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
Video Demystified: A Handbook for the Digital Engineer 5th Edition is written by Jack, Keith and published by Newnes. The Digital and eTextbook ISBNs for Video Demystified: A Handbook for the Digital Engineer are 9780750683951, 9780080553955, 0080553958 and the print ISBNs are 9780750683951, 0750683953. Save up to 80% versus print by going digital with EtextZone.