Course Aim The aim of the course is to provide grounding in video fundamentals, compression and picture quality analysis for staff who work with video processing, detection and vision systems.
- Day 1 - TV Fundamentals; Scanning and Sampling, Colour Systems, Analogue Composite Coding - notes
- Day 2 - TV Fundamentals; Digital Component Coding, Conversion of Film to Television, High Definition - notes
- Day 3 - Compression; DCT principles, Intra-Frame vs Inter-Frame Encoding, blocks and macroblocks etc. Video Tape Recording; Magnetic recording principles, rotary recording, Simple VT maintenance - morning notes, afternoon notes
- Day 4 - Television Measurements; Analogue, Digital, Picture Quality Analysis; Analogue picture impairments, digital picture impairments, compression, TV Displays; CRT, LCD and Plasma displays. Problems with LCD and Plasma, Projection systems - morning notes, afternoon notes