Standard Handbook of Video and Television Engineering, Fourth Edition

by: Jerry C. Whitaker, Blair Benson


Abstract: THE industry standard reference for video engineering, completely updated with more than 50% new material. New chapters on video networking and digital television systems in the USA and Europe. CD-ROM contains over 1000 pages of bonus material, linked by icon to relevant sections of the handbook so readers can expand their research.
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Title: Standard Handbook of Video and Television Engineering, Fourth Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2003 The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ISBN: 9780071411806

Authors:

Jerry C. Whitaker is Technical Director of the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC), Washington, D.C. He was previously President of Technical Press, a consulting company based in the San Jose, CA area. Mr. Whitaker has been involved in various aspects of the electronics industry for over 25 years, with specialization in communications. Current book titles include the following: * Editor-in-Chief, Standard Handbook of Audio and Radio Engineering, 2nd Ed., McGraw-Hill, 2001 * DTV Handbook, 3rd Ed., McGraw-Hill, 2000 * Editor, Television Receivers, McGraw-Hill, 2001 * Editor, Audio and Video Professional’s Field Manual, McGraw-Hill, 2002 * Editor, Master Handbook of Video Production, McGraw-Hill, 2002 * Editor, Master Handbook of Audio Production, McGraw-Hill, 2002 * Editor, Audio/Video Protocol Handbook, McGraw-Hill, 2001 Mr. Whitaker has lectured extensively on the topic of electronic systems design, installation, and maintenance. He is the former editorial director and associate publisher of Broadcast Engineering and Video Systems magazines, and a former radio station chief engineer and television news producer. Mr. Whitaker is a Fellow of the Society of Broadcast Engineers and an SBE-certified professional broadcast engineer. He is also a fellow of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, and a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Blair Benson is the author of this McGraw-Hill Professional publication.

Description: THE industry standard reference for video engineering, completely updated with more than 50% new material. New chapters on video networking and digital television systems in the USA and Europe. CD-ROM contains over 1000 pages of bonus material, linked by icon to relevant sections of the handbook so readers can expand their research.