Processing of Random Data

  • Robert V. Edwards


The processing of random data is always an elaborate method for producing a new random number, or numbers. For instance, estimating a mean of a set of random data means adding up the numbers and then dividing by the number of points used. Every time this process is performed with a different sample from the random data set, a different number is attained. In a similar fashion, estimating the bandwidth of a random signal would vary from estimate to estimate if a new data set is used each time.


Covariance Autocorrelation Convolution 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert V. Edwards
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  1. 1.Chemical Engineering DepartmentCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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