Transformation has many meanings in mathematics. If using this tag, add another tag related to the object being transformed. If there is a tag for your specific kind of transformations, use that one instead: e.g., (laplace-transform), (fourier-analysis), (z-transform), (integral-transforms), ...

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How to transform angles to a transformation matrix?

I'm working on an open source project. I need to transform three angles (X, Y, Z) to a matrix. The matrix is a standard 4x3 homogeneous transformation matrix, where the right column describes the ...
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The definitions of “transformation” and “isometry”

Let $T$ be a mapping from the plane to itself. In the context of Euclidean geometry, can $T$ be called a "transformation", or is this word reserved for cases where $T$ is bijective? Is there ...
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Understandning Radial Fourier Analysis

I'm currently studying living cells. In order to characterize their form, we use "Radial Fourier Analysis" as described here. I can't, however, seem to find more information about this topic (Radial ...
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Why can the transformation derived from a list of points and a list of their transformed counterparts not be affine or linear?

Some context (original question below): I wanted to know if there's a nice concise formula to calculate the transformation based on a list of points and another list of the transformed points. This is ...
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Transformation of a function: is this integral improper?

I've strumble solving this integral that I obtained after a transformation. Consider $f_{X,Y}(x,y)=e^{-(x+y)}, x,y>0$. Let $V=X^2$ and $R=\frac{X}{X+Y}$. I want to get $f_{V,R}$. So $x=\sqrt{v}$ ...
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Why Fourier series has summation and Fourier transform has integration symbol in their respective formulae?

Fourier transform for aperiodic signal is given by $$ X(\omega) = \int\limits_{t=-\infty}^{+\infty} x(t) e^{-j \omega t} dt. \quad (1) $$ Fourier series for periodic signal is given by $$ y(t) = ...
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Double transformation

I am stuck in determening the following distribution, could anyone tell me the mistake I am making? Consider the uniform distributed stochast $U$ on $[0, 1]$, independent from $X$ and $Y$, $X$ and ...
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Transform Coordinate system

I would like some help to understand a specific transformation for a coordinate system change as I am not sure about it. I got some sample code so I can see how it is calculated but dont understand ...
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How to explain the topic of Fourier transform interactively? [closed]

This is a soft question . In the walk-in for the lectureship, I have decided to give demo lecture on the topic of Fourier transform. The principal of the institution ask me to take lecture ...
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Compare between Short Time Fourier Transform and Wavelets

Fourier transform is localised in only frequency domain but Short time Fourier transform(STFT) is localised both in time and frequency domain same as in wavelets. I want to know How are STFT and ...
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Find transformation matrix with respect to another basis

I understand how we can find the transformation matrix $D$ with respect to another basis $B$, by using a transformation matrix that we already know, say $A$: $$D = C^{-1}\cdot A\cdot C$$ Where $C$ is ...
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Laplace transform,Fourier transform and Z transform mathematical equations

Fourier transform $x(w)$ of signal x(t) is given by $$ x(w) = \int\limits_{t=-\infty}^{+\infty} x(t) e^{-j w t} dt -(1)$$ Laplace transform $x(s)$ of signal x(t) is given by $$ x(s) = ...
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Finding the transformation matrix of a projective transformation in RP^2

So I want to understand how to find the matrix that represents the projective transformation that sends 4 given points to 4 given images, I know that 4 points are necessary to determine it but I can't ...
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How do I express each natural number as sum of serie?

I have many attempts to express each natural number as a sum of series which I meant not to take all convergents series that are giving us 1 as a result I want only how to let e.g : 1 defined ...
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Fourier transform of a polynomial function with both real and complex roots

I am given the following function: \begin{equation} f(x)=\frac{x}{x^3-7x^2+16x-10} \end{equation} which has the following roots: \begin{equation} x_1=1 \in \mathbb{R}, \quad x_{2,3}=(3 \pm i) \in ...
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Fourier transform of $f(x)=\frac{x}{1+x^4}$ and $g(x)=\frac{x^2}{1+x^4}=xf(x)$

Let $f(x)=x/(1+x^4)$, the improper integral of which exists. I computed the Fourier transform of $f$, to be: \begin{equation} ...
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Representing cartesian unit vectors in terms of (u, v) during Jacobian transformation

If r(u, v)=f (u, v)i+g (u, v)j= xi+yj defines a plane, I need to know how dxi=(∂x/∂u)duu+(∂x/∂v)dvv I do not understand the summation of u and v components. Given that x is a scalar function of (u, ...
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Is this an inversion through the origin?

