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Samir N Hulyalkar, David A Bryan, Carlo Basile: Method and apparatus for transmission and reception of a digital television signal using multicarrier modulation. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, March 1, 1994: US05291289 (195 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for modulating and demodulating an MCM television signal is described which is particularly useful in proposed "simulcast" HDTV terrestrial broadcasting. The MCM spectrum of the television signal is shaped using weighting coefficients which are derived from either an idealized ...


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Carlo Basile, Aldo G Cugnini, Alan P Cavallerano, David A Bryan, Faramarz Azadegan, Mikhail Tsinberg, Yo Sung Ho: Method and apparatus for the transmission and reception of a multicarrier digital television signal. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, July 28, 1992: US05134464 (159 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for encoding a television source signal having a first bandwidth, into a frequency multiplexed signal having a narrower bandwidth and comprising a plurality of subcarriers modulated with digital information. Each of said subcarriers has an amplitude, bandwidth and coding chara ...


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Carlo Basile, Aldo G Cugnini, Alan P Cavallerano, Yo Sung Ho, David A Bryan, Faramarz Azadegan, Mikhail Tsinberg: Method and apparatus for the transmission and reception of a multicarrier digital television signal. January 25, 1994: US05282019 (80 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for encoding a television source signal having a first bandwidth, into a frequency multiplexed signal having a narrower bandwidth and comprising a plurality of subcarriers modulated with digital information. Each of said subcarriers has an amplitude, bandwidth and coding chara ...


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David A Bryan, Samir N Hulyalkar, Carlo Basile, Zhi Yuan Guan: Multiplexed modulation system for robust audio digital television. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, October 1, 1996: US05561468 (68 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for transmitting a digital television signal using a single QAM (quadrature amplitude modulated) carrier which provides audio and video data packets at respective complex symbol data rate levels. One purpose of the invention is to provide a digital television signal which rese ...


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David A Bryan, Carlo Basile, Samir N Hulyalkar: Method and apparatus for communicating digital television signals using a signal constellation formed by four signal constellations placed in the quadrants. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Michael E Marion, October 15, 1996: US05565926 (47 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for transmitting a digital television signal using a first multipoint constellation comprised of a plurality of identical second constellations each having fewer points than the first constellation and each positioned in a different section of the first constellation. The rece ...


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Olu Akiwumi Assani, Carlo Basile, Alan Cavallerano, Kiran Challapali, Richard Shen, Karl Wittig: Method and apparatus for decoding digital video using parallel processing. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Michael E Marion, July 2, 1996: US05532744 (42 worldwide citation)

A method and decoder for decoding a hierarchically coded digital video bitstream which can process a high resolution television picture in real time and which is made, up of a number of individual decoder modules, connected in parallel, which each have less real time processing power than is necessa ...


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Mikhail Tsinberg, Carlo Basile, Alan P Cavallerano: Two-line mac high definition television system. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, March 13, 1990: US04908697 (20 worldwide citation)

A high definition television signal with a sequential scan with the standard number of lines per frame and double the frame frequency is processed to generate a single MAC line having a duration substantially equal to that of four sequential lines of standard duration. Each MAC line has two luminanc ...


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Brian C Johnson, Carlo Basile, Amihai Miron, Neil H E Weste, Christopher J Terman, Judson Leonard: Dynamically configurable signal processor and processor arrangement. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, July 23, 1991: US05034907 (13 worldwide citation)

A programmable digital signal processor usable in a variety of configurations and controlled by stored coefficients and control words which are addressable to be provided to a plurality of processing sections as often as once per clock cycle. The processor arrangement is suitable for use as a decode ...


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Mikhail Tsinberg, Alan P Cavallerano, Carlo Basile: Adaptive comb filter for artifact-free decoding. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, July 11, 1989: US04847682 (9 worldwide citation)

An adaptive comb filter employs vertical and horizontal edge detectors to selectively activate a vertical high-pass filter and a horizontal band-pass filter during the occurrence of vertical and horizontal edges in a received television signal, for use in the chrominance/luminance separation process ...


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Mikhail Tsinberg, Carlo Basile, Alan P Cavallerano: Two-line MAC high definition television system. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, May 12, 1992: US05113242 (8 worldwide citation)

A high definition television signal with a sequential scan with the standard number of lines per frame and double the frame frequency is processed to generate a single MAC line having a duration substantially equal to that of four sequential lines of standard duration. Each MAC line has two luminanc ...