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Introduction

Digital signal processing has become more and more an integral part of observational seismology. While it offers unprecedented power in extracting information from seismic signals, it comes at the price of having to learn a variety of new skills. Dealing with digital seismic data requires at least a basic understanding of digital signal processing. Taking the calculation of true ground motion as the guiding problem, this course covers the basic theory of linear systems, the design and analysis of simple digital filters, the effect of sampling and A/D conversion and an introduction to spectral analysis of digital signals. It contains a number of examples and exercises that can be reproduced using the PITSA software package (Scherbaum and Johnson 1993) or similar programs.

Keywords

Digital Siignal Processing Digitale Signalverarbeitung Seismologie Seismology digital signal processing signal processing

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/BFb0017794
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-57973-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-48403-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0930-0317
  • Series Online ISSN 1613-2580
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