Doug Lung's

RF Column Links: March 1998
From TV Technology Magazine

DTV Transmission Basics - Part 2

Items to Watch For At NAB 1998


Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC)
http//www.atsc.org - home page
ftp://ftp.atsc.org/pub/Standards/A53 - ATSC Standard, Including Annex D
ftp://ftp.atsc.org/pub/Standards/A54 - Guide to the Use of the ATSC DTV Standard

Acrodyne
http://www.acrodyne.com/ (home page)
http://www.acrodyne.com/survey.htm (Engineering Forum – Technical papers)
http://www.acrodyne.com/choices.htm (ACT tests results in various formats)

General Instrument
http://www.nlvl.com/ (home page)
http://www.nlvl.com/products/sdng.html (satellite data networks)

Harris Broadcast
http://www.broadcast.harris.com/dtv/index.html (DTV home page)
http://www.broadcast.harris.com/newsflash/12198.html (Press Release on ATSC Encoder)
http://www.broadcast.harris.com/features/vsb/index.html (EXCELLENT 8VSB tutorial)

Hewlett Packard Test and Measurement
http://www.tmo.hp.com/tmo (Test and Measurement home page)
http://www.tmo.hp.com/tmo/datasheets/English/HP89441V.html (VSB/QAM signal analyzer)
http://www.tmo.hp.com/tmo/tech/English/89441V.html (HP89441V VSB on-line demo)

Scientific Atlanta
http://www.sciatl.com/D/b/index.html (Satellite Television Networks home page)
http://www.sciatl.com/D/b/a/index.html (PowerVu‘ Digital Video Compression)
http://www.sciatl.com/ShowsAndEvents/NAB98/index.htm (NAB booth information)
http://www.sciatl.com/NewsRoom/NewsReleases/releases/980206-1.htm (ATSC encoder news)

Tektronix
http://www.tektronix.com/Measurement/Products/press/mts215/index.html (NAB Lineup)
http://www.tektronix.com/Measurement/Products/catalog/fse/index.html (FSE series analyzers)
http://www.tektronix.com/Measurement/Products/press/8vsb/index.html (8VSB Test Set) New!

This is a clickable list of Web resources listed at the end of this month's RF Technology column in TV Technogy magazine. More details on the items I write about are often available on the Internet. TV Technology is published twice monthly and my column usually appears in the second issue each month. Free subscriptions are available to professional broadcasting and audio-visual equipment users. Contact TV Technology at +1 703-998-7600 or fax +1 703-998-2966. Be sure to tell them you read about it on Doug Lung's RF Page @ transmitter.com.


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