Extraction of f Waves

  • Leif SörnmoEmail author
  • Andrius Petrėnas
  • Pablo Laguna
  • Vaidotas Marozas
Part of the Series in BioEngineering book series (SERBIOENG)


This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of methods for f wave extraction, divided into the following categories: average beat subtraction and variants, interpolation, extended Kalman filtering, adaptive filtering, principal component analysis, singular spectral analysis, autoregressive modeling and prediction error analysis, and independent component analysis. Different performance measures are described, used either for real or simulated ECG signals.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leif Sörnmo
    • 1
    Email author
  • Andrius Petrėnas
    • 2
  • Pablo Laguna
    • 3
  • Vaidotas Marozas
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Biomedical Engineering and Center for Integrative ElectrocardiologyLund UniversityLundSweden
  2. 2.Biomedical Engineering Institute, Kaunas University of TechnologyKaunasLithuania
  3. 3.Biomedical Signal Interpretation and Computational Simulation (BSICoS), Aragón Institute of Engineering Research (I3A), Centro de Investigacíon Biomédica en Red de Bioingeniería, Biomateriales y Nanomedicina (CIBER-BBN)Zaragoza UniversityZaragozaSpain

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