I have a plot generated from an ugly and complex set of piece-wise functions. I'm looking to extract the envelope function from this data set. I've tried a lot of suggestions in other threads, but none seem to contain information about dealing with piece-wise functions. I've tried using a Fourier series, but that didn't seem to give me what I was looking for. The plot is located belowenter image description here

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    $\begingroup$ Can you provide the actual data? $\endgroup$
    – ktm
    Nov 11 '18 at 18:30
  • $\begingroup$ Try a MaxFilter with a window about 2 or 3 units wide to extract the upper envelope. MinFilter will get the lower envelope, though from the look of your graph, this may not be interesting. $\endgroup$
    – bill s
    Nov 12 '18 at 4:56