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Fourier: Making Waves


Fourier: Making Waves

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An interactive simulation designed to help students understand fourier series. Includes a discrete-only module and a module that illustrates the transition from discrete to continuous transforms. A wave game module in which students try to match a given waveform is also included.
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Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
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Date Added to MERLOT: November 14, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 20, 2016
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Keywords: interactive wave game, Fourier expansion, Fourier decomposition, generic wave forms, Fourier spectrum, harmonics, Fourier, Fourier series, amplitude


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
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Avatar for Slim Chtourou
17 weeks ago

Slim Chtourou (Faculty)

a background in signal processing is necessary for students to be able to follow up