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# Signal processing

See below for a selection of the latest books from Signal processing category. Presented with a red border are the Signal processing books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Signal processing books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

## Signal Processing for Multistatic Radar Systems Adaptive Waveform Selection, Optimal Geometries and Pseudolinear Tracking Algorithms

Signal Processing for Multistatic Radar Systems: Adaptive Waveform Selection, Optimal Geometries and Pseudolinear Tracking Algorithms addresses three important aspects of signal processing for multistatic radar systems, including adaptive waveform selection, optimal geometries and pseudolinear tracking algorithms. A key theme of the book is performance optimization for multistatic target tracking and localization via waveform adaptation, geometry optimization and tracking algorithm design. Chapters contain detailed analysis of mathematical derivations and algorithmic development that are accompanied by simulation examples and associated MATLAB codes. This book is an ideal resource for university researchers and industry engineers in radar, radar signal processing and communications engineering.

## Cyclostationary Processes and Time Series Theory, Applications, and Generalizations

Many processes in nature arise from the interaction of periodic phenomena with random phenomena. The results are processes that are not periodic, but whose statistical functions are periodic functions of time. These processes are called cyclostationary and are an appropriate mathematical model for signals encountered in many fields including communications, radar, sonar, telemetry, acoustics, mechanics, econometrics, astronomy, and biology. Cyclostationary Processes and Time Series: Theory, Applications, and Generalizations addresses these issues and includes the following key features.

## Adaptive Blind Signal and Image Processing Theory and Applications

This book is a unification and extension of the theories behind adaptive blind signal and image processing, providing practical and efficient algorithms for many different and novel applications, including the latest developments and additional material not included in the first edition. This includes new material on multiway analysis, sparse representation and dictionary learning (including tensor dictionary learning and sparse representation), singular spectrum analysis, informed source representation, compressive sensing, analysis modes such as independent vector, latent variable and sparse component analysis among many other significant updates. Accompanying the book is a host of MATLAB examples code and executable programs to enhance understanding of the novel techniques employed in BSP.

## Robust Embedded Intelligence on Cellular Neural Networks

Machine Intelligence (MI) is the motor that drives the modern information-rich society. Supercomputing and parallel coding have made MI programs feasible and the theoretical base of MI has matured. Graphical Processors (GPs) have found new life as carrier for low-cost supercomputing. The road towards lower cost & size leads to embedding systems, such as self-driving cars and intelligent houses. Machine intelligence has not only opened many disruptive venues but given simultaneously a lot of anxiety. Compared to the many accidents in the early days of automotive traffic, the few problems with the TESLA cars are already sufficient for major concern. Evidently, still research is required to bring MI on the appropriate safety levels that rule the type tests for acceptance on the European automotive market. In the ACM Turing Award 2018, Hennessey and Patterson prophesize the breakthrough of Domain-Specific Processor. A typical example is the modern vision hardware in the automotive domain. Such applications bring collectively self-driving in reach for safety concerns. It features a domain-specific mix of hardware and software. Hardware can be correctly designed & manufactured and will not change afterwards. Software can be formally proven but efficiency requires to keep it close to the platform. Robust Embedded Intelligence on Cellular Neural Networks makes the reader familiar with the mathematical and electronic techniques to turn a data-driven problem into a safe embedded solution. In particular, it treats aspects on Cellular Neural Networks (CNN) for reliable visual recognition in a wide range of practical applications, highlighting vein feature extraction and license plate recognition.

## Stream Processing with Apache Spark

Before you can build analytics tools to gain quick insights, you first need to know how to process data in real time. With this practical guide, developers familiar with Apache Spark will learn how to put this in-memory framework to use for streaming data. You'll discover how Spark enables you to write streaming jobs in almost the same way you write batch jobs. Authors Gerard Maas and Francois Garillot help you explore the theoretical underpinnings of Apache Spark. This comprehensive guide features two sections that compare and contrast the streaming APIs Spark now supports: the original Spark Streaming library and the newer Structured Streaming API. Learn fundamental stream processing concepts and examine different streaming architectures Explore Structured Streaming through practical examples; learn different aspects of stream processing in detail Create and operate streaming jobs and applications with Spark Streaming; integrate Spark Streaming with other Spark APIs Learn advanced Spark Streaming techniques, including approximation algorithms and machine learning algorithms Compare Apache Spark to other stream processing projects, including Apache Storm, Apache Flink, and Apache Kafka Streams

