Well, I do under stand *what* they do but I have trouble understanding the purpose of these transforms in simple words. Laplace transform converts an arbitrary single into exponentials while Fourier transform converts a given signal into sinusoids.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

As for the purpose, is the following right?:

We use these techniques, basically, to convert a signal with *no form* into signals with can be specified with certain equations and into specific portions with form. Is that right?

Thanks.

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# The Real Purpose of Laplace/Fourier Transform?

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