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TABLE 18.

Properties of the Fourier transform.


Property f(t) F( )
Linearity a1 f1(t) a2 f2(t) a1F1( ) a2F2( )
1
Scaling f (at) F( )
|a| a
Time shift f (t a) e j a
F( )
Frequency shift e j 0t f (t) F( 0)
1
Modulation cos( 0 t) f (t) [F( 0) F( 0)]
2
df
Time differentiation j F( )
dt
d nf
( j )nF( )
dt n
t
F( )
Time integration f (t) dt F(0) ( )
j
dn
Frequency differentiation t n f (t) ( j)n F( )
d n
Reversal f ( t) F( ) or F*( )
Duality F(t) 2 f ( )
Convolution in t f1(t) * f2(t) F1( )F2( )
1
Convolution in f1(t) f2(t) F1( ) * F2( )
2

TABLE 18.2

Fourier transform pairs.


f(t) F( )
(t) 1
1 2 ( )
1
u(t) ( )
j
sin
u(t ) u(t ) 2

2
|t | 2

2
sgn(t)
j
at 1
e u(t)
a j
1
eatu( t)
a j
n!
t ne at
u(t) 1
(a j )n
a|t | 2a
e
a2 2

e j 0t 2 ( 0)
sin 0 t j [( 0) ( 0)]
cos 0 t [( 0) ( 0 )]
0
e at
sin 0 tu(t)
(a j )2 2
0

a j
e at
cos 0 tu(t)
(a j )2 2
0