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Name: Simple Systems
ID: m0006
Language: English (en)
Summary: Systems manipulate signals. There are a few simple systems which will perform simple functions upon signals. Examples include amplification (or attenuation), time-reversal, delay, and differentiation/integration.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: amplifier, attenuation, gain, integrator, linear systems, source, time delay, time-invariant, time reversal
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: Don Johnson (dhj@rice.edu)
Copyright Holders: Don Johnson (dhj@rice.edu)
Maintainers: Don Johnson (dhj@rice.edu), Roy Ha (rha@alumni.rice.edu), Benjamin Fite (bfite@rice.edu)

Latest version: 2.24 (history)
First publication date: Jun 26, 2000 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 4, 2009 11:23 am -0500

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Version History

Version: 2.25 May 15, 2013 11:02 pm -0500 by Don Johnson
Changes:
Minor typo.

Version: 2.24 Jun 4, 2009 11:23 am -0500 by Connexions Currently viewing this version.
Changes:
Modified markup for explicit .eps image reference

Version: 2.23 Apr 25, 2005 7:24 pm -0500 by Charlet Reedstrom
Changes:
update to cnxml-0.5

Version: 2.22 Aug 17, 2004 8:46 pm -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
Removed Makefile, updated eps files

Version: 2.21 Sep 7, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added links to figures.

Version: 2.20 Jun 18, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Added new text
sharpened some figures

Version: 2.19 May 15, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
- Converted to CNXML 0.4

Version: 2.18 Apr 2, 2002 12:00 am -0600 by (Unknown)
Changes:
More functional description changes (multiply by bracket vs class fn).

constant number pi vs built-in pi

Version: 2.17 Sep 11, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
Converted to CNXML 0.3.5

Version: 2.16 Aug 30, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Fixed minor typo.

Version: 2.15 Aug 24, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
changed -t that were encapsulated inside of ci to apply minuses

Version: 2.13 Aug 24, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
changed the mathML instead of having -t inside of a ci to applying minus to it

Version: 2.12 Aug 24, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Changed keywords.

Version: 2.11 Aug 24, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
_I_ know how to spell invariant.

Version: 2.9 Aug 23, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
I changed punctuation after closing math tags so they will display right next to the inline math.

Version: 2.8 Aug 20, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
I re-uploaded all the images and added the eps files for all the images.

Version: 2.7 Aug 15, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
I made sure that the table was a cals table

Version: 2.6 Aug 15, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
I changed the table to a cals table.

Version: 2.5 Jul 17, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Remodularized, made some minor fixes.

Version: 2.4 May 30, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
cosmetic changes

Version: 2.3 May 30, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Put multi-word keywords in correct order

Version: 2.2 May 30, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Updated webform abstract

Version: 2.1 May 30, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Changes:
Updated to cnxml ver 0.3

Version: 2.0 Aug 3, 2000 12:00 am -0500 by Brent Hendricks
Changes:
Bumped version to 2.0

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