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Digital Radio DAB+

Broadcasting Multimedia System

  • Presents the fundamental functions of DAB / DAB+ (Digital Audio Broadcasting) along with its applications

  • Outlines the European Digital Radio system

  • Explains the functions of worldwide emerging digital radio subsystems


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 1-6
  3. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 7-64
  4. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 79-94
  5. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 95-100
  6. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 127-149
  7. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 169-175
  8. Marian Oziewicz
    Pages 177-180
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 181-203

About this book


This book describes the basic functions of the European Digital Radio DAB+ (Digital Audio Broadcasting plus) with its direct possible applications in a simple way. The book refers to fundamentals of DABs 80+ norms and specifications. Presented subjects are indicating problems of DAB signal propagation and possible multimedia applications. The book provides about 130 figures for explaining new concepts in an easy to approach manner. Applications include, but are not limited to audio compression MPEG, OFDM, SFN phasor representation, multiplexes, MOT, and conditional access. The book is intended for those interested in decisions regarding radio at various levels, owners of radio stations, and designers of various multimedia applications of digital radio in the field of security, students of wireless systems, etc.  

• Presents the fundamental functions of DAB / DAB+ (Digital Audio Broadcasting) along with its applications,

• Outlines the European Digital Radio system,

• Explains the functions of worldwide emerging digital radio subsystems.


Digital radio digital audio broadcasting DAB, DAB+ digital multimedia broadcasting audio compression MPEG standard digital broadcast networks single frequency networks

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.National Institute of TelecommunicationsWroclawPoland

About the authors

Marian Oziewicz received his doctorate at the Warsaw University of Technology. From 1967-1968 he was an assistant at the Institute of Electronics, GUT. From 1968-1972 he did his doctoral studies at the Institute of Theoretical Physics of the University of Wrocław and then from 1972-1980 was an assistant there. From 1980-1985 he was an employee of the PAN Branch in Wrocław and a secretary of the Exact Science Terminology Section at the Presidium of the Polish Academy of Sciences. In 1985 he was an engineer at the Institute Automation of Power Systems in Wrocław and a research and technical employee at the Wrocław Department of the Institute of Telecommunications.

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