The Society of Broadcast Engineers

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Power Meter Accuracy and Management of Multiplex Over AES

Originally streamed June 12, 2019

  • Course Description
  • About Your Instructor
  • SBE Recertification Credit
  • Registration and Pricing
  • Questions

Course Description

Bob Tarsio, co-founder, president and CEO of Broadcast Devices presents this webinar that covers RF power measurements and factors that affect accuracy and multiplex over AES switching, distribution and careful cable management. 

In the first part, calibration issues and directional coupler characteristics needed for accurate power and VSWR measurements will be discussed.  The second part of the discussion will include issues arising out of the new standard include proper choice of cables and terminations when managing AES over multiplex in a transmitter facility.

About Your Instructor – Bob Tarsio

Bob Tarsio is the co-founder, president and CEO of Broadcast Devices, which was founded in 1985.  Tarsio spent time as a chief engineer at New York’s WLTW-FM, WAXQ-FM and WCBS-FM. He also spent time as a digital television and new technology specialist as director of engineering at Viacom, Inc. He holds a BS in physics and engineering from Pace University, Pleasantville, NY. He also holds a general class radio telephone license, an amateur advanced licensed and a private pilot license.

SBE Recertification Credit

The completion of a webinar from Webinars by SBE qualifies for 1 credit, identified under Category I of the Recertification Schedule for SBE Certifications. 

Registration and Pricing   

This webinar is one hour long.

SBE Members: $62

MemberPlus Members FREE

Non-Members: $92

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If you have questions regarding this course, contact Cathy Orosz via email or by phone at 317-846-9000.

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