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Definition of “uniformly regular” signals (as used in the book “Wavelet Tour of Signal Processing”)

The author uses the term "uniformly regular" and I get the idea of it's meaning through the context, yet the phrase is used as if could also have a precise mathematical meaning. Is there a definition ...
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A relation for Fourier series

For $f$ and $f'$ in $L^2(0,1)$, define $e_k(x)=e^{2\pi ikx}$, $k \in \mathbb{Z}$. And define the Fourier series: $f=\sum _{k \in \mathbb{Z}}c_ke_k$, where $c_k=\left \langle f,e_k \right ...
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Need to learn wavelet, suggest steps and resources

I am looking for a good introduction to wavelets and wavelet transforms. that covers the following: Basics Vector Spaces – Properties– Dot Product – Basis – Dimension, Orthogonality and ...
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expansion for $1-|t|$

Let $f$ be a continuous function on $\mathbb{R}$ with compact support with exactly one maximum. Form the functions $$ f_{m,k}(x)=f^m\left(x-\frac{k}{2^m}\right) $$ I am wondering if one can expand ...
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Matlab's dwt2 in publication quality notation?

I used Matlab's dwt2in my algorithm, what notation have you folks seen that describes the 4 resulting wavelets? How do I express ...
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Regularity of Daubechies wavelet

I am reading the book Wavelets: Theory and applications by A. K. Louis, D. Maass, A. Rieder ...
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Wavelets: Cone Of Influence

While reading this paper I came across the term Cone of Influence which is described as ...
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Why the $L^1(R)$ space does not have a unconditional basis

Why the $L^1(R)$ space does not have a unconditional basis. It is a known fact that $L^p(R)$ ($1<p<+\infty$) has unconditional basis. A simple example is the dyadic wavelet or Haar system. I ...
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Error bounds in representing a vector using a truncated Moore-Penrose biorthogonal basis

I was reading and trying to reproduce the results in the arXiv preprint of Periodic Gabor Functions with Biorthogonal Exchange: A Highly Accurate and Efficient Method for Signal Compression by Asaf ...
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An exercise. A property of the Fourier transform of wavelet

In the book "An Introduction To Wavelet Analysis" by David F. Walnut, there is, Exercise 7.45. Show that if $\psi(x)$ is a wavelet, then $\sum\limits_{j}{\left|\hat{\psi}(2^j\gamma)\right|^2} = 1$ ...
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Finding correlations between many unknown functions.

Given an arbitrarily large number of black-box functions of one variable, is it possible to produce expressions that approximate their relationships to each other over their shared domain? Is it ...
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Operators from $L^{\infty}$ to $L^{\infty}$, below bound of the norm

If $T(f)(x)=\int K(x,y)f(y)dy$, where $K(x,y)$ is locally integrable, is bounded on $L^{\infty}$, how can we show that $\|\int|K(\cdot,y)|dy\|_{L^{\infty}}\le \|T\|_{L^{\infty}\rightarrow ...
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Proving norm inequality with Schwarz's inequality

I'm stuck on the following problem: Suppose that $\{V_j : j \in \mathbb{Z}\}$ is a multiresolution analysis with scaling function $\phi$, and that $\phi$ is continuous and compactly supported. ...
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Testing whether a finite measure is absolutely continuous with respect to Lebesgue measure using wavelets

I've been working through Fundamentals of Stochastic Filtering (Bain, Crisan) and am a little perplexed by the following (initially) seemingly straightforward exercise and its given solution. We are ...
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Scaling function and dilation equation in MRA

In the book I am reading, the author explains how we can use the dilation equation to obtain the scaling function through the process of iteration. In particular, we use the dilation equation, which ...
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Lower bound for the eigenvalue

For a given real number $c>0$ define functions $\left(\psi_{k,c}(\cdot)\right)_{k\ge0}$, as an eigenfunctions of the Sturm-Liouville operators $L_c$ defined $$ ...
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Hermite functions and integral

