# Kalman Filter

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## How a Kalman Filter Works in Pictures

20 min
Beginner
Article / Blog
Theory

This article builds up some intuition about the Kalman filter using pictures before diving into the mathematics.  A beginner will come away with an understanding of what the Kalman filter is...

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## The Kalman Filter

25 min
Beginner
Article / Blog
Theory

This article introduces the Kalman filter at a high level and tries to provide some insight into how the filter is able to estimate state by combining measurements and models.

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## Kalman Filter Design

30 min
Intermediate
Article / Blog
Application

This example shows how to perform Kalman filtering. Both a steady state filter and a time varying filter are designed and simulated.

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## How Kalman Filters Work, Part 1

30 min
Beginner
Article / Blog
Theory

This article looks at four popular estimation filter architectures: particle filter, sigma point filter, extended Kalman filter, and the Kalman filter. It discusses how all four of these...

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## MATLAB Example: Fault Detection Using an Extended Kalman Filter

Intermediate
Project
Application

This example shows how to use an extended Kalman filter for fault detection. The example uses an extended Kalman filter for online estimation of the friction of a simple DC motor...

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## An Introduction to the Kalman Filter

45 min
Beginner
Article / Blog
Theory

The purpose of this paper is to provide a practical introduction to the discrete Kalman filter. This introduction includes a description and some discussion of the basic discrete Kalman...

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## Kalman Filter Tutorial

Beginner
Article / Blog
Theory

The Kalman Filter is an easy topic. However, many tutorials are not easy to understand. Most require extensive mathematical background which makes them difficult to understand. Also, most...

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