But what is the Fourier Transform? A visual introduction.

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Shared January 26, 2018

An animated introduction to the Fourier Transform.
Home page: https://www.3blue1brown.com/
Brought to you by you: http://3b1b.co/fourier-thanks

Follow-on video about the uncertainty principle: https://youtu.be/MBnnXbOM5S4

Interactive made by a viewer inspired by this video:
https://prajwalsouza.github.io/Experi...

Also, take a look at this Jupyter notebook implementing this idea in a way you can play with:
https://github.com/thatSaneKid/fourie...

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Animations largely made using manim, a scrappy open-source python library. https://github.com/3b1b/manim

If you want to check it out, I feel compelled to warn you that it's not the most well-documented tool, and has many other quirks you might expect in a library someone wrote with only their own use in mind.

Music by Vincent Rubinetti.
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