Let $$ h_n(x)=(-1)^n\gamma_ne^{x^2/2} \frac{d^n}{dx^n}e^{-x^2}, $$ where $\gamma_n=\pi^{-1/4}2^{-n/2}(n!)^{-1/2}$, be Hermite function. Consider $$ ...
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$L_2$-norm representation of the function

Let $$ f^{\alpha}_+(x)=\frac{1}{\Gamma(\alpha+1)}\sum_{k\ge 0}(-1)^k{\alpha+1 \choose k}(x-k)^{\alpha}_+, $$ where $\alpha > -\frac 12$(see for reference ...
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Singular Value Decomposition

I want to decompose an image $A$ using the Discrete Wavelet Transform and then find the singular values, $S$, such that $A=USV$. I will then do the same to another image such that $B=USV$. I will ...
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Can anyone provide a sketch as to what a wavelet transform of the dirac delta function look like?

I was trying to motivate the idea of a time frequency localization using wavelet transform to a peer today and I thought the impulse function would be a good example. In my mind I was thinking of a ...
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Frequency response of wavelets and scaling functions

I am getting started with wavelets! And I am having trouble going from scaling function to the frequency response of the scaling function. The scaling function and wavelet is defined on some axis ...
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Continous wavelet transform and shannon Entropy.

Note: I have asked the same question on signal processing forum,but didn't get any answer. so it might be more like a math or physics question. Hope you don't consider it as cross-post. I am trying to ...
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Strange values of approximating coefficients returned by matlab's wavelets decomposition

I'm trying to get wavelet decomposition of arcsin(x) using, say, haar wavelets When using both Matlab's dwt or wavedec functions, I get strange values for approximating coefficients. Since applying ...
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Output of wavelet transforms

I am working on a time sensitive computer science and fluid dynamics project that requires me to find applications of wavelet analysis. I know that at its core, a wavelet transform simply takes a ...
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Fittig N-D periodic functions

Besides fourier series, are there any stable way to fit N-D nonlinear functions that demonstrate some degree of periodicity, sigmoid neural networks works poorly in this domain.
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what's the difference between Cohen-Daubechies-Fauraue 9/7 transformation and Discrete cosine transform?

can someone explain, what's the difference between this 2 tranformations? DCT and CDF Greetings
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$n$-th derivative of the prolate spheroidal function

For a given real number $c>0$ define functions $\left(\psi_{k,c}(\cdot)\right)_{k\ge0}$, as an eigenfunctions of the Sturm-Liouville operators $L_c$ defined $$ ...
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Is there a wavelet frame for $L^2[0,\infty)$?

What systems of wavelets provide a frame for $L^2[0,\infty)$. For example, the Haar system of wavelets provides a basis for $L^2[0,1]$, and the harmonic wavelets provide a basis for all of ...
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Mathematica: How to convert scales to frequencies?

According to the transform $$w(u,s)=\frac{1}{\sqrt{s}}\int _{-\infty }^{\infty }x(t) \psi ^*\left(\frac{t-u}{s}\right)dt,$$ the frequency should be $f=\omega/(2\pi)=1/(2\pi s)$ (is it right?), where ...
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two dimensional wavelets construction

I am trying to construct 2D wavelets for function approximation. Please suggest some references for constructing and implementing 2D Legendre Wavelets and other variants of it. thanks
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Wavelets - clarification of vanishing moments post

.I have read the post What is a "vanishing moment"? regarding vanishing moments. Here, it is stated in an answer how "In a sense, these conditions mean that the wavelet is "unbiased." It ...
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Larger image after wavelet reconstruction

Depending on the size of the original image and depending on the kind of padding used during 2D discrete wavelet transform and reconstruction, the reconstructed image has a larger size. Is there a ...
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Is there a cost function for row equivalent matrices?

I am working on a minimization problem as follows: argmin$_x$ ||x-y||$_2$$^2$+$\lambda$||$\Psi$x||$_1$ where x and y are 2D or 3D complex arrays ||$\cdot$||$_1$ and ||$\cdot$||$_2$ are the L1 and L2 ...
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Short-Time-Fourier-Transform: why overlapping the window?