I have a polar vector $e$ with $|e|=1$, and I perform a transformation $T$ that maps all other polar vectors such that $e \cdot T (s) = - e \cdot s$. One such $T$ is inversion through the origin. What ...
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Is Fourier series used always for periodic signals and Fourier transform for aperiodic signals only?

I want to ask basic question. In our mathematics classes ,while teaching the Fourier series and transform topic,the professor says that when the signal is periodic ,we should use Fourier series and ...
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Finding an ordered basis to diagonalize Transpose matrix.

We define $T : M_{n \times n}R \to M_{n\times n}R$ by $T(A) = A^t$. We can write the matrix representation of this transformation as: $[T]_\beta^\beta = \begin{pmatrix} ...
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Graphical transformation : reflect and shift

I know that x[-n] will be reflection of x[n] along y-axis and x[n+k] will shift x[n] to left by k points. Now if I take x[n] 1. x'[n]=x[-n] should reflect along y axis 2. x'[n+k]=x[k-n] should shilf ...
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Mean Value Theorem

Good Day! I,m aware of the basic concept of mean value theorem but the application of it in proving makes me confuse, this is how it goes: By mean Value theorem: $$2 - t^{n-1} (1+t) = (1 - t)[θ^{n – ...
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Fourier synthesis of periodic signals

I was reading the Fourier synthesis of periodic signals But I didn't understand the sentence i.e. "Although the calculation of $a_0, a_1, b_1, a_2, b_2$, is a mathematically straightforward ...
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Finding a matrix representation of the transpose transformation

Define $T : M_{n×n}(\mathbb{R}) → M_{n×n}(\mathbb{R})$ by $T(A) := A^t$. I know this transformation is linear and just takes a matrix and spits out it's transpose. I also know that the transpose is ...
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Questions about Eigenspace

I'm learning about Eigenspaces and have a few questions. Do eigenspaces, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors correspond to a tranformation or can a single vector space $V$ have an eigen-stuff? Is an ...
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Necc. and suff. conditions for a canonical transformation.

Let $\mathbf{P} = C^{−1}\mathbf{p} + B\mathbf{q}, \mathbf{Q} = C\mathbf{q}$, where $C$ is a symmetric nonsingular matrix. Determine necessary and sufficient conditions on $C$ for the transformation ...
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is it possible to decompose nonperiodic sinusoidal signal?

Using Fourier series we can decompose any any signal into it's elementary signals but condition is that signal should be periodic and sinusoidal one. Now, is it possible to decompose nonperiodic ...
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Do all n x n matrices over the reals represent linear transformations?

Do all $v \in M_n (\mathbb{R})$ represent linear transformations? To add to that a bit to further clarify for myself: Looking up the def. of a transformation it is any function $f$ mapping a set $X$ ...
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Equivalent operations on Bezier curve points as control points?

In this question Explicit Bezier Curves: Lerping between curves same as lerping control points?, it shows that linearly interpolating between the result of evaluating two explicit bezier curves is the ...
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When does $ \langle gI, t \rangle = \langle I, g^{-1} t\rangle $ hold true?

Consider $I, t \in \mathbb{R}^d$ and $g$ is some element in a group of transformations (for example like the affine group in $\mathbb{R}^2$). I was wondering when the inner product $ \langle gI, t ...
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Find $Z$ transform of given signal

Given the discrete signal $h(n)=r^n\frac{\sin{[(n+1)\theta]}}{\sin{\theta}}$ if $n \geq 0$ and $h(n)=0$ otherwise, find the $Z$ transform of $h(n)$. What I did: We know that ...
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About the proof of Zeta Transform

I have to prove $$Z[k^n]=(-1)^nD^n\left(\frac{z}{z-1}\right)$$ where $$D=z\frac{d}{dz}$$ and $n$ varies over the set $\mathbb{Z}$ My book doesn't give me any advice; how can I go further?
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About the notation in zeta transforms