## The Signal The History of Signal Processing and How We Communicate

Computers are the foundation of the information age, but communication technology is the foundation of the foundation. Without the theories and practical applications of theory brought to us by the pioneers of communication, the computer age would perhaps have remained in the back office, hidden away as infrastructure like electricity or running water - critical to modern life, but not as transforming as the combination of communications and computing. The information age exploded once machines were endowed with the ability to talk among themselves. The Signal connects everything to everything else, in both communication, and in the metaphorical sense as the link between and among people. Features Identifies the key ideas underlying modern communications technology, and documents the contributions of its inventors Explores the signal in communication, and also in the metaphorical sense as the link between and among people Leads the reader through a journey from ancient number systems to Voyager II to radio and MP3s to quantum cryptography Includes coverage of Signals from Hell, including memes and fake news on the Internet Looks to the future of communication, with emergent 5G

## The Signal The History of Signal Processing and How We Communicate

Computers are the foundation of the information age, but communication technology is the foundation of the foundation. Without the theories and practical applications of theory brought to us by the pioneers of communication, the computer age would perhaps have remained in the back office, hidden away as infrastructure like electricity or running water - critical to modern life, but not as transforming as the combination of communications and computing. The information age exploded once machines were endowed with the ability to talk among themselves. The Signal connects everything to everything else, in both communication, and in the metaphorical sense as the link between and among people. Features Identifies the key ideas underlying modern communications technology, and documents the contributions of its inventors Explores the signal in communication, and also in the metaphorical sense as the link between and among people Leads the reader through a journey from ancient number systems to Voyager II to radio and MP3s to quantum cryptography Includes coverage of Signals from Hell, including memes and fake news on the Internet Looks to the future of communication, with emergent 5G

## Acoustics: Sound Fields, Transducers and Vibration

Acoustics: Sound Fields, Transducers and Vibration, Second Edition guides readers through the basics of sound fields, the laws governing sound generation, radiation, and propagation, and general terminology. Specific sections cover microphones (electromagnetic, electrostatic, and ribbon), earphones, and horns, loudspeaker enclosures, baffles and transmission lines, miniature applications (e.g. MEMS microphones and micro speakers in tablets and smart phones), sound in enclosures of all sizes, such as school rooms, offices, auditoriums and living rooms, and fluid-structure interaction. Numerical examples and summary charts are given throughout the text to make the material easily applicable to practical design. New to this edition: A chapter on electrostatic loudspeakers A chapter on vibrating surfaces (membranes, plates, and shells) Readers will find this to be a valuable resource for experimenters, acoustical consultants, and to those who anticipate being engineering designers of audio equipment. It will serve as both a text for students in engineering departments and as a valuable reference for practicing engineers.

## Discrete Cosine Transform, Second Edition

Many new DCT-like transforms have been proposed since the first edition of this book. For example, the integer DCT that yields integer transform coefficients, the directional DCT to take advantage of several directions of the image and the steerable DCT. The advent of higher dimensional frames such as UHDTV and 4K-TV demand for small and large transform blocks to encode small or large similar areas respectively in an efficient way. Therefore, a new updated book on DCT, adapted to the modern days, considering the new advances in this area and targeted for students, researchers and the industry is a necessity.

## Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Volume 209, merges two long-running serials, Advances in Electronics and Electron Physics and Advances in Optical and Electron Microscopy. The series features extended articles on the physics of electron devices (especially semiconductor devices), particle optics at high and low energies, microlithography, image science, digital image processing, electromagnetic wave propagation, electron microscopy and the computing methods used in all these domains.

## Signal Processing Applications Using Multidimensional Polynomial Splines

This book highlights new methods, algorithms and software for the digital processing and recovery of signals. In addition, it describes a new method for modeling one dimensional and multidimensional signals as successions of local polynomial splines and their spectral characteristics. It provides examples of how the proposed methods can be applied in specific cases, together with signal processing software examples in the MATLAB environment, and models of special processes in the Simulink environment. The book's goal is to make it easier for beginners to understand the subject matter; it is intended for engineers, undergraduate and graduate students engaged in research or the evaluation and design of hardware and software for the digital processing and recovery of signals.