Written for audio and software engineers and researchers in digital audio, this book focuses on time-domain finite difference methods presented within an audio framework. The book begins with a historical overview of digital sound synthesis techniques, highlighting the links between the various physical modeling methodologies. Topics covered include time series and difference operators, sound synthesis and physical modeling, and the oscillator in musical acoustics.
The programming exercises and examples are based on MATLAB. In addition, a supplemental set of MATLAB code files is available for download.
Teaching materials based on MATLAB and Simulink