Nyquist frequency

(redirected from Nyquist rates)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Nyquist frequency - (telecommunication) twice the maximum frequency occurring in the transmitted signal
telecom, telecommunication - (often plural) systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically
sampling frequency - (telecommunication) the frequency of sampling a continuously varying signal
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
For time-domain applications, the six-pole BesseI LIR filters divide the sample rate by 4, 10,20, or 40, producing Nyquist rates of 250 kHz, 100 kHz, 50 kHz, and 25 kHz, respectively.
It efficiently collects signal following the "information rate" instead of the traditional "Nyquist rate" [17-19].