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The Cable and Telecommunications Professionals' Reference, 3rd Edition by Goff Hill

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Index

A

AbS. See Analysis-by-Synthesis methods

Absolute Threshold of Hearing (ATH), 8

Absorption

atmospheric, 244246, 262

free-space propagation, 259

optical fibers, 116117

rain, 270

terrestrial line-of-sight propagation, 270

Acceptance angle, 113

Accommodation, dispersion, 181182, 187

Accumulation

DGD, 191192

jitter, 47, 5051

noise, 161

nonlinear crosstalk, 185

Adaptive arrays, 285286

adaptive null steering, 291292

beam steering, 289291

nulls, 288289

radiation pattern, 286288

Adaptive Multirate Wideband (AMR-WB) speech coder, 78

Adaptive null steering, 291292

Add-Drop Multiplexers (ADMs), 363

Adjacent channel interference, 41

ADPCM. See Adaptive Differential PCM

Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), 104

Aerial fibers, 192

A-law companding, ...

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