Design of M-Channel Perfect Reconstruction Filter Banks with IIR-FIR Hybrid Building Blocks

Shunsuke IWAMURA  Taizo SUZUKI  Yuichi TANAKA  Masaaki IKEHARA  

Publication
IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E90-A   No.8   pp.1636-1643
Publication Date: 2007/08/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1337
DOI: 10.1093/ietfec/e90-a.8.1636
Print ISSN: 0916-8508
Type of Manuscript: PAPER
Category: Digital Signal Processing
Keyword: 
M-channel infinite impulse response perfect reconstruction filter banks,  state space representation,  FIR-IIR hybrid building blocks,  

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Summary: 
This paper discusses a new structure of M-channel IIR perfect reconstruction filter banks. A novel building block defined as a cascade connection of some IIR building blocks and FIR building blocks is presented. An IIR building block is written by state space representation, where we easily obtain a stable filter bank by setting eigenvalues of the state transition matrix into the unit circle. Due to cascade connection of building blocks, we are able to design a system with a larger number of free parameters while keeping the stability. We introduce the condition which obtains the new building block without increasing of the filter order in spite of cascade connection. Additionally, by showing the simulation results, we show that this implementation has a better stopband attenuation than conventional methods.