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Synonyms for Fourier

French mathematician who developed Fourier analysis and studied the conduction of heat (1768-1830)

French sociologist and reformer who hoped to achieve universal harmony by reorganizing society (1772-1837)

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The simulation was run with a variety of time steps ranging from 1 minute to 1 hour in order to obtain varying Fourier numbers.
The emphasis is not on complete mathematical rigor, but on how the Fourier transform and some heuristics can be used effectively to obtain significant insight into the solutions of the canonical models in partial differential equations.
In the Fourier transform literature, the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle is derived from a general theorem of Fourier theory called the Uncertainty Theorem [7].
Our proposed feature extraction method is based on Fourier transform of retinal images and a special partitioning of Fourier spectrum.
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Fourier has listened and responded with three very dynamic, hands-on TERRA NOVA kits that enable students to explore alternative energy technologies beyond the classroom and their impact on everyday life," said Ken Zwiebel, CEO of Fourier Education.
From the vantage point of the twenty-first century, it is difficult to determine whether Charles Fourier was a singular, marvelous crackpot or simply a natural product of a now alien era.
Although the overall market share of the Linux OS is minor in the global perspective, the benefits of Linux' free, open source OS have gained traction in the education sector," said Ken Zwiebel, CEO of Fourier Systems.
When such processes occur, it is standard to consider modeling the input signal by its truncated Fourier Series that contains the harmonic components that are of interest and ignoring the input harmonic content that would be severely attenuated at the output.
Abstract: Authors present the discrimination performances of amplitude and phase-only Fourier correlation over the "twin" typed GC-spectra of sheep milk and ripened cheese.
After an introduction to the MATLAB software, they discuss signals, systems, time domain system analysis, the Fourier series and transform, the Fourier analysis of discrete-time signals, frequency response, the Laplace transform, the z transform, and the transfer function.
That is, by limiting t, we are forced to using discrete frequencies, or the above sum as opposed to an integral in the Fourier Transform]
The proposed work is on the development of method for handwritten recognition of Marathi numerals using Fourier scripts and Freeman chain code.
FORWARD FOURIER TRANSFORM and its inverse furnish a means for data conversion from time to frequency domain and vice versa.