|NRSC MDCL WG Meeting (Conference Call)|
|Name||NRSC MDCL WG Meeting (Conference Call)|
|Time||Wednesday, 30 January 2013, 02:30pm to 04:00pm EST|
|Location||877-336-1274, code 4558285|
Call-in number: 877-336-1274
2. Approval of agenda
3. Approval of meeting report from 1/17/12 meeting
4. Chairman's remarks (T. Hardy)
5. Action item review
(5/23/12) Group members are asked to submit theoretical, lab or field test results with regards to Hybrid IBOC/MDCL performance. Of specific interest are IBOC system performance (receivability and transmitter mask compliance) as well as IBOC to Analog co-channel interference.
(6/21/12) CEA and NAB staff will determine which reference documents may be posted on the NRSC website, and which ones may not due to copyright restrictions. This will be done later in the process as the reference document list becomes more stable.
(8/14/12) All MDCLWG members will provide various audio samples and the negative peak modulation levels of the transmissions that were associated with them. Of particular interest are samples of news/talk content, sports content, religious music content, oldies music content and popular music content.
(12/19/12) Mr. Detweiler agreed to determine if iBiquity can support MDCL IBOC compatibility testing using a reference grade receiver.
(12/19/12) Mr. Detweiler agreed to determine what iBiquity thinks about conducting MDCL IBOC compatibility tests using consumer receivers currently on the market.
(12/19/12) Mr. Hardy and Mr. Mendenhall will determine if Nautel and Harris, respectively, can support MDCL IBOC compatibility testing.
(1/17/12) David Layer will work with Tim Hardy to create an updated working document which will be circulated before the next meeting.
(1/17/12) David Layer will circulate the adoption schedule for the document.
6. Document development
a. Document outline discussion
b. IBOC compatibility discussion
7. Other business
8. Future meetings
January 30, 2013, 2:30 – 4 PM EST (Conference Call)
February 21, 2013, 2:30 – 4 pm EST (Conference Call)
|Submitter||Ms. Cheryl Coleridge|
|Group||NRSC AFAB MDCL Modulation-Dependent Carrier Level Working Group|
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|Meeting Attendees Spreadsheet|
|Astral Media Inc.||Wally Lennox||Member|
|Bergman & Associates||Michael Bergman||Member|
|Broadcast Electronics Inc.||Doug Foote||Member|
|Canadian Broadcasters' TCC||Wayne Stacey||Member|
|Clear Channel Media and Entertainment||John Warner||Member|
|Consumer Electronics Association||Dave Wilson||Manager|
|Hammett & Edison, Inc.||Stanley Salek||Member|
|Harris Corporation||Geoffrey Mendenhall||Member|
|Hatfield & Dawson Consulting Engineers||Benjamin Dawson III||Member|
|iBiquity Digital Corp.||Jeff Detweiler||Member|
|International Broadcasting Bureau||Daniel Maxwell||Member|
|National Association of Broadcasters||Cheryl Coleridge||Manager|
|National Association of Broadcasters||David Layer||Manager|
|Nautel||Tim Hardy||Group Chair|
|Quorum rule||0% of active voting companies|
|Individual Attendance||Contributing Members: 14 of 19 (73%)
Voting Members: 9 of 12 (75%)
Active Voting Members: 7 of 8 (87%)
|Company Attendance||Contributing Companies: 13 of 15 (86%)
Voting Companies: 9 of 11 (81%)
Active Voting Companies: 7 of 8 (87%) (used for quorum calculation)