A short history of audio technology-- principles of digital signal processing-- principles of sampling-- principles of quantization-- overview of A/D conversion systems-- operation of A/D - D/A converters-- codes for digital magnetic recording-- principles of error correction-- the compact disc-- overview of the compact disc medium-- compact disc encoding-- opto-electronics and the optical block-- the servo circuits in CD players-- signal processing-- digital audio recording systems-- PCM adapters according to EIAJ-- PCM - 1600/1610 format-- video
8 PCM-format-- digital audio tape (DAT) format. Appendices: error correction-- anatomy of a PAL composite video signal (monochrome)-- sampling theorem.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
A reference book on CD players and related technology. It includes a technical description of DAT (digital audio tape). (source: Nielsen Book Data)