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RF Column Links: September 1999
From TV Technology Magazine

Comparing 8-VSB and COFDM for Digital Television Terrestrial Broadcasting - Part 1

COFDM Advantages
8-VSB Advantages


ATSC

http://www.atsc.org/
ATSC home page
http://www.atsc.org/pub/Perf-Comp/Response-8VSB.pdf
ATSC VSB Transmission: The Right Choice for U.S. DTV Broadcasters - a response to Sinclair concerns. (PDF viewer required)
http://www.atsc.org/pub/Perf-Comp/799Cover-PerfComp.html
Cover page for Performance Comparison of ATSC 8-VSB and DVB-T COFDM Transmission Systems for Digital Television Terrestrial Broadcasting by Dr. Yiyan Wu (free Adobe Acrobat PDF viewer needed to read this)

BBC

http://www.bbc.co.uk/rd/
BBC Research and Development Home Page
http://www.bbc.co.uk/rd/pubs/papers/
BBC Research and Development - Technical Papers
http://www.bbc.co.uk/rd/pubs/papers/pdffiles/ptrev_278-stott.pdf
The how and why of COFDM - J. H. Stott (PDF viewer required)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/rd/pubs/papers/pdffiles/crn-dvbtm.pdf
Results of RF measurements with DVB-T chip-set and comparison with ATSC performance - A. P. Robinson and C. R. Nokes, BBC Research and Development

DVB

http://www.dvb.org/dvb_framer.htm
DVB Home Page
http://www.dvb.org/dvb_articles/dvb_pcm110.htm
Facts About DVB-T - A response to "false statements being made about DVB-T"
http://www.dvb.org/dvb_articles/dvb_articles.htm
DVB Feature Articles - over twenty articles on DVB and DVB-T

Dale Cripp's HDTV Newsletter

http://web-star.com/hdtv/hdtvnews1.html
Home Page
http://web-star.com/hdtv/cofdmvs8vsb.html
COFDM Vs. 8-VSB Series

Harris Corporation

http://www.broadcast.harris.com/
Broadcast Home Page
http://www.broadcast.harris.com/dtv/
Harris DTV Products - ATSC and DVB-T
http://www.broadcast.harris.com/dvb/
Harris DVB-T Products

ITELCO

http://www.itelco.it/
ITELCO Home Page
http://www.itelco.it/10000/12000/12200/X_12200.htm
Digital Transmission Systems - ATSC and DVB-T

NDS

http://www.ndsworld.com/com/
NDS Home Page
http://www.ndsworld.com/products/dtv/dtv_products/prod_dvbt.htm/dt>
NDS DVB-T Solutions
http://www.ndsworld.com/products/dtv/dtv_products/prod_dtr.htm
NDS DVB-T Receiver
http://www.ndsworld.com/products/dtv/dtv_products/prod_dtm.htm
NDS DVB-T Modulator

Adobe Acrobat Viewer (required for some papers above

http://www.adobe.com/prodindex/acrobat/readstep.html
Adobe Acrobat Reader (SAVE, do not OPEN the file. Install it from your hard drive.)

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