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Calculating Data rate function of bandwidth and SNR

I plotted BER vs SNR for BPSK modulation in Matlab and I am given bandwidth of channel (bandlimited channel). lets say it is BW1. I would like to find the data rate based on this information. I am ...
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Mimo Sytems in wireless sensor network

I am a student and quite new to MIMO technology. I am trying to find answers for some questions . Any knowledge regarding would be really useful. Thanks a lot!
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Commands and data exchanged between the NI driver and Matlab data acquisition toolbox

I used Bronkhorst’s own openDDE to control part of the mass flow meters/controllers in my experimental setup, while one other was operated from a LabView interface. My supervisor now wants me to stick ...
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Voltage Drift on an Open Circuit (and how to get rid of it)

I'm trying to create a custom lick-port to detect mouse licking behavior. I am following a design published here that uses the junction potential between the mouse's tongue and the metal water spout ...
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I've got way too high voltage after the transfer function. Why?

I want to control a simple control system with Raspberry Pi and Matlab. The charactheristic of the system : -Control system’s output voltage range: -12V – 12V -Analog-to-Digital converter’s input ...
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Is it possible to transfrom a transfer function into voltage?

So I have a control system which I'd like to control externally. I have the error signal from the system and I use an ADC to convert the signal to number. I have the transfer function of the system ...
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Thyristor voltage regulator with different fireing angle for each period with simulink

First of all I'm really low with EE so please, go easy on me. As home assigment we have to design Thyristor voltage regulator in simulink. It should run for 5 periods with different thyristor fireing ...
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How to write optimal power flow constraints in MATLAB?

I am writing an optimal power flow (OPF) program. OPF is an optimization problem in which some decision variables like Generation, Load dispatch are adjusted in power flow program so as to minimize ...
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Filters responses

I got a filter and I want to examine whether it is stable or not. My system has the following TF $$H(s) = \frac{0,0001s^4 + 10s^2}{0,0001s^4+0,05s^3+10s^2+s+1}$$ So after plotting the zpmap (shown ...
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State space modeling with disturbances using Matlab

I am doing a project which involves modeling a quadcopter in state space form using matlab. I first had to linearize the quadcopter equations of motion, and now have to implement them in a matlab ...
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MATLAB function fixdt() question

MATLAB has a function fixdt() that creates objects describing fixed-point or floating-point data type. So if we write ...
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MATLAB error: “acker” function not returning the same thing as ackermann's formula

I have a discrete time system Suppose I have the following AB matrix of my system $$A = \begin{bmatrix} 0 & 1 \\ 1 & 1.5 \\ \end{bmatrix} $$ $$B = \begin{bmatrix} 0 \\ 1 \\ ...
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How to achieve a block of Z^(-0.5) in Simulink?

I'm doing simulation in Simulink of Matlab, but don't know how to get a Z^(-0.5) cell like this:
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How to get change in position and rotation from gyroscope and accelerometer?

i have a 6-axis accelerometer and gyroscope MPU6050 . i'm using simulink with arduino to read to raw data from the mpu . I intend to measure something that only moves in the X and Z axis. I've heard ...
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Incremental Conductance MPPT algorithm in MATLAB Simulink

I am simulating an application of the incremental conductance MPPT algorithm with a boost converter in MATLAB Simulink. The PV cell and boost converter have been modeled. I am facing problems while ...
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Why does my bandpass RF filter complain about Ts in Simulink?

I am doing a basic amplitude modulator, and I'm using as input signal for now a Gaussian noise generator, then I modulate it with a carrier fc=2e9Hz. When using Simulink along with a RF bandpass ...
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Computing main lobe width of Hamming window in Matlab by plotting

(I have asked the same question in Signal Processing SE. I have repeated here hoping for more respones) I wanted to verify the fact that main lobe width of a Hann/Hamming window is twice that of a ...
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how to make parameters as input port in Matlab?

I want to calculate BER in a communication system in Matlab simulink. I have used from "error rate calculation block", which accepts the transmitted and received signals as inputs and the output is ...
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Voltage and Currents in Complex Domain of RC circuits in MATLAB

Define the transfer functions by defining s = jω such that the circuit can be simulated in Matlab, that is, can display all voltages and currents for the circuit. Determine the transfer functions of ...
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read and write error in matlab

I am trying to send a data=40 from matlab gui to pic16f877A via serial communication. To crosscheck value is properly transmitted to pic i also transmitted back that data from pic to matlab and ...
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analysis of RC circuit using Matlab

I designed the circuit and obtained the desired outputs correctly. for for circuit it R = 1e3 , C= 0.15e-6, and f = 250 , ( for RC circuit) and in the second part it asks to increase the frequency to ...
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determining appropriate group delay for FIR filter in matlab

I am trying to take a signal where the frequency with the max energy is about 180Hz and use a filter to distort that frequency by using a group delay. So far I have had no luck with matlab commands,I ...
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Real-time Matlab Simulink plot from serial port data

I have an arduino that constantly writes data via serial port on a usb that I want to plot in real time using Simulink (Matlab R2013b). I have seen matlab codes (.m files) that are working but what I ...
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Analysis of first order RC using Matlab

I finished designing the given circuit using Matlab but I am getting some weird output results on oscilloscope. and here is what I did I used the commands to define the R, F , C, and ...
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Matlab Components needed for Electrical Engineering Students [closed]

I am installing Matlab, and now I need to select the components that are required for electrical engineering projects, circuits, ect. ( for undergraduate students, not professionals) the list is ...
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Discrete time control in MATLAB: Why do I need ZOH before AND after a system?

