10.24.2011 05:00 PM
Gary Sgrignoli To Do 8-VSB T&M Demo for SBE Chapter 67

DALLAS: The Society of Broadcast Engineers Chapter 67 of North Texas is sponsoring a seminar for 8-VSB test and measurement. Gary Sgrignoli, a noted transmission expert and a principal with Meintel, Sgrignoli & Wallace, will be on hand for the all-day event scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 29 and the studios of KERA-TV, the PBS station in Dallas.

The seminar is a follow-up to the chapter’s VSB Fundamentals seminar, is aimed at broadcasters, consultants, equipment manufacturers; as well as translator, LPTV and cable operators. The day’s discussions and demos will provide a basic overview of 8-VSB transmission system measurements in the laboratory, at transmission sites and at remote field test sites. Features such as options, specs and other performance requirements will be discussed. A special free 8-VSB Specialist Certification Exam review session will be held Friday, Oct. 28, from 6 to 9 p.m. at KERA studios.

The cost for advance registration is $50 for SBE/SMPTE members, $60 for non-members and $25 for students if done by Oct. 21, After that it rises to $75/$85/$35. Questions can be directed to Tom Schuessler at tschuessler@tbn.org.

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Tuesday 06:00 AM
Eleven FCC Scenarios for The 600 MHz Band Plan
I suspect that the estimated $44 billion of auction proceeds do not take into account the fact that some spectrum the FCC will buy cannot be resold because it must be used as guard intervals in the 600 MHz band plan.~ Charles W. Rhodes

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology