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Interpolation is a method of constructing new data points within the range of a discrete set of known data points.

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Impulse response of linear interpolation in discrete time

I'm trying to understand interpolation in discrete time. We know that for linear interpolation we use h(t)=triangle waveform. When we talk about linear interpolation in discrete time, I'm using ...
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How does upsampling/interpolation/oversampling help with noise shaping?

That's all, Why does upsampling improve the resolution and signal-to-noise ratio? What makes it so good for noise-shaping
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A basic question about bilinear interpolation

I have a basic question about "Bilinear Interpolation". How to derive the bilinear interpolation formula of 4 pixels arranged as follows: And if the bilinear interpolation is applied to ...
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How to apply interpolation algorithm for FFT generation? [closed]

How to decide interpolation algorithm before applying FFT? I need to find FFT for multi-sine signal . Before finding the FFT, need to apply interpolation algorithm. How to decide whether I need to ...
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Symbol timing recovery: Polyphase vs piecewise linear interpolation

A symbol timing recovery scheme shown below has been successfully implemented in C++. Different TEDs (Mueller & Mueller, Early-Late, Maximum Likelihood, Gardner, Zero-Crossing, etc) are included ...
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Software implementation of Gardner Loop

My objective is to create a Gardner loop to remove the timing offset present in my signal. To achieve best timing SNR, I downsample my signal to 2 samples per symbol. It is depicted below: where blue ...
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Seamless looping of a signal without pops

I'm trying to seamlessly loop an audio signal. When I loop the current audio signal I have, I hear audible clicks or pops right as it loops back to the beginning. I want to be able to loop the audio ...
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How to find peak value of an analog signal efficiently after sampling in the digital domain?

I have a bandlimited analog signal for which I want to find the peak value in real time. The signal is sampled and processed digitally at just enough sampling rate. Since the peak of the analog signal ...
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Eliminating drift generated from double integration of acceleration signal using Envelope Method

I'm trying to remove the drift generated upon the double integration of a noisy acceleration signal. But this question discusses only removing the drift upon single integration to generate velocity ...
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Difficulty absorbing Idea of interpolation?

I am trying to develop my understand of interpolation and signal reconstruction and uptill now i have understood that there are 3 commonly studied types of interpolation 1)Zero order hold ...
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piecewise-quadratic vs piecewise-cubic vs higher order polynomial interpolation?

There is a question available on DSP SE that mentions types of interpolation used for signal reconstruction but there isn't any mention about the difference between piecewise-quadratic,piecewise-cubic ...
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Zero order hold interpolation and Nearest-neighbor interpolation?

Is there any difference between Zero order hold interpolation and Nearest-neighbor interpolation I want to perform zero order hold interpolation in MATLAB,but there isn't any information about zero ...
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Streaming windowed sinc interpolation/resampling: trying to understand a Rust implementation

I'm working on a fork of the Rust dasp library, which is intended to be a DSP toolkit that abstracts over samples/frames/signals, and contains a number of functions ...
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Efficient Method for Interpolating between bins in FFTW

I'm working on some oscillator classes right now and perform FFT around 100 times per second. The issue I'm running into is interpolating between the bins so there is not a noticeable change from each ...
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Can multi-rate operations of decimation and interpolation can be used to implement a rate change by a factor an irrational number?

I know that common rates are integer values like 2 or 3, but can multi-rate operations of decimation and interpolation can be used to implement a rate change by a factor of an irrational number? ...
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Bilinear Interpolation Algorithm for up-sampling 2D images

In keras it is possible to use UpSampling2D layer to up-sample an image. You can use Bilinear Interpolation. Given an image ${h\times w}$ it is possible to increase its size in ${h*k\times w*l}$, ...
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Spectral peak location estimation using complex DFT

In this paper a simple method to estimate a spectral peak is proposed, by using quadratic interpolation between three samples of the DFT of the signal. Namely, the position of the peak relative to the ...
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Is there a way to use decimation or linear interpolation to shrink or stretch an audio signal in the time domain?

