31. A Simple Algorithm for Fitting a Gaussian Function

  1. Richard G. Lyons
  1. Hongwei Guo

Published Online: 11 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118316948.ch31

Streamlining Digital Signal Processing: A Tricks of the Trade Guidebook, Second Edition

Streamlining Digital Signal Processing: A Tricks of the Trade Guidebook, Second Edition

How to Cite

Guo, H. (2012) A Simple Algorithm for Fitting a Gaussian Function, in Streamlining Digital Signal Processing: A Tricks of the Trade Guidebook, Second Edition (ed R. G. Lyons), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118316948.ch31

Editor Information

  1. Besser Associates, Mountain View, California, USA

Author Information

  1. Shanghai University, Shanghai, R. O. C., China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118278383

Online ISBN: 9781118316948

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Keywords:

  • simple algorithm, for fitting a Gaussian function;
  • Gaussian curve fitting and observed data points, determining parameters;
  • noise and Caruana's algorithm, Gaussian parameter estimation;
  • weighted least squares estimation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Gaussian Curve Fitting

  • Caruana's Algorithm

  • Effects of Noise

  • Weighted Least Squares Estimation

  • Iterative Procedure

  • Conclusions

  • References