Video Demystified

Video Demystified

A Handbook for the Digital Engineer

Book - 2007 | 5th ed
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Elsevier Science and Technology
Keith Jack and his book Video Demystified have become the market leader and cleared away the competition with this comprehensive, easy to follow, and essential handbook for the video engineer. What doesn't have a video component nowadays? IPod, cell phone, computer, they all have video. And, of course, television which is a major source of our entertainment and information. Any engineer involved in designing, manufacturing, or testing video electronics needs this book!

Video Demystified is the one-stop on the job reference for digital and analog video engineers. This fifth edition will keep the engineer up-to-date with next-generation digital video formats, development of new audio and video codecs along with the all the latest information on HDMI and IPTV. It will also aid in the transition of devices and infrastructures from analog to digital television transmission - with analog transmission ceasing on February 19, 2009.

*The next generation of digital video - Blu-ray and HD-DVD thoroughly introduced
*All broadcast and satellite standards completely updated
*Essential information for the upcoming transition of television signals from analog to digital

Elsevier
What doesn't have a video component nowadays? IPod, cell phone, computer, they all have video. And, of course, television which is a major source of our entertainment and information. Any engineer involved in designing, manufacturing, or testing video electronics needs this book!

Each edition of Video Demystified has sold thousands of copies and answered many questions for electrical engineers across the globe. This fifth edition will keep the engineer up-to-date with next-generation digital video formats - Blu-ray and HD-DVD, development of new audio and video codecs - Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD, etc. - along with the all the latest information on HDTV, HDMI and IPTV(TV over the Internet). All broadcast, cable, and satellite standards will be updated to reflect these new codecs and specifications. The book will also aid in the design of devices and infrastructures from analog to digital television transmission - with analog transmission ceasing in early 2009 or before.

*The next generation of digital video - Blu-ray and HD-DVD thoroughly introduced
*All broadcast and satellite standards completely updated
*Essential information for the upcoming transition of television signals from analog to digital

Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston : Newnes/Elsevier, c2007
Edition: 5th ed
ISBN: 0750683953 (pbk.)
9780750683951 (pbk.)
Branch Call Number: 778.59 JAC 2007
Characteristics: xix, 920 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

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