I am following a very simple tutorial on modeling discrete time system in MATLAB. What confuses me is that in the literature, a discretized plant G_d(z) is a system for which the input signal is first ...
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Interfacıng Matlab with Agilent 34410A Multimeter

I have a agilent 34410A multimeter which I want to connect with my matlab program through TCP/IP. In youtube there is several videos It seems to be easy but I could not able to connect the 34410A with ...
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Conditions to connect Solar Power Panel to 3 phase Grid Connected supply

I want to connect solar panel to 3 phase grid, and i want to know what are the conditions for connecting them both. I have designed the basic 3 phase source which feeds RLC load, the matlab block ...
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lower and upper 3dB frequency from frequency response in Matlab

Is there any Matlab code available to find the lower and upper 3db frequency of a plot. If not what could be the easy way. I am aware of the theory but implementing is becoming difficult.
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Obtaining Poles and Zeros from frequency response

What is the process of obtaining the poles and zeros from frequency response plot or data. Any reference or Matlab code will be great help
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How does a DC-AC inverter's DC input current change with time?

Newbie question, would really appreciate some help. I am modelling a simple full-bridge inverter in Matlab. I've used the supplied example file of a full-bridge inverter that was developed by the ...
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Implement Automatic Gain control for 16 QAM

How can I implement an automatic gain control for 16 QAM modulation in Matlab preferably without channel estimation (trial and error may be).
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Parsing Raw ADC Data into Voltage Levels

I'm collecting single-tone test data on the ADC12J4000EVM using the TSW14J56EVM and the High Speed Data Converter (HSDC) Pro software and ADC12J4000EVM GUI. I am trying to capture raw time domain data ...
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dc motor fuzzy logic speed control

I came across this separately excited DC motor model(USING matlab) using PI control for speed control.I am having difficulty in understanding how armature voltage is kept as constant.If the model is ...
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Signal sampling question here please?

We have the signal \$y(t)=7\cos(wt) \$.We have \$f(s)=100~Hz\$.I need to find \$f(T)\$ and reconstruct the signal so that we wont have loss of signal. I think that we need to take \$f(T)>2f(s)\$ ...
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Zynq 7020 system generator start up problem

I have recently started using Xilinx system generator for simulating dvb communications system. Matlab 2014b and Vivado 2014.4 were installed and everything was running smoothly with no problem. At ...
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How to sort the load bus in a particular order in PSAT Matlab

I am using PSAT to run a powerflow in a 50-bus system. These are the steps I followed: Load the MDL and MATLAB code file containing the bus system Click the "Power Flow" button After 4 iterations, ...
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first Mini dsp Project using matlab and books

i have basic knowledge of matlab and took signal and system course. i want to do project like below. but dont know filter on matlab. are there any books i can learn fft commands etc.(dft, ...
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How to separate the gyroscope signal into segments?

I found similar topic: How to Segment Accelerometer Signal at idle points But there was no answers. Also, I need algorithm to separate signal into segments but in MATLAB. I have one idea, to do it ...
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interfacing MATLAB and ClearSCADA

Is it possible to pass data from Matlab to ClearSCADA software? On their forums I found this: http://telemetry.schneider-electric.com/id3/forum/messageview.cfm?catid=51&threadid=973 but this ...
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Convolution in Matlab of transfer function

My problem is find the output to U(t+1)-U(t-1) with Matlab given the transfer function H(s). I know that I should be able to find the output to any input of an LTI system when given H(s), so I tried ...
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How do I create a Bode plot in Matlab?

I have calculated a transfer function for a specific system (a low pass filter): $$H(j\omega)=\frac{1}{RCj\omega +1}$$ It seems to me that the standard way of plotting the frequency response of the ...
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Can I get Simulink blocks from commlib individualy

We were simulating communication with DPCM modulator in school. I saved the Simulink scheme and now I would like to simulate some more situations at home, but my commlib doesn't have the modulator we ...
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How to calculate logic gates power in microwatts in Matlab?

I am designing a logic gates sequential circuit in Matlab2014 Simulink using logic gates and I am giving Pulse and Constant at the input of the circuit but I cannot measure current and voltage at the ...
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Sketching Sine Wave in Matlab

I am working with matlab in college and I need to generate sine wave whcih represents signal going through a wire. But its not clear to me what t equals to and how can I multiply \$y\$ by \$t\$ this ...
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Cross Correlation values

I'm trying to develop a flow meter using the cross correlation algorithm. I'm using 2x IR leds and 2x phototransistors and a MSP430F5529. One pair of phototransistor-Led go in the upper level and the ...
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How to calculate the variance of a discrete signal?

Explained as: 'the variance of the signal is the mean of its squares minus the square of its mean' The mean of its squares (average of instantaneous power of all samples) minus the square of its mean ...
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Lock-In amplifier

I am currently performing experiments on FM Atomic Spectroscopy. The light from VSCEL is interacting with an akali vapor in a cell and the output is received at the photodetector. The output contains ...
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Non ideal op-amp equivalent circuit output voltage

I am creating this question to ask you about a "strange" behavior I am observing in Matlab about an op-amp circuit. I am reading "Fundamentals of Electric Circuits" the 5th edition, and in the chapter ...
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How to fit practical PID controller state equations into a state-space matrix representation (to be used for RK4 through MATLAB)?

So I need to implement an RK4 algorithm of a state-space matrix in order to convert it from continous to discrete time (using RK4 is the specified method in the assignment Q). Diagram of the ...