## Copyright (C) 1995, 1996, 1997 Andreas Weingessel
##
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## -*- texinfo -*-
## @deftypefn {Function File} {} blackman (@var{m})
## Return the filter coefficients of a Blackman window of length @var{m}.
##
## For a definition of the Blackman window, see e.g. A. V. Oppenheim &
## R. W. Schafer, "Discrete-Time Signal Processing".
## @end deftypefn
## Author: AW
## Description: Coefficients of the Blackman window
function c = blackman (m)
if (nargin != 1)
usage ("blackman (m)");
endif
if (! (isscalar (m) && (m == round (m)) && (m > 0)))
error ("blackman: m has to be an integer > 0");
endif
if (m == 1)
c = 1;
else
m = m - 1;
k = (0 : m)' / m;
c = 0.42 - 0.5 * cos (2 * pi * k) + 0.08 * cos (4 * pi * k);
endif
endfunction
/*
@GROUP
signal
@SYNTAX
answer = blackman (value)
@DOC
.
@EXAMPLES
.
@NOTES
.
@SEE
bartlett, hamming, hanning
*/