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Introduction to Systems. What are signals and what are systems The system description Classification of systems Deriving the system model – Continuous systems Continuous systems: solution of the differential equation. What are signals and what are systems.

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Introduction to Systems
• What are signals and what are systems
• The system description
• Classification of systems
• Deriving the system model – Continuous systems
• Continuous systems: solution of the differential equation
What are signals and what are systems
• Example 1 Removal of noise from an audio signal
Systems working principle
• Taking the voltage from the cartridge playing the ‘78’ rpm record
• Removing the ‘hiss’ noise by filter
• Amplifying the information signal
• Recording the signal to new format
Example 2 Prediction of Share Prices
• Problem: Given the price of a share at the close of the market each day, can the future prices be predicted?
The System Description
• The system description is based on the equations relating the input and output quantities.
• This way of description is an idealisation, it is a mathematical model which only approximates the true process.
• This type of approach assumes the real system is hidden in a ‘black’ box and all that is available is a mathematical model relating output and input signals.
Classification of Systems
• The reason for classifying systems:
• If one can derive properties that apply generally to a particular area of the classification then once it is established that a system belongs in this area then these properties can be used with further proof.
• Continuous /discrete systems

Analog signals

Analog signals

Sampling

A/D conversion

Digital Signal

Processing

D/A conversion

& Filtering

Liner/ non-liner Systems
• The basis of a linear system is that if inputs are superimposed then the responses to these individual inputs are also superimposed. That is:
• If an arbitrary input x1(t) produce output y1(t) and an arbitrary input x2(t) produce output y2(t), then if the system is linear input x1(t)+x2(t) will produce output y1(t)+y2(t).
• For a linear system an input (ax1(t)+bx2(t)) produce an output ay1(t)+by2(t)), where a, b are constants.
Time invariant /time varying systems
• The time invariance can be expressed mathematically as follows:
• If an input signal x(t) causes a system output y(t) then an input signal x(t-T) causes a system output y(t-T) for all t and arbitrary T.
• If a system is time invariant and linear it is known as a linear time invariant or LTI system.
Instantaneous/non-instantaneous systems
• For the system such as y(t)=2x(t), the output at any instant depends upon the input at that instant only, such a system is defined as an instantaneous system.
• Non-instantaneous systems are said to have a ‘memory’. For the continuous system, the non-instantaneous system must be represent by a differential equation.
Deriving the System Model
• The steps involved in the construction fo the model:
• Identifying the components in the system and determine their individual describing equations relating the signals (variables) associated with them
• Write down the connecting equations for the system which relate how the individual components relate to the other.
• Eliminate all the variables except those of interest, usually these are input and output variables.
Zero-input and Zero-state responses
• The zero-state response. This the response to the applied input when all the initial conditions (the system state) is zero
• The zero-input response. This is the system output due to the initial conditions only. The system input is taken as zero.
Continuous Systems: solution of the differential equation
• The linear continuous system can in general be described by a differential equation relating the system output y(t) to its input x(t). The nth order equation can be written as:

dny/dtn+an-1dny/dtn+…+a0y =

bm dmx/dtm+bm-1dm-1x/dtm-01+…+b0x

It can also be written as:

(Dn+an-1Dn-1+…+a0)y=(bmDm+ bm-1Dm-1+…+b0)x