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### Remove Wave Patterns from an Image Using Inpainting

I have been struggling to remove wave like patterns from my image. I tried FFT (Fourier Transform) and it wasn't good. I came across with inpainting and it looked promising but I don't know how to use ...
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### Decomposing Gaussian Diffraction Pattern

I was recommended to post this question here from the physics stack exchange. I have the following diffraction pattern produced by a fabry-perot etalon. The red represents the center of that pattern. ...
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### How to detect the end of a period of a repeating pattern in some time series signal

I have an incoming stream of time-series data which looks like in the below figure :- I want to detect the end of each cycle in real-time (marked with red arrows) using C language. What would be the ...
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### Remove watermark from video

Is there a process to remove a watermark ever present across all frames of a video? I was thinking that comparing frames and taking pairs poorly correlated, could give a clue about the watermark both ...
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### How to detect the presence one- and two-dimensional patterns in distributions of spatial points?

I have many point patterns, and I want to detect those patterns that have points arranged in lines that may be curved, intersected or broken. For example, on the following picture, the upper left ...
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### Is there a way to describe the pattern of a signal as a numeric value?

I've been digging a little into signal processing and I just started a networks and telecommunications class at college. We saw there are different encode techniques Amplitude, Frequency and Phase ...
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### Finding arbitrary/random repetitive patterns in signals (both self and across two signals)

I am trying to figure out a direction for my research. I need to find random repetitive patterns between two signals and on each individual signal. I have read about FFT and time series-motif ...
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### How to generate the filter bank for a wavelet adapted to a pattern?

Some textbooks like Daubechies (1991) and Strang & Nguyen (1996) give algorithms to construct wavelets with specific properties. But, I am trying to construct a filter bank for a wavelet that is ...
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### Can amplitudes be used to differentiate one signal from another?

I have use case, where there are lot of sensors placed under ground.The sensors give amplitudes each second.So my aim is to detect if some anomalous activity takes place at that point. IF an activity ...
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### How do I create a polar plot from a multi-channel sound file?

I have a multi-channel sound file from a microphone array. I want to get the polar plot in Matlab in order to get the directivity patter of the sound source. How do I do this? I did the FFT on the ...
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### match a pattern in a stream of bits

I feel my question is somewhat related to this, but I'm not sure how to do what I want. I get transmissions of ~1000 bits at a time, which may be corrupted by noise. To try and infer data from ...
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### Comparing two audio (Phone operator messages)

I have this two wavs. Same audible audio differente data. The audios are phone operator messages, so they are always the same. Wav:http://instaud.io/3Ezu Wav:http://instaud.io/3Ezw Using this ...
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### What principles to use, in order to create field that will be read by OCR?

I currently have an invoice, where some numbers are written by hand, and I would need to read them automatically. My past experience is that people who write numbers will them write in so many ...
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### Identify random repetitive patterns

Forgive me if it’s too basic, I finish engineering a while ago. Given any time series, not periodic, I would like to find any repetitive pattern that is distinct (by some given measurement) and is ...
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### How to programmatically find a sharp change in slope

First, apologies if I have the wrong group or this question is far too easy for this group. I am (as you'll see) a newbie. Please point me to another, more appropriate group OR tell me how to fix the ...
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### Detect Gradual Increase Before a Decrease in Noisy Data

I have data that'ss not too noisy and I am trying to detect a pattern where it gradually increases then decreases in a short period of time (20 ticks? it should be roughly similar per session but can ...
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### detection of periodicities in n-dimensional signals

Generally speaking, what analyses are necessary and sufficient for the detection of periodicities in an n-dimensional signal amounting to a discretely sampled density distribution over n-dimensional ...
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### Pattern recognition

I am new to the world of computer vision, so please excuse my basic questions. I have two patterns: one consisting of a single circle of radius $r$, and one made of several circles, still of radius \$...
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### Can Binary Content alone affect Noise Performance?

Assume we got a transmitter and a receiver. We send a binary stream of let's say 8 bits (the stream length cannot change), using AM-modulation. We have no info on the channel/noise characteristics. ...
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### Neural Network learning project based on 8 wave signals over 1 second at 1 sample every 10 ms ( hence 100Hz )

I'm currentely trying to train a neural network that can decide wether a pattern produced by the movement of a hand near capacitive sensors is as expected, or random. I have an MPR121 microchip linked ...
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### Engine for Google / Browsers to detect manipulated images? [closed]

Would it be possible for Google and web browsers to scan images and detect doctored photos? For example, a web browser could check for abnormal color gradients and signals that indicate if a photo ...
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### Pattern matching methods: Based on Area and Based on features

Good morning, I'm new to image processing and I'm currently working on a project for pattern matching and OCR more specifically. In the state of art I've found the matching process can be classified ...
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### Determining periodic pattern when there is pattern which period is multiple of former

I have periodic signal, say, it has year period, yearly pattern. I want to check if also has quarterly pattern. Event if there is no visible quarterly pattern, Fourier Transform of this signal has ...
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### Finding a change in a signal

I am looking to some C algorithm(for MCU), where I have these signals : First graph you can see that there is an event in the middle and it goes back to normal, second and third there is some event ...
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### How to detect lines arranged in a visual pattern in an image?

I have a black and white image like this: Visually, there is a clear pattern of black lines evenly separated by somewhat thicker white lines. The problem I need to solve is to automatically detect ...
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### Why does this Moiré pattern look like this?

I was making some gifs of Mobius transformations in Matlab, and some strange patterns began to appear. I'm not sure if a deeper knowledge of the filetype/algorithm is needed to understand this ...
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### Find a small image pattern in another similar image

I have this pattern in the first image which I want to find in the second image. However the two images are totally different so I just need to find the closest set of indices where these two images ...
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### Feature recognition within a single song

I want to write an algorithm in C++ which is capable of identifying specific features within a single song, e. g. the sound of a drum which is played 100 times during 5 min. State of the project So ...
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### Which image filter can be applied to remove gridded pattern from corrupt jpegs?

I have around 1,400 jpegs that have been corrupted somehow and have lost the backup images. They all seem to have the same gridded pattern of lines over each (i.e. the gridding does not shift from ...
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### Cross Correlation shows peak at the same location every time

I have a signal which is taken from an accelerometer and I'm trying to match patterns between different windows of the signal by cross correlation. To do this I take different windows of the signal, ...
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### Question regarding using cardinality in pattern recognition

So I've read this article for a project im working on: Ortiz-Cataln: Cardinality as a highly descriptive feature in myoelectric pattern recognition for decoding motor volition, Chalmers Uni, ...
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### Detecting expected patterns in repeated measurements

I am new to signal processing and I am trying to learn myself. To understand what i am interested in, let me show this on example (note that this is just a random example to illustrate). Here is some ...
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### Measure similarity between quantized grayscale images

I want to measure the similarity between quantized grayscale images (8 levels) that mostly depict organic patterns found in nature, say pigmentation patterns in animals (zebra pattern, leopard spots,.....
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