Introduction to Multiplicative Fourier Transform Algorithm (MFTA)

  • R. Tolimieri
  • Myoung An
  • Chao Lu
Part of the Signal Processing and Digital Filtering book series (SIGNAL PROCESS)


The Cooley-Tukey FFT algorithm and its variants depend upon the existence of non-trivial divisors of the transform size N. These algorithms are called additive algorithms since they rely on the subgroups of the additive group structure of the indexing set. A second approach to the design of FT algorithms depends on the multiplicative structure of the indexing set. We appealed to the multiplicative structure previously, in chapter 5, in the derivation of the Good-Thomas PFA.


Discrete Fourier Transform Real Multiplication Signal Proc Fast Fourier Transform Algorithm Multiplicative Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Tolimieri
    • 1
  • Myoung An
    • 1
  • Chao Lu
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Large Scale ComputingCity University of New YorkNew YorkUSA

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