TV & Video Engineer's Reference Book

TV & Video Engineer's Reference Book

by BORIS TOWNSEND, Kenneth Jackson




This is an authoritative book by acknowledged international experts of the latest techniques in video and television engineering. It brings together, in over sixty chapters, information on every aspect of modern broadcasting technology. This reference work will be of enormous value to all practising engineers and managers working in the broadcast, cable and satellite services, and television equipment industries; and in its format will make an excellent reference for students.

Starting from basic reference material and the fundamentals of electronic circuit design, it provides detailed coverage of all the main components in the broadcasting chain: transmission, distribution, DBS, TV studios and equipment, sound, television receivers and video recorders, videotex and HDTV. Television performance measurements and current EMC requirements are covered.

Unparalleled breadth of coverage The biggest bargain for TV engineers Written by international experts

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780750619530
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 02/03/1994
Pages: 876
Product dimensions: 7.42(w) x 9.74(h) x 1.93(d)

Table of Contents

Include: Basic reference material; Materials, components and construction; Fundamentals of colour television; Broadcast transmission; Distribution of broadband signals; Direct broadcasting by satellite; TV studios and studio equipment; Mobile and portable TV equipment and operations; Television sound; Television receivers; Television receiver installation and servicing; Video and audio recording and playback (domestic); Teletext and similar technologies; High definition television; Industrial, commercial, medical and defence applications of television; Performance measurements and electromagnetic compatibility; Index

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