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Newnes Satellite Communications Pocket Book By James Wood

Newnes Satellite Communications Pocket Book by James Wood

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Summary

Every facet of satellite technology is included in this reference book. The latest systems are included and the coverage is worldwide, supplemented with tables, fomulae and footprints for most common satellites.

Newnes Satellite Communications Pocket Book Summary

Newnes Satellite Communications Pocket Book by James Wood

Every facet of satellite technology is included in this reference book. The latest systems are included and the coverage is worldwide, supplemented with tables, fomulae and footprints for most common satellites. DBS and other enabling technologies for HDTV are covered in the review of technologies used in Europe, America, the Middle East and Asia.

Table of Contents

Historical overview; the satellite age; growth in satellite communication systems; launching into space - a risk industry; elements of satellite communication systems; television transmisssion systems; high definition televisions systems (HDTV); direct broadcasting by satellite (DBS); multiplexed analogue component systems (MAC) encryption; propagation of satellite signals; domestic receiving system for DBS; satellite television as a mass medium; Astra, Eutelsat and CNN; VSATs and Earth terminals; international maritime satellite services (Immarsat); emergent technologies.

Additional information

GOR003786832
9780750617499
0750617497
Newnes Satellite Communications Pocket Book by James Wood
Used - Good
Hardback
Elsevier Science & Technology
1994-03-28
240
N/A
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