Best Digital Signal Processing (DSP) Books for Engineers and Scientists

Digital signal processing (DSP) refers to various techniques for improving the accuracy and reliability of digital communications. In modern communication system, we have to use the digital signal. For example, radio, television, optical fibers are used in this system to transmit data from one part to another part of the world. Also, digital signals are more efficient than ordinary analog signals. Not only this, it is used in the field of control system, biomedical engineering, and others. So, below books help you to learn ins and outs about digital signal processing system.

Understanding Digital Signal Processing (2nd Edition)
Author: Richard G. Lyons
Published at: 25/03/2004
ISBN: 0131089897

This amazing book is a complete guide for digital signal processing. It covers both fundamental and advanced topics on digital signal processing system.

What You Will Learn

  • Digital filtering
  • Many DSP tips and tricks
  • Various techniques for solving any signal processing errors


Digital Signal Processing (4th Edition)
Author: John G. Proakis,Dimitris K Manolakis
Published at: 07/04/2006
ISBN: 0131873741

This book covers the fundamentals of signal processing system which is more essential in any introductory digital signal processing course.


What You Will Learn


  • Fundamentals of discrete-time signals and system
  • Modern digital processing and application for engineering students
  • Logical succession of all the topics
  • Lots of examples and details
  • Easy to read and understand.

The book is suitable for either one or two-semester undergraduate level course in discrete systems and digital signal processing. 



Digital Signal Processing
Author: Sanjit Mitra
Published at: 06/01/2005
ISBN: 0073048372

The new edition of this book has a number of new topics which is implemented by the author based on the feedback from readers.

What you will learn

  • Many worked out examples 
  • More than 500 problems and 150 MATLAB exercise 
  • Short time characterization of discrete-time signals
  • Prime factor algorithm for DFT computation
  • Details on z-transform
  • equalization of IIR digital filters
  • Design of efficient FIR digital filters 
  • Spline interpolation
  • Discrete wavelet transform
  • Spectral factorization

Overall, this book will help not only for the first year but also for the final year students.



Digital Signal Processing
Author: Sanjit Mitra
Published at: 01/01/2010
ISBN: 1259098583

This highly popular book introduces you to the tools used in the analysis and design of discrete time systems for signal processing.

What You Will Learn

  • Cyclic prefix
  • Digital integrators
  • Digital differentiators
  • Dc blockers
  • Discussion on computer and design of digital filters
  • Illustration of digital signal processing system

You may also learn MATLAB based examples to illustrate the program's powerful capability to solve signal processing problems, table of contents-

  • Discrete time signal processing in the time domain
  • Discrete time signal in frequency domain
  • Discrete time system
  • Digital filters structure
  • Multi-rate digital signal processing fundamentals
  • Design of analog high pass, band pass, and band stop filter
  • Discrete time random signals




Schaums Outline of Digital Signal Processing, 2nd Edition (Schaum's Outlines)
Author: Monson H. Hayes
Published at: 28/09/2011
ISBN: 0071635092

This most trusted book is written by renowned experts. The main feature of this book is step by step solution of all the problems. Also, it covers topic on basic fundamentals of digital signal processing.

What you'll learn

  • Easy review of course fundamentals
  • Hundreds of examples illustrating applications and complex calculations
  • More than 300 solved problems
  • Exercises to help you learn about digital signal processing
  • Details on: signals and systems, digital Signal Processing, digital filters and signal processing, discrete-time and continuous-time linear systems.
  • Solved problems with step by step calculation techniques and applications
  • Supports all the major textbooks for digital signal processing courses


Digital Signal Processing Using MATLAB
Author: Vinay K. Ingle,John G. Proakis
Published at: 01/01/2011
ISBN: 1111427372
This amazing book consists of traditional DSP topics and describes it by using MATLAB tool. Many technical and complex problems added in this book is very effective for you to learn ins and out about the signal processing system. Using software like MATLAB makes it possible to learn new and complex concepts of programming language. This book will show you some interesting practical examples and explores many useful problems.


Real-Time Digital Signal Processing: Fundamentals, Implementations and Applications
Author: Sen M. Kuo,Bob H. Lee,Wenshun Tian
Published at: 28/10/2013
ISBN: 1118414322

This book introduces you fundamental digital signal processing (DSP) principles. It will be updated to include the latest DSP applications, introduce new software development tools and adjust the software design process. In this edition of the book, contains many hands-on experiments which enhanced DSP principles more interesting. All of the programs will be carefully updated using the most recent version of software development tools. The book is organized into two parts; In part 1, you will be introduced with the digital signal processing principles and theories and in part 2, focuses on practical applications. 

What you will learn

  • Combines both the DSP principles and real-time implementations and applications using the new EZDSP USB Stick, which is very low cost, portable and widely used.
  • Updates to application, areas reflect the latest advances such as speech coding techniques, audio coding with surrounding sound, wideband speech codec, fingerprint image processing, and biomedical signal processing examples.
  • Contains new addition of several projects that can be used as semester projects; as well as new many new real-time experiments using TI’s binary libraries the experiments are prepared with flexible interface and modular for readers to adapt and modify to create other useful applications from the provided basic programs.
  • Consists of more MATLAB experiments, such as filter design, algorithm evaluation, proto-typing for C-code architecture, and simulations to aid readers to learn DSP fundamentals.



Digital Signal Processing, Second Edition: Fundamentals and Applications
Author: Li Tan Ph.D. Electrical Engineering University of New Mexico,Jean Jiang Ph.D. Electrical Engineering University of New Mexico
Published at: 22/02/2013
ISBN: 0124158935

The book enables electrical engineers and technicians in the fields of biomedical, computer and electronics engineering to learn the essential fundamentals of DSP principles. Much real life worked examples are used to illustrate the material. It shows you the implementation of algorithms in hardware and software. Additional topics covered include adaptive filtering with noise reduction and echo cancellations, signal sampling, digital filter realizations, filter design etc.

What you will learn

  • MATLAB projects with practical applications.
  • The chapter covering sub-band coding and wavelet transforms and methods
  • Applications included in many chapters
  • Signals, electrocardiography data, and vibration signals
  • Covers DSP principles with emphasis on control applications
  • Chapter objectives, worked examples and end-of-chapter exercises to clarify your basics.


Digital Signal Processing Using MATLAB: A Problem Solving Companion (Activate Learning with these NEW titles from Engineering!)
Author: Vinay K. Ingle,John G. Proakis
Published at: 01/01/2016
ISBN: 1305635124

This interesting book helps you to explore Digital Signal Processing topics with using MATLAB. Topics such as valuable supplementary text, problem-solving of digital signals. 4E system expands complexity which can help you to study effectively on latest signals processing system. To solve this book problem using MATLAB, you can learn new and difficult concepts in programming algorithms. This book contains practical examples and shows you how to explore useful problems. Also, it introduces you to advanced topics, such as optical filters, linear prediction, and adaptive filters.



Discrete-Time Signal Processing (3rd Edition) (Prentice-Hall Signal Processing Series)
Author: Alan V. Oppenheim,Ronald W. Schafer
Published at: 28/08/2009
ISBN: 0131988425

This book helps you to learn from the very beginning of signals processing system.


What You Will Learn


  • Fundamental theorems
  • Properties of discrete-time linear systems
  • Filtering
  • Sampling
  • Discrete-time signal processing

 This book remains vital and relevant to the new challenges arising in the field.




Also you can check these books:
  • Understanding Digital Signal Processing

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