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Method and apparatus for nonlinear frequency analysis of structured signals

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Date Issued:
2005-12
Title: Method and apparatus for nonlinear frequency analysis of structured signals.
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Name(s): Large, Edward W., creator
Florida Atlantic University, creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Patent
Date Issued: 2005-12
Extent: 19p.
Physical Description: PDF
Language(s): English
Identifier: 15808 (digitool), FADT15808 (IID), fau:7177 (fedora)
Note(s): PATENT STATUS: Pending. The present invention relates to systems and methods for processing acoustic signals, such as music and speech. The method involves nonlinear frequency analysis of an incoming acoustic signal. In one aspect, a network of nonlinear oscillators, each with a distinct frequency, is applied to process the signal. The frequency, amplitude, and phase of each signal component are identified. In addition, nonlinearities in the network recover components that are not present or not fully resolvable in the input signal. In another aspect, a modification of the nonlinear oscillator network is used to track changing frequency components of an input signal.
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dt/15808
Owner Institution: FAU
Has Part: Florida Atlantic University.
Has Part: Office of Technology Transfer.
Has Part: Patents.