I am able to shrink/stretch an audio signal using Python code for a phase vocoder, as well as the stretchAudio function from Matlab's Audio Toolbox. Although both methods do indeed alter the audio ...
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Direct and Transpose Polyphase Multirate Processing

Polyphase implementations of upsampling/ interpolation and downsampling/ decimation, after having invoked the Noble identities, are presented as follows (taken from Proakis): (Three-Channel Polyphase ...
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What are some really accurate ways to get the value of a peak (local maximum) given some points around it? (To be used for autocorrelation peaks.)

I have looked everywhere on the internet for this and, surprisingly, haven't found much useful information. Given 3 or more points closest to a peak (local maximum) what are some of the most accurate ...
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How to correctly use sinc interpolation in Matlab?

What is the right way to use sinc interpolation for a given discrete signal $x[n]$? Following is the sinc interpolation formula: $$x(t) = \sum_{n=-\infty}^\infty x[n] \mathrm{sinc}\left(\frac{t-nT}{T}\...
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HRIR interpolation using VBAP

1) Problem description I am trying to implement a 3D audio simulator in Python. I am using the HUTUBS dataset as HRIR database (more informations here: https://depositonce.tu-berlin.de/handle/11303/...
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The Proper Way to Do Sinc Downsampling (DFT Downsampling) for Uniformly Sampled Discrete Signals with Finite Number of Samples

Given a signal $ \left\{ x [ 0 ], x [ 1 ], ..., x [ N - 1 ] \right\} $ what would be the correct way to downsample it in the frequency domain (Sinc interpolation)?
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Interpolated FIR filter (from Oppenheim and Schafer's Discrete-Time Signal Processing, 3rd ed)

[from Discrete-time Signal Processing by Oppenheim and Schafer, 3rd ed., p.196] Two questions: In this context, the filter with system function represented by Eq. (103) is called an interpolated FIR ...
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After upscaling a signal what noise metric to use for noise qualification

If I have a 2d signal (like image) and interpolate (linear) it to get an upsampled signal, how can I qualify the noise, with which metric? STD changes between the signal and its'upsampled counterpart ...
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standard deviation of two constant noised signals related through interpolation

Let us say say we have a noised constant signal and want to evaluate the standard deviation (std) of the noise. We calculate the std of the said noised signal and call it $\sigma_1$. Now we process ...
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Showing that filtering a signal with bandwidth B with a brickwall filter of bandwidth W>B has no effect in time domain

The time-domain representation of $G(f) H(f)$, where $H(f)$ is an ideal brickwall filter of bandwidth $1/(2T)$ is: $$ \int g(\tau) \operatorname{sinc}\left(\frac{t-\tau}{T}\right) d\tau $$ I want to ...
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minimum oversampling factor for D/A converter

Consider a D/A converter for audio signals consisiting of a zero-order-hold interpolator followed by a continuous-time lowpass filter with positive passband between 0 and 20KHz and stopband starting ...
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A cubic interpolation function: folkloric copypasta or clever trade-off?

I've been reading on interpolation methods recently and I have come across an implementation of cubic interpolation that is leaving my head scratching. Every other variant and example of cubic ...
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Interpolationg phase and magnitudes, Transformation function

I am trying to filter signal x(n), n = 150. I made a filter with few frequency points on the x axis , [-11., -9., -3., -2., -1., 1., 2., 3., 9., 11.]) ...
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Wasn't Wikipedia errata on DFT/Trigonometric interpolation polynomial

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Discrete_Fourier_transform "Trigonometric interpolation polynomial" Section. Shouldn't the middle term in the second line be? $$ \cdots + X_{[(N-1)/2]} e^{i\ ( ...
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Natural cubic spline interpolation versus cubic BSpline interpolation?

An answer here seems to shows the algorithm Mathematica uses to compute: ...
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Efficient double upsampling of a pure real tone

Has anyone seen this trick before? Let's say I'm working with a real pure tone signal that's dangerously close to Nyquist. So, I want to upsample it by a factor of two to move it near the four ...
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Why is my time domain interpolation via zero-padding in frequency domain wrong?

