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Investigatng MultIfractality of Solar Irradiance Data Through Wavelet Based MultIfractal Spectral Analysis
Mofazzal Hossain Khondekar, Dipendra Nath , Koushik Ghosh
Pages - 83 - 94     |    Revised - 30-10-2009     |    Published - 30-11-2009
Volume - 3   Issue - 5    |    Publication Date - November 2009  Table of Contents
Wavelet transform, multifractal dimension, Earth Radiation Budget Sattelite(ERBS), Hölder exponent, Singularity spectrum, WTMM
It has been already revealed that the daily Solar Irradiance Data during the time period from October, 1984 to October, 2003 obtained by Earth Radiation Budget Satellite (ERBS) exhibits an Anti-persistent trend having multi-periodic phenomena. The solar irradiance time series data being a complex non linear signal in this paper we have tried to detect the irregularity and multifractality in the signal using continuous wavelet transform modulus maxima(WTMM) algorithm. Singularity spectrum of the signal has been obtained to measure the degree of multifractality of the Solar Irradiance signal.
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Mr. Mofazzal Hossain Khondekar
- India
Mr. Dipendra Nath
Dr.B.C.Roy Engineering College - India
Dr. Koushik Ghosh
University Institute of Technology - India