Re: How does one get data out of a TemporalData object?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg131228] Re: How does one get data out of a TemporalData object?*From*: Andy Ross <andyr at wolfram.com>*Date*: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 01:27:30 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-outx@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsendx@smc.vnet.net*References*: <20130615082528.D46F866F8@smc.vnet.net> <kpjvbv$9mc$1@smc.vnet.net> <20130617102912.3DFA76A92@smc.vnet.net> <51BF0A60.4000804@wolfram.com>

My mistake, it only returns the interpolated states, not time-value pairs. It is easy enough to get both if you want them though. Table[{t, data["SliceData", t][[1]]}, {t, 0, 20, .1}] -Andy On 6/17/2013 8:08 AM, Andy Ross wrote: > Does the following do what you want? > > Plot[data["SliceData", t], {t, 0, 20}, Filling -> Bottom] > > The "SliceData" property performs the same interpolation as > ListLinePlot in this case (can be controlled via Method option) and > returns time-value pairs. > > -Andy > > On 6/17/2013 5:29 AM, Joe Gwinn wrote: >> In article <kpjvbv$9mc$1 at smc.vnet.net>, Andy Ross <andyr at wolfram.com> >> wrote: >> >> Andy, >> >>> TemporalData has a number of properties for extracting the parts you >>> need. To get the paths with time stamps use TemporalData[...]["Paths"]. >>> To get the states use TemporalData[...]["States"]. >>> >>> I recommend looking at the details section of the documentation for >>> TemporalData to see the full list of properties and read through the >>> examples on that page to see how each is used. >> I had looked over the documentation, and nothing jumped out. I looked >> at every mention of TemporalData, and found nothing that seemed >> suitable. >> >> But I didn't try States, so I just did. It yields a list of alternating >> 1 and 2 values, which isn't a complete answer to the problem, as the >> time values are missing. If one just uses Fourier[], one will get some >> kind of Periodogram, which is not what is sought. >> >> Let me give a code example: >> >> \[ScriptCapitalP] = ContinuousMarkovProcess[{1, 0}, ({ >> {-3, 3}, >> {1, -1} >> })]; >> data=RandomFunction[\[ScriptCapitalP],{0,20}] >> Fourier[data] >> >> This yields a complaint: >> Fourier::fftl: >> (((((("\"Argument \!\(\*TagBox[\nRowBox[{\\\"TemporalData\\\", >> \\\"[\\\", PanelBox[" 1) ", FrameMargins->Small], \\\"]\\\"}], >> InterpretTemplate[TemporalData[Automatic, {{{1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, >> 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1, 2, 1}}, {{{0``15.954589770191005, >> 0.01520207123587128013320057817736596917`14.129940038322594, >> 0.95824522046395536932862513249273766604`15.644199356725549, >> 1.53128564596308252148382664967984035205`15.736304825316484, >> 2.28962713530000690099771260582537312886`15.797207858258304, >> 3.28670141416927664988333023187555326092`15.839226787640209, >> 3.38168097695521799981621844019305806672`15.842081650549387, >> 4.0716904019295301685379386805431332727`15.859211783981653, >> 5.25370702200219072713176547011226038622`15.878918089214274, >> 5.91828379716574832280816964564910319058`15.88678718369098, >> 6.12633788645240157414249230434964341735`15.888924305967711, >> 6.19666658844600659408879868858704605186`15.889616516866917, >> 9.58526332575202981025003709494096121015`15.911492152203763, >> 9.8441361181069966832633195553354003832`15.912572420088354, >> 14.33613695082054447978910756738149487066`15.925305933162454, >> 14.96549983870748084202749476200455050281`15.926498477053611, >> 15.17014786638371663403108748271496533041`15.92686559286194, >> 15.36161929373388768828517022927544623659`15.927200484830422, >> 15.67573549317739061376647722217804251544`15.927732699101226, >> 15.8362986262877527919959498312816012794`15.927996832624787, >> 16.94396941821241069345266065715083372759`15.929686408696478, >> 17.04737697478590359190098510749722701209`15.929833245160726, >> 22.73457835309395939446096043959096018021`15.93589515332067}}}, 1, {") >> Discrete) ", 1}, {") Continuous) ", 1}, 1, {}}]& ], Editable->False, >> SelectWithContents->True, Selectable->True]\) is not a non-empty list >> or rectangular array of numeric quantities.\"") >> >> Now, note that the following appears to work: >> >> plot1 = ListLinePlot[data, InterpolationOrder -> 0, >> PlotRange -> {1, 2.1}, Ticks -> {Automatic, {1, 2, 3}}, >> Filling -> Bottom] >> >> But when I do this: >> >> datainter = >> Interpolation[Normal[data] // First, InterpolationOrder -> 0] >> plot2 = Plot[datainter[t], {t, 0, 20}, PlotRange -> All, >> Filling -> Bottom] >> >> I get a different answer, and other paths yield yet other answers. >> >> >> What I'm looking for is for instance a function that can be called from >> Table[] to yield a list of equispaced samples suitable for Fourier[]. >> The locations and interval between samples may vary as needed to keep >> Fourier happy - list length will be an exact power of two, and there >> may be zero padding added. >> >> Thanks, >> >> Joe Gwinn >> >> >>> Andy Ross >>> Wolfram Research >>> >>> On 6/15/2013 3:25 AM, Joe Gwinn wrote: >>>> I would like to generate some random signals for use in exploring >>>> signal-processing algorithms. >>>> >>>> For use as synthetic signals for the algorithm to chew upon, I'd like >>>> to use ContinuousMarkovProcess and TelegraphProcess with >>>> RandomFunction. With these, I can do statistics and plot things >>>> freely. >>>> >>>> What I cannot quite get is a time series ready for such indignities as >>>> Fourier[]. >>>> >>>> Now I can manually disassemble the data structure, but I don't find a >>>> list of equispaced samples, I get a transition list, which is not the >>>> same thing. >>>> >>>> Interpolation[Normal[temporal data object] // First, >>>> InterpolationOrder >>>> -> 0] almost works, but the fine details are smeared over, even though >>>> InterpolationOrder -> 0 works in ListLinePlot et al without apparent >>>> smearing. >>>> >>>> What am I missing? It seems like Probability and Statistics has >>>> become >>>> a walled city within Mathematica. I'm hoping to find a door in the >>>> wall, >>>> rather than be forced to build by own little city one brick at a time. >>>> >>>> Joe Gwinn >>>> >>> >

**References**:**How does one get data out of a TemporalData object?***From:*Joe Gwinn <joegwinn@comcast.net>

**Re: How does one get data out of a TemporalData object?***From:*Joe Gwinn <joegwinn@comcast.net>