Every facet of satellite technology is included in this concise reference guide to a fast developing field. The latest systems are included and the coverage is worldwide. Supplemented with tables, formulae and footprints for satellites, this pocket book is the first place for communications engineers, students, satellite industry personnel and enthusiasts to look for essential data. DBS and other enabling technologies for HDTV are covered, in this wide-ranging review of technologies used in Europe, America, the Middle East and Asia. Drawing on James Wood's extensive experience as an engineer in the international broadcasting industry and a technical broadcast journalist, this book will provide the essential details of satellite communications.Yet by the year 2010 it may be the only link between home and office; it will be the link with the outside world, carrying radio and television, and it will link the ... Fibre optics offer the first real prospect for an integrated services digital network ( ISDN). ... Fibre optic cables work on the principle that if light is transmitted along an optical fibre then the use of a central core with a higher refractive index than theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Satellite Communications Pocket Book|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2013-10-22|