How is sound processed in an MP3 player?

  • T. Dutoit
  • N. Moreau


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Filter Bank Perfect Reconstruction Synthesis Filter Modify Discrete Cosine Transform Audio Coder 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Dutoit
    • 1
  • N. Moreau
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculté Polytechnique de MonsBelgium
  2. 2.Ecole Nationale Supérieure des TélécommunicationsParisFrance

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