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Course MAT-65-14-K-7

Distributions and Wavelets (2V, 4.5 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 V Lecture 4.5 CP 28 h 107 h
(2V) 4.5 CP 28 h 107 h


CP, Effort 4.5 CP = 135 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. irreg.
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
+ further Lecturers of the department Mathematics
Area of study [MAT-SPAS] Analysis and Stochastics
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


  • test functions and distributions,
  • operations on distributions (translation, dilation, differentiation, folding),
  • Schwartz functions and tempered distributions,
  • Fourier transformations of tempered distributions,
  • wavelets and wavelet frames.


  • W. Walter: Einführung in die Theorie der Distributionen,
  • I. M. Gelfang, G. E. Schilow: Verallgemeinerte Funktionen I,
  • W. Rudin: Functional Analysis,
  • R. Strichartz: A Guide to Distribution Theory and Fourier Transform,
  • G. B. Folland: Fourier Analysis and its Applications,
  • I. Daubechies: Ten Lectures on Wavelets,
  • S. Mallat: A Wavelet Tour of Signal Processing.


Further literature will be announced in the lecture.

Requirements for attendance (informal)

Knowledge in the field of image processing (e.g. from the module [MAT-65-11-M-7]) is helpful, but not necessarily required.



Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [MAT-65-14-K-7]

Module Name Context
[MAT-65-14-M-7] Distributions and Wavelets P: Obligatory 2V, 4.5 LP