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Equation () is a frequency-domain quadratic form
that we minimized by varying a single parameter, a Fourier coefficient.
Now we will look at the same problem in the time domain.
The time domain offers new flexibility with
boundary conditions, constraints, and weighting functions.
The notation will be that a filter *f*_{t} has input *x*_{t} and output *y*_{t}.
In Fourier space this is *Y*=*XF*.
There are two problems to look at,
unknown filter *F* and unknown input *X*.

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Stanford Exploration Project

10/21/1998