Definition of Fourier transform in English:

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Fourier transform

noun

Mathematics
A function derived from a given function and representing it by a series of sinusoidal functions.
Example sentences
  • In this case, we grab 1,024 samples at a time and compute the discrete Fourier transform using the fast Fourier transform algorithm.
  • The amplitudes of each of the component sine waves in the Fourier transform expresses the relative contributions of each frequency of variation to the periodicity of the original data.
  • These correlation functions and their Fourier transforms, the spectral densities, can be obtained directly from MD trajectories.

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Syllabification: Fou·rier trans·form

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