Sinusoidal Frequency Estimation Based on Time-Domain Samples

Rick Lyons
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The topic of estimating a noise-free real or complex sinusoid's frequency, based on fast Fourier transform (FFT) samples, has been presented in recent blogs here on dsprelated.com. For completeness, it's worth knowing that simple frequency estimation algorithms exist that do not require FFTs to be performed . Below I present three frequency estimation algorithms that use time-domain samples, and illustrate a very important principle regarding so called "exact" mathematically-derived DSP algorithms.



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batman52
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good read
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Esgiar
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Thanks for this valuable and well organised article.
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Esgiar
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thanks
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