For STFT, we impose window of certain size onto the original signal, then we perform fft on each window. The uncertanty about frequency and time is determined by the width of the window, however, I ...
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Wavelet Transform of a shift invariant function

I want to calculate the wavelet transform of a shift invariant function. For example Gaussian - $\exp{-\|x-y\|^2_2} $. There is no restriction on the wavelet basis that can be used here. Can anyone ...
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Continuous wavelet over piecewise functions

Is there a wavelet function that spans the space of piecewise: linear functions(as Haar is a basis for piecewise constant functions) polynomial functions I am almost sure there is one for ...
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how do i integrate to solve for \psi_k,_n for part A?

For part A, I need to integrate f(t) times phi(t) to find C_0, so I plug in 1 for phi(t) because from 0 to 1 phi(t) is 1. But for the second part of part A, what do I plug in for psi(t)_k,_n and how ...
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What does it mean to do scale multiplication of DWT?

I stumbled across this paper, and I'm not too sure what they mean by 3.2 "Scale Multiplication". How do you multiply two DWT scales together? DWT reduces the image matrix to 1/4 its original size, so ...
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How to implement the Integer Wavelet Transform for images?

I have a description of a wavelet transform, but I am unsure on how to implement the algorithm based on the information given: $A_i,_j = ((I_{2i,2j} + I_{2i+1,2j}) / 2 )_{floor}$ $V_i,_j = ...
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How do I derive the analytical form of a discrete wavelet transform?

I guess this is more of an "applied maths" question than pure maths, and here's to hoping this is the right forum :) I am using a fast discrete wavelet transform (DWT) of a 1D vector of 2^N numbers ...
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Daubechies Wavelet orthogonality of scaling function

I am a newbie to the Wavelet world! Right now I have a problem with understanding the Daubechies Wavelet's scaling function (for D4), which is defined on $[0,3]$ for $\phi(x)$. Now as mentioned in ...
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Finding relation between $\omega$ and scaling coefficient of mexican hat wavelet

I am not looking for complete solution as it is a homework problem. I would like to know how to start about finding the relation between $\omega$ of a sine wave and the scaling coefficient $a$ of a ...
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use relevant wavelet basis for periodic components

i would like to understand how should i use following code for code for detection of uknown frequencies?let us consider following signal ...
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Evaluating an integral involving Haar scaling function

Let $\phi(t)$ denote the Haar scaling function, and let $\psi(t)$ be the corresponding wavelet. My problem is to evaluate the integral $I = \int_{t} \phi(t - 1/2) \frac{\partial \psi(t)}{\partial t} ...
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Does these two operators commute?

It is an exercise, $z\in\mathbb T$, which is the unit circle $$m(z)=\sum_{k\in\mathbb Z}a_kz^k$$ set $$Sf(z)=\frac{1}{\sqrt N} m(z)f(z^N)$$ So the adjoint operator is ...
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Are effective degrees of freedom after discrete wavelet transforms additive across scales?

I'm looking into effective degrees of freedom estimation with wavelets. Methods for estimating scale-specific effective degrees of freedom (EDOF) from the discrete wavelet transform of a signal are ...
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Integral involving wavelet

Let $\hat{\psi}_m$ be a Fourier transform of Daubechies wavelet of order $m$ and $\chi_I$ is a characteristic function of interval $I$. How to bound from above the following integral $$ ...
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Fast transpose of undecimated wavelets

I am using undecimated Daubechies wavelets and I need to compute the forward and adjoint of the wavelets several times. I am using the Rice Wavelet Matlab toolbox ...
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Wavelets, How can a zero padding lengh n signal be truncated to n coeficients from which a signal can be reconstructed

Wavelet transform is defined for infinite lengh signals, finite lengh signals must be extended in some way before they can be transformed. I know that periodic replication and zero padding are ...
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Three bases orthogonal to each other

Is it possible to construct 3 wavelet or harmonic bases which are 'orthogonal' to each other? I'm curious, because if this is the case the product integral of some functions in these bases would ...