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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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Faramarz Azadegan, Eberhard H Fisch, Alan P Cavallerano, Mikhail Tsinberg: Method and apparatus for digitally processing a high definition television augmentation signal. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, January 12, 1993: US05179442 (83 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for digital encoding are described for compressing the augmentation channel signals (chrominance and luminance signals for panel information and high frequency luminance and line difference signal) so that this information can be transmitted in a 3 MHz wide RF channel using a ...


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Jay Yogeshwar, Faramarz Azadegan, Sheau Bao Ng, David Lehmann, Mikhail Tsinberg, Hiroaki Unno, Hideki Mimura, Tetsuya Kitamura, Christopher J Cookson, Greg B Thagard, Andrew Drusin Rosen: Method and system for a user to manually alter the quality of a previously encoded video sequence. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Time Warner Entertainment Co, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, November 4, 1997: US05684714 (82 worldwide citation)

A method and system in which a user manually changes the quality of specific time periods of encoded video. After the automatic encoding of video into a compressed digital format, a person editing the encoded video reviews the quality of the video and manually indicates that the quality of specific ...


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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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Mikhail Tsinberg, Bhavan Shah, Bob Gupta, Manabu Sakai: Multi-channel electronic programming guide and soft picture-in-picture acquisition for use with digital television. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, April 3, 2001: US06212680 (60 worldwide citation)

Multi-channel Electronic Program Guide acquisition and soft picture-in-picture system for use with digital television receiver. The digital television receiver uses its central processing unit (CPU) to perform a software decode of packets received from a main tuner and/or a picture-in-picture. This ...


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Faramarz Azadegan, Jay Yogeshwar, Sheau Bao Ng, David Lehmann, Mikhail Tsinberg, Hiroaki Unno, Hideki Mimura, Tetsuya Kitamura, Christopher J Cookson, Greg B Thagard, Andrew Drusin Rosen: Method and system for a user to manually alter the quality of previously encoded video frames. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Time Warner Entertainment Co, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Nuestadt P C, October 6, 1998: US05819004 (58 worldwide citation)

A method and system in which a user manually changes the quality of portions of video frames after the frames have been previously encoded. Regions of one or more frames of video are selected to have an increased quality, a decreased quality, or a quality which should not be altered. After the regio ...


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Sheau Bao Ng, Mikhail Tsinberg: System for deinterlacing digitally compressed video and method. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, November 18, 1997: US05689305 (53 worldwide citation)

A system for deinterlacing encoded video data includes a demultiplexer for receiving the encoded video data and producing motion information and compressed video data corresponding to the encoded video data. A motion compensated predictor generates predicted image data based on the motion informatio ...


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Mikhail Tsinberg: Method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving a high definition NTSC compatible television signal over a single DBS channel in time division multiplex form. North American Philips Corporation, Thomas A Briody, Algy Tamoshunas, Marianne R Rich, December 27, 1988: US04794447 (47 worldwide citation)

A high definition television signal having 525 lines per frame, a sequential scan, and 59.94 frames per second is encoded into a time multiplex signal for transmission. The encoder drops alternate line, but creates line difference signals which allow reconstruction of the dropped lines at the receiv ...


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Alan P Cavallerano, Eberhard Fisch, Mikhail Tsinberg: Method and apparatus for the transmission and reception of a multicarrier high definition television signal. North American Philips Corporation, Michael E Marion, May 25, 1993: US05214501 (45 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for generating and receiving a high definition television signal suitable for use in a broadcasting environment wherein a conventional television signal is also used, having multiple frequency multiplexed subcarriers placed within the frequency spectrum of the signal so as to ...


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Mikhail Tsinberg: High-definition television transmission system. North American Philips Corporation, Thomas A Briody, William J Streeter, Gregory P Gadson, September 15, 1987: US04694338 (30 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for transmitting a high-definition television signal containing picture information which, on display, forms first picture frames at a rate of 2n frames per second, where n is a standard number of picture frames per second formed by the picture information in a standard televi ...