Project Description

This course will cover:

  • Digital Transmission Standards (ATSC, DVB-T/T2, DVB-S/S2).
  • Video Compression Techniques: MPEG-2, H.264, HEVC, J2K.
  • Performance measures for Digital TV: Noise, Error, Impairments.
  • Packet Structure: Tables (PAT, PMT).
  • Multiplexing and De-multiplexing.
  • Channel Coding and Modulation for Digital Television.
  • Cyclic codes
  • Digital TV Transmitters: Up/converters, Power Amplifiers, Combiners, Equalizers and pre-correctors.
  • Transmission Lines: Cables, Wave Guides, link budget calculation.
  • Transmitting Antennas for Digital Broadcasting.
  • Advanced Topics: COFDM, LDPC Codes.
  • Satellite Broadcasting.
  • IPTV and Multi-platform formats.