Say an old man is shaking a watch while talking to his daughter and his hand is shaking and you can hear his watch. Is there a program or software that can deduce the location of the sound and separate it?
A while back I had an idea to do something along those lines. Using computer vision to track the location of a given object or section from an image and have the programme change parameters from a plugin. This way I could automatize certain elements, such as camera whips or footsteps.
As far as I know, there is no such thing out there.
If you're talking about spectral analyzation, Adobe Audition and Izotope do this. But my favorite is Cedar Retouch. But as far as automatically finding it, the only thing I have seen is on Sonnox DeNoise and that's mainly for sirens and hums that fluctuate frequency. Not sure if I completely understand your question, though. Let me know if I understood correctly.
Ok, I see how spectrum algorithm determines this and I guess you did answer my question.