# AN APPROXIMATION OF GAUSSIAN PULSES

### Sorin Pohoaţă, Nicolae Dumitru Alexandru, Adrian Popa

#### Abstract

A new technique for generating an approximate replica of Gaussian pulses with good accuracy is proposed and investigated. The Gaussian function is approximated with a waveform that results from the convolution of two triangles. The proposed pulse performs better than other previously reported pulse. The results show good agreement not only for the Gaussian pulse but also for its first and second derivatives. As the triangular pulse generator is standard and widely used, the proposed technique needs besides it an appropriate filter.

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#### Paper Citation

#### in Harvard Style

Pohoaţă S., Dumitru Alexandru N. and Popa A. (2011). **AN APPROXIMATION OF GAUSSIAN PULSES** . In *Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems - Volume 1: PECCS,* ISBN 978-989-8425-48-5, pages 359-364. DOI: 10.5220/0003357203590364

#### in Bibtex Style

@conference{peccs11,

author={Sorin Pohoaţă and Nicolae Dumitru Alexandru and Adrian Popa},

title={AN APPROXIMATION OF GAUSSIAN PULSES},

booktitle={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems - Volume 1: PECCS,},

year={2011},

pages={359-364},

publisher={SciTePress},

organization={INSTICC},

doi={10.5220/0003357203590364},

isbn={978-989-8425-48-5},

}

#### in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems - Volume 1: PECCS,

TI - AN APPROXIMATION OF GAUSSIAN PULSES

SN - 978-989-8425-48-5

AU - Pohoaţă S.

AU - Dumitru Alexandru N.

AU - Popa A.

PY - 2011

SP - 359

EP - 364

DO - 10.5220/0003357203590364