Digital Generation of a Nonlinear Time-Base

  • Joseph J. Hill
  • Published 1978 in
    IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and…


A method of generating nonlinear time-bases is described. The approximation may be either step or piecewise linear and involves using a READ-ONLY memory as a look-up table to store digitally the shape of the required function. The case of a logarithmic time-base is considered in detail. 


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@article{Hill1978DigitalGO, title={Digital Generation of a Nonlinear Time-Base}, author={Joseph J. Hill}, journal={IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement}, year={1978}, volume={27}, pages={298-300} }