My book writes: $$Z[n^k]=(-1)^kD^k(\frac{z}{z-1})$$where $D=z\frac{d}{dz}$ and $n$ varies over the set $\mathbb{Z}$. What does $D^k$ mean?
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Change of Basis Matrix: Cartesian to Spherical Laplacian

I was looking at how a change of basis matrix, $[P_{\beta\leftarrow\alpha}]$, is made. While this is a bit more advanced that than what was taught at the course, I wonder what would be the change of ...
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Singularities in the Gauss Hypergeometric Function

I am evaluating the following term in a series: $$I_k = \int\!x^{-3(2k+1)}(1+\lambda x^4)^{-1/2}\,\mathrm dx$$ When I plug this into WolframAlpha, I get the following result: $$I_k = ...
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How to compare ZOH and tustin

I'm discretizing some continuous time systems. Now there (MATLAB) are of course different types of discrtization methods, among them tustin (bilinear), euler backwards, euler forward etc. Often one ...
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question on Fourier Transformation

I have to find the Fourier Sine transform of $f(x)=1$ when $|x|<a$ and $f(x)=0$ when $|x|\ge a$ and hence show that $$\int_0^\infty {\sin(t)\over t} dt =\pi/2$$ and $$\int_0^\infty ...
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Proof that $V^*$ is isomorphic to $V$.

In my notes for a linear algebra course there is proof that $V^*$ is isomorphic to $V$. However I am unclear on a few of the steps. We begin by choosing a basis $B = \{v_1,...,v_n\}$ for $V$. We now ...
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Fast Hankel Transform

Can someone please explain what would be the expression for weights(Ho) in a Fast Hankel Transform.I found this in a paper and could not find any satisfactory answers .
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Confusion with the notation $L_A$

My linear algebra class went from 0-100 real quick. I've attended every single lecture (so I know I haven't missed out on anything); however, very recently he has been using the notation $L_A$ for a ...
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transformation of single random variables with absolute value ??

integral I got the final answer to be fy(y)= 1 0< y < 1 I am not sure could anyone correct me if its wrong !
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Remove Multiplicative Constant from Hypergeometric Function

I have a function of the form $$f(x;\lambda) = {}_2F_1\left(a,b;c;-\frac{e^{2x}}{\lambda}\right)$$ I need to invert this function to solve for the constant $\lambda = f\left(x\right)$. I could do ...
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Transformation to polar coordinates

I know this is very simple and I'm missing something trivial here... I'm having trouble converting this set of equations to polar form: $$ \dot{x_1}=x_2-x_1 (x_1^2+x_2^2-1)\\ \dot{x_2}=-x_1-x_2 ...
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3D rotation of an object with respect to another object's rotation

I am writing a python code to translate and rotate an object with respect to another object. Please take a look at the picture bellow: The smiley face and the arrow have initial poses (position ...
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Integral transformation

I'm trying to do a transformation of an integration, I have that $$\int_{0.5}^1\int_0^{0.5}e^{xy}xydxdy$$ And I want to get that integrate $$\int_0^1\int_0^1 f(x,y)dxdy$$ Where the value of the ...
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Find a matrix to represent the mapping of a factor module

I have a problem from my past paper I can't figure the logic to, even after seeing the answers. The question goes 【Q】Let $V=\mathbb{R}[X]_{<4}$ be the vector space of real polynomials of degree ...
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Features of phase and magnitude spectrum?

I have read in many books that whether the signal is 1D or multidimensional , The magnitude spectrum tells you how strong are the harmonics in the signal and The phase spectrum tells where this ...
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Proving surjectivity and injectivity of two transformations, knowing the rank of their composition.

I have got another question concerning linear algebra. The excercise is: Let ...
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$K=\frac{1}{2}mV^{2}$, random variable transformation.

An object has random velocity $V$ and kinetic energy $K = \frac12mV^2$, where $m$ is the mass of the object. Suppose that the velocity has the Laplacian distribution with probability density ...
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How to go about finding a transformation $T$ in order to solve an integral.

I have the integral $$\int\int_R\left(2x+y\right)dA$$ Where $R$ is the region bounded by $$x+y=-1, x+y = 3, 2x=y,2x-4=y$$ So my first though was drawing the region, which gave me this odd region, so ...