counterfeit_detection a MATLAB code which considers problems in which one or more counterfeit coins are to be identified by the fact that they do not have the standard weight.

Methods include:


The computer code and data files described and made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.


counterfeit_detection is available in a MATLAB version and a Python version.

Related Data and Programs:



  1. Kurt Bryan, Tanya Leise,
    Making do with less: an introduction to compressed sensing,
    SIAM Review,
    Volume 55, Number 3, September 2013, pages 547-566.

Source Code:

Last revised on 05 December 2020.