Since the process can be applied in either domain to increase the sampling rate in the other domain, I am trying to apply zero-padding in frequency space to recover a 'cleaner' interpolated signal in ...
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Frequency response and sampling theorem for triangular function

The triangular function is defined as follows: $h_l(x) = \begin{cases}1-|x|,&|x|<1;\\0&\text{otherwise}.\end{cases}$ According to ccrma.stanford.edu: "If the output of the interpolator ...
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Find continuous signal given a condition on its samples

Let $x(t)$ be band-limited with $B = \omega_m$. Sampling gives us $$x(nT_s) = \begin{cases} 1, & n = 0 \\ 0, & n \not = 0 \end{cases}$$ And $\omega_s = 2\omega_m = \frac{2\pi}{T_s}$. Find ...
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Why the plots of spline and cubic interpolation are exactly same? [closed]

I am trying to watch difference between cubic interpolation and spline interpolation using matlab plot but i am getting same plots in both cases using interp1 ...
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How to transform a signal to go through specific points?

I have a 1d signal obtained using a Fourier based resample method (TDIFDZP) for which the resampled points don't necessarily go through the original samples. I want to transform the upsampled signal ...
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Using a low pass filter to interpolate signal

In my DSP university textbook, the interpolation process is described as follows: In order to represent a baseband signal $x[k]$ at an increased sampling rate with the same shapes of its time-...
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Zero-padding or Interpolation in 3D FFT

I'm trying to perform a FFT of a 3D regular grid and then compute the bin average (in spherical shell bins) of the Fourier transformed grid. The problem is that the resulted vector is very noisy as I'...
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Sinc Interpolation Artifacts

I have written a program that uses sinc interpolation to resample some data. The general algorithm is a that I compute the previous N values and the next N values to get a new sample at a non-integer ...
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Determine impulse resonse of First Order Hold (FOH)

Question, how can I determine the impulse response function of a first order hold? On Wikipedia it is simply stated as: $$ h_{\mathrm{FOH}}(t)\,= \frac{1}{h} \mathrm{tri} \left(\frac{t}{h} \right) =...
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what are some possible reasons of having duplicates in sensor signal? resulting in stair-step signal?

I am using an cellphone application to record cellphone gyroscope signal. I put the sampling rate to "fastest" which means the highest sampling rate the cellphone is able to do. What is strange is ...
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Reconstruction using sinc

The signal that I produce above. What is the reason for it to slide to the right? In oversampling at Nyquist rate can I make like below picture ? do you think the signal i produced at nyquist rate is ...
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Types of interpolation used for reconstruction in DSP?

What are the different types of interpolation used in DSP for reconstruction of analog signal from discrete/digital signal I am able to somehow learn two types of interpolation 1st is "zero order ...
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What is the “bilinear interpolation kernel” in personlab paper?

please excuse my ignorance in computer graphics, but what is this bilinear interpolation kernel in the personlab paper page 6 equation (1)? Here it is: $$ h_k(x) = \frac{1}{\pi R^2}\sum_{i=1:N}p_k(...
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Reconstructing/interpolating small regions of a bandlimited signal by taking the fewest possible samples

I have a signal which is bandlimited and can be sampled at arbitrary continuous positions. The value at any position is given by an expensive computation. I need to do some further computation on ...
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Stolt interpolation and ifft in range migration algorithm

I am using range migration algorithm for focusing stripmap synthetic aperture radar data. I have successfully tested my algorithm using the following steps after range compression (similar to this ...
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shannon interpolation in image processing

I tried to implement Shannon interpolation on a 2D array. First, implemented it on a 1D signal, just for sanity-check: ...
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Can compressed sensing be used instead of intepolation for missing values?

Consider a signal that is sparse in frequency, but it measured in the time domain, for example (in matlab): ...

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