neural signal acquired at 20kHz between 0.5 and 100 Hz. I have tried to do it in two ways. The first way is to sequentially highpass and lowpass the signal and the second one ...
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Is there an adjective describing a filter with kernel that has zero mean?

A linear filter with a kernel that has zero mean could be thought of as a "DC-rejecting" filter. Is there a better or more commonly used adjective for such a filter?
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Why use both a high pass and a low pass filter in a Butterworth implementation for noise reduction?

I am a new to audio processing . I want to develop an application that reduces audio noise using a Butterworth filter. I found some existing code doing this, but I still do not understand the use of ...
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The magnitude spectrum of a sharpening filter

I'm trying to derive an expression for the magnitude spectrum of the following sharpening filter. $$g(m,n) = \delta(m,n)+\lambda (\delta(m,n) - h(m,n))$$ where $\lambda$ is some positive constant ...
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Simulate butterworth filter with initial condition of state vector in R

I'm working in R with the packages signal and control (don't know wether these are even the best for my use case). I have a high ...
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Is the Laplacian Filter an High Pass Filter (HPF)?

Is this kernel name as mean difference kernel or Laplacian filter? Is mean difference just a method?
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Downsampling after a highpass filter

Question: The following sentence is not clear to me (especially why down-shift occurs). Could someone explain it please? On the other hand, downsampling the output of the highpass filter down-shifts ...
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High pass filter not attenuating signal at start of input

I have implemented digital high pass filter with below specs: Sampling frequency = 5333 Hz Cutoff frequency = 10 Hz Order = 3 We are facing problem like below: As ...
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What is the purpose of the recurrence relation in low and high pass (audio) filters?

Newbie here. I'm familiar with time and frequency domains from math. I think I understand what low and high pass filters do, sonically. But digging into an implementation of ...
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Remove audio signal component under certain frequency in python

I want to remove all signal components under 10KHz in one audio file. Below is my code ...
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Problem with implementing DC offset for streaming data

I am new to the DSP world. I'm trying to run a raw input signal through a LPF, remove any DC offset, amplify the signal, and then decode the signal. The problem with my code seems to be the ...
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Are high pass/low pass filters FIR filters?

I am trying to understand the basic categories of DSP filters, and it seems that the two main groups are FIR and IIR, however I'm not sure how to categorize high pass, low pass, band pass, and band ...
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Highpass filter square wave

Generated a 1kHz square wave in Audacity and normalized it to 0dB (fs = 44100Hz): Added a 24dB/oct high pass filter (std Audacity plug-in), cutoff frequency set to 100Hz. Result: Zoomed version: ...
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3 dB cut-off frequency of first-order IIR high-pass filter

As descipbed in this great answer (thank you Matt L.), the suggested exact formula was very precise. I need a first order high-pass with similar precision. EDIT: (clarification) The low-pass filter ...
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Calculating the 3dB frequency of an nth order low pass filter and nth order high pass filter

I am using the 6th order high pass filter in the C code. And the cut-off frequency selected for it is 150 Hz and the sampling frequency being used is 32000Hz. Now, I want to calculate the 3 dB ...
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Correct way to build a basic filter bank (ie. for simple multiband audio processing)?

I need to build a filter bank for multiband processing. Last time I tried I was just starting at coding/DSP so I failed and didn't get a flat spectrum out of it. I just want to know the basic ...
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Ideal high pass filter for discrete signal

there. I currently get stuck on a question. I was asking to find an inverse discrete-time Fourier transform for the ideal high pass filter. Here is the question It is getting more confused after I ...
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Adjusting coefficients of a LP and HP filter for a new sampling rate

I am pretty new to DSP and try to undertand some concepts and the relations between them. I currently learning about the Pan-Tompkins algorithm and trying to recreate it in Matlab (Pan–Tompkins ...
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Correct signal analysis flow (Wind Turbine vibration)?

I have vibration data from WT (gearbox) sampled at 25.6 kHz. From a previous post I received a lot of good recommendation. What I am trying to do: Find early stage bearing faults by using an ...
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FIR Filter - Low Pass Filter coefficients to High Pass filter coefficients

I need to convert this 12 Tap Low Pass Filter to a High Pass Filter. The coefficients of the Low Pass Filter are as follows: ...
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Envelope analyis basic question

I have a vibration signal sampled at 25.6 kHz, and I want to perform Envelope Analysis on it. "Vibration-Based Condition Monitoring of Wind Turbines" by T. Barszcz has the following figure: I ...
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New magnitude frequency after apply highpass butterworth filter

I want to use high pass filter to filter frequency less than 100Hz. I use this code in python. ...
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FFT response for noisy signal, averaging the response and

I try to analyze a system's state with acceleration sensors by measuring the frequencies and amplitudes. Since a cheap sensor is used, I have a noisy signal in the beginning (up to 40Hz - see below). ...
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Why is my signal attenuated after applying a HighPass-filter?

I am new to DSP, but I've been attempting apply a butterworth high-pass filter on a 1D array (Values peeking at 300~) to eliminate any noise, yet when applying a high pass filter, I'm ending up with ...
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Applying a 2D band pass filter (Butterworth ?) to an array with NaNs

I am trying to filter out the low frequencies of an array looking like this : For now, I am taking transects of this array and applying a 1D - butterworth band pass filter : ...
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How to visualize high-pass filtered images?

When I try visualizing a high-pass filtered image, all I see is gray, similar to the middle subfigure in the attached figure from a related paper. The authors claim they normalize the image to have ...
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Check work: Expression for 3dB bandwidth for frequency response of high - pass filter having just one pole

The input output relationship is given: $y[n]=ay[n-1]+bx[n]$ $-1<a<0$ I applied z-transform to get the transfer function : $$H(z)=\frac{b}{1-az^{-1}}$$ Since $-1<a<0$, the maximum ...
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Biquad high-pass filter not working as expected

I'm trying to implement a high-pass filter using the the coefficients described in RBJ's well-known EQ cookbook (see https://www.w3.org/TR/audio-eq-cookbook/). However, when I run white noise through ...
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Attenuate the low frequencies in a speech wave

I am designing an FIR filter to attenuate the frequencies below 300Hz. I designed the filter using the ...
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Poles and zeros map, High pass filter

Given the following poles and zeros map I have to identify qualitatively, which filter type is represented (Low-Pass, High-Pass, ...). In the solution it says, that this is a high pass filter. ...
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What impact have different types of border-handling on high pass or low pass filtering?

When high or low pass filters are being applied to an (grayscale) image, the borders need to be handled separately. They could be filled with 0's or 255's (b/w), repeat the nearest pixel value, or ...
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FIR filter not eliminating out of band noise?

I have a simple FIR filter that should eliminate all lower frequencies: ...
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Determine filter type using recurrence relation

Given the recurrence relation: $y[n] = x[n] + 0.5y[n-1]$ I want to determine the filter type (i.e. LPF, HPF etc.) I try to use Z transform, and get that the the transfer function is \$H(z) = \frac{2z}{...
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Is the Sobel filter a high pass filter, and if not, what is the difference between them?

I am an artist with an interest in signal processing. I realize that maybe this question very basic, but the web banner on the frontpage says "anyone can ask", so I assume that means beginners too. ...
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Why do cutoff frequencies of a high-pass digital filter differ from the ones i used to transform it from a low-pass analog filter in MATLAB?

I need to transform an elliptic analog low-pass filter to a digital high-pass filter but i'm having a problem because the resulting filter has lower cutoff frequencies than the ones i set. Here is the ...