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Time-frequency-modulation representation of stochastic signals

Jackson, PJB (2007) Time-frequency-modulation representation of stochastic signals In: 15th International Conference on Digital Signal Processing, 2007-07-01 - 2007-07-04, Cardiff.

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When a noise process is modulated by a deterministic signal, it is often useful to determine the signal's parameters. A method of estimating the modulation index m is presented for noise whose amplitude is modulated by a periodic signal, using the magnitude modulation spectrum (MMS). The method is developed for application to real discrete signals with time- varying parameters, and extended to a 3D time-frequency- modulation representation. In contrast to squared-signal approaches, MMS behaves linearly with the modulating function allowing separate estimation of m for each harmonic. Simulations evaluate performance on synthetic signals, compared with theory, favouring a first-order MMS estimator.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Electronic Engineering > Centre for Vision Speech and Signal Processing
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Date : 2007
Identification Number : 10.1109/ICDSP.2007.4288663
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Date Deposited : 20 Mar 2012 14:36
Last Modified : 23 Sep 2013 18:51

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