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Title Standard handbook of video and television engineering [electronic resource] / Jerry C. Whitaker and K. Blair Benson, editors.

Published New York : McGraw-Hill, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
Edition 4th ed.
Physical description 1 electronic text : ill.
Series McGraw-Hill's AccessEngineering
McGraw-Hill's AccessEngineering.
Notes Print version c2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Light, vision, and photometry -- pt. 2. Color vision, represenatation, and reproduction -- pt. 3. Optical components and systems -- pt. 4. Digital coding and signal processing -- pt. 5. Electron optics and deflection -- pt. 6. Video cameras -- pt. 7. Monochrome and color image display devices -- pt. 8. Video recording systems -- pt. 9. Production standards, equipment, and system design -- pt. 10. Film for video applications -- pt. 11. Compression technologies for video and audio -- pt. 12. Networking principles, protocols, and systems -- pt. 13. Digital television systems.
Other formats Also issued in print and PDF version.
Notes Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on May 2, 2007.
Other author Whitaker, Jerry C.
Benson, K. Blair.
Brewer, W. Lyle.
Morris, Robert A.
Fink, Donald G.
Robertson, Alan R.
Fisher, Joseph F.
Thorpe, Laurence J.
Garrod, Susan A. R.
Chambers, J. A.
Tantaratana, S.
Bomar, B. W.
Ziemer, Rodger E.
Alkin, Oktay.
Tarnai, Ernest J.
Pohlmann, Ken.
Sherr, Sol.
Epstein, Steve.
Kinast, Karl.
McMann, Renville H.
Gloeggler, Peter.
Say, Donald L.
Hedler, R. A.
Maninger, L. L.
Momberger, R. A.
Robbins, J. D.
Gooch, Beverly R.
Ginsburg, Charles P.
Bertram, H. Neal.
Perry, Robert H.
DeSantis, Gene.
Michener, James.
Jull, Robert.
Kuca, Charles J.
Betts, Michael.
Blecksmith, James E.
Rayner, Bruce.
Hartnett, John.
Hennessy, Douglas J.
Winckler, Carlton.
Paulson, C. Robert.
Rudman, Richard.
Link, Kenneth G.
Lind, Anthony H.
Symes, Peter (Peter D.)
Wylie, Fred.
Goldman, James E.
Dahlgren, Michael W.
Grossman, Mark.
Subject Television.
Color vision.
Geometrical optics.
Signal processing -- Digital techniques.
Analog to digital converters.
Electric fitters, Digital.
Digital modulation.
Electron optics.
Electromagnetic waves.
Television cameras.
Television camera tubes.
Charged coupled devices.
Video display terminals.
Information display systems.
Flat panel displays.
Magnetic materials.
Video recording.
Magnetic tapes.
Digital television.
DVD players.
Home-video systems.
DVD-video discs.
High definition television -- Standards.
Television -- Production and direction.
Image -- Transmission.
Digital video.
Telecommunications -- Switching systems.
Routers (Computer networks)
Videorecording -- Lighting.
Fiber optics.
Electronic equipment enclosures.
Electric wiring.
Uninterruptible power supply.
Emergency management -- Planning.
Motion picture film.
Cinematography -- Equipment and supplies.
Video compression.
JPEG (Image coding standard)
Image compression.
MPEG (Videocoding standard)
Sound -- Recording and reproducing -- Digital techniques.
Television in education.
Closed captioning.
Interactive television.
Electronic books.
Internet resources.
Variant Title Video and television engineering
Other title Light and the visual mechanism.
Photometric quantities.
Principles of color vision.
CIE color system.
Application of visual properties.
Essential video system characteristics.
Space and time components of video signals.
Geometric optics.
Fundamental optical elements.
Analog/digital signal conversion.
Digital filters.
Digital modulation.
Digital video sampling.
DSP devices and systems.
Electron optics.
Electrostatic deflection.
Electromagnetic deflection.
Distortion correction circuits.
Camera tubes.
Camera operating principles.
CCD devices.
Camera design trends.
CRT display devices.
Projection display systems.
Flat panel displays.
Properties of magnetic materials.
Video recording fundamentals.
Magnetic tape.
Video tape recording.
Video server systems.
DVD devices and systems.
Production standards for high-definition video.
DTV-related raster-scanning standards.
Production format considerations.
Production facility design.
Digital system architectures.
Sync generation and distribution.
Video signal distribution.
Video signal processing.
Switching systems for signal routing and distribution.
Video production switching.
Studio communications.
Staging and lighting.
Facility infrastructure issues.
Fiber optic devices and systems.
Equipment rack enclosures and devices.
Wiring practices.
UPS power systems.
Disaster planning and recovery for broadcast facilities.
Motion picture film.
Film/video equipment.
Principles of video compression.
JPEG video compression system.
MPEG video compression systems.
ASTC DTV system video compression guidelines.
Compression system constraints and performance issues.
Audio compression systems.
Network concepts.
Serial digital video systems.
Video networking systems.
AES/EBU interface protocol.
ASTC DTV system.
DTV service multiplex and transport systems.
DTV audio encoding and decoding.
DTV program and system information protocol.
DTV closed captioning.
DTV data broadcasting.
Media and metadata management.
Interactive television.
DVB standard.
ISBN 0071411801 (print)
0071411798 (P/N : print)