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Title Standard handbook of broadcast engineering [electronic resource] / Jerry C. Whitaker, editor-in-chief.

Published New York : McGraw-Hill, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 electronic text : ill.
Series McGraw-Hill video/audio series
McGraw-Hill's AccessEngineering
McGraw-Hill video/audio professional.
McGraw-Hill's AccessEngineering.
Notes Print version c2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Frequency bands, propagation, and modulation -- Radio transmission systems -- Television transmission systems -- RF interconnection devices and systems -- Transmitting antennas and systems -- Radio receivers -- Television receivers and cable/satellite distribution systems -- RF system maintenance -- Test equipment -- Audio test and measurement -- Video signal measurement and analysis.
Other formats Also issued in print and PDF version.
History notes Contributor biographical information:
Notes Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on May 4,2007.
Other author Whitaker, Jerry C.
Norgard, John.
Daniel, William.
Allen, Edward W.
Fink, Donald G.
Rohde, Ulrich L.
Pohlmann, Ken.
Pritchard, Dalton H.
Gibson, J. J.
Wilner, John T.
Harrison, Cecil.
Surette, Robert A.
Ben-Dov, Oded.
Praba, Krishna.
Benson, K. Blair.
Hoke, Jr., L. H.
Donovan, L. E.
Knox, J. D.
Manners, D. E.
Miller, W. G.
Peffer, R. J.
Zahnen, J. G.
McVoy, D. Stevens.
Stern, Joseph L.
Kase, Charles A.
Pritchard, Wilbur L.
Bentz, Carl.
Nilakantan, Chandy.
Manghnani, Kishore.
Johnson, Scott.
Cabot, Richard C.
Hofer, Bruce.
Metzler, Robert.
Loughlin, Bernard D.
Livingston, Donald C.
Bailey, William F.
Gloeggler, Peter.
Subject Radio.
Radio -- Transmitters and transmission.
Television -- Transmitters and transmission.
Radio -- Receivers and reception.
Television -- Receivers and reception.
Radio frequency allocation.
Radio wave propagation.
Radio frequency.
Modulation (Electronics)
Radio broadcasting.
Digital audio broadcasting.
Digital communications.
Digital television.
Artificial satellites in telecommunication.
Digital television -- Standards.
MPEG (Video coding standard)
Television broadcasting.
Telecommunication lines.
Radio -- Antennas.
Television -- Antennas.
Radio and television towers.
Electric currents -- Grounding.
FM broadcasting.
Cable television.
System failures (Engineering)
Coaxial cables -- Testing.
Smith charts.
Emergency power supply.
Electronic instruments, Digital.
Digital oscilloscopes.
Spectrum analysis.
Reliability engineering.
Electric distortion.
Electronic measurements.
Color display systems.
Television measurements.
Television -- Picture quality.
Zone plates.
Electronic books.
Internet resources.
Other title Electromagnetic spectrum.
Frequency sources and references.
Modulation systems and characteristics.
Radio broadcast systems.
Radio STL systems.
Digital radio systems.
IBOC AM digital radio system.
IBOC FM digital radio system.
Television transmission standards.
Ghost canceling reference signal.
ATSC DTV system.
Longley-rice propagation model.
Television transmitters.
Multiple transmitter networks.
DTV satellite transmission.
DVB standard.
Transmission line.
RF combiner and diplexer systems.
Radio antenna principles.
Television antenna principles.
Television transmitting antennas.
Tower construction and maintenance.
Tower grounding.
Lightning effects.
Transmitter building grounding practices.
Receiver characteristics.
Radio channel.
AM and FM receivers.
Television reception principles.
ATSC DTV receiver systems.
Receiver antenna systems.
Cable television systems.
Satellite delivery systems.
Content distribution.
RF system reliability considerations.
Preventing RF system failures.
Troubleshooting RF equipment.
Testing coaxial transmission line.
Smith chart.
Standby power systems.
Troubleshooting digital systems.
Digital test instruments.
Spectrum analysis.
Reliability engineering.
Audio measurement and analysis.
Audio phase and frequency measurement.
Nonlinear audio distortion.
Time domain audio measurements.
Video information concepts.
Measurement of color displays.
Camera performance verification.
Conventional video measurements.
Application of the zone plate signal.
Picture quality measurement.
DTV transmission performance issues.
ISBN 0071470107
0071451005 (print)