Technical Publications

H&E actively encourages its professional staff members to author technical papers and other publications that might benefit the broadcasting industry. The publications listed below are available as Acrobat PDF files (Adobe Acrobat Reader or equivalent is needed to view PDF files).

Note: Any regulatory information provided in these papers and articles was correct at the time of original publication. Regulations should always be verified with current requirements and practices.

Authors Document Title Publicationsort icon Published
Transmitting Site Evaluation Using a Mobile Spectrum Measurement System (PDF) 50th Annual Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings, National Association of Broadcasters, pp. 278-285 1996
Stanley Salek, P.E.
Daniel G.P. Mansergh
Field Testing of Proposed Digital Audio Radio Systems Part I: Mobile Data Collection System (PDF) 51st Annual Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings, National Association of Broadcasters, pp. 49-57 1997
Robert D. Weller Your DTV Assignment - Does it Provide Optimum Coverage? (PDF) 52nd Annual Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings, National Association of Broadcasters, pp. 377-383 1998
Stanley Salek, P.E.
Robert D. Weller
FCC RFR Guidelines: Is Your Facility Really in Compliance? (PDF) 53rd Annual Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings, National Association of Broadcasters 1999
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. A Summary of FCC BAS Issues (PDF) 58th Annual Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings, National Association of Broadcasters 2004
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. DoD Uplinks Status Report (PDF) 61st Annual Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceedings, National Association of Broadcasters 2007
Rajat Mathur, P.E.
Randy Haupt, Charles Swenson
Student Antenna Design for a Nanosatellite (PDF) Aerospace Conference, IEEE Procedings, Vol. 7, pp. 3683-3688 2001
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. A Review of IOT Performance Broadcast Engineering July 1996
Stanley Salek, P.E. Digital Audio Broadcasting CRC Electrical Engineering Handbook, Broadcasting and Optical Communications Technology, Third Edition (co-author) (also in First and Second Editions), Chapter 1.5 2006
William F. Hammett, P.E. Nonionizing Electromagnetic Radiation CRC Electronics Handbook, Chapter 140 1996
Stanley Salek, P.E. Digital Audio Broadcasting CRC Electronics Handbook, Second Edition (co-author) (also in First Edition), Chapter 16.2 April 27, 2005
Matthew Barlow, Vasundara V. Varadan, Jia Di A Compact, Self-contained Cough Monitoring System IEEE regional conference 2007
Mapping Coverage Gain and Loss in the U.S. Transition to Digital Television (PDF) NAB Broadcast Engineering Conference Proceeedings, pp. 797-805 2009
William F. Hammett, P.E. Meeting IEEE C95.1-1991 Requirements NAB Engineering Conference 1993
William F. Hammett, P.E. RFR.Tower: Computer Analysis of On-Tower RFR Exposure Conditions NAB Engineering Conference 1991
Stanley Salek, P.E. Analysis of FM Booster System Configurations (PDF) NAB Engineering Conference 1992
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. The Emergency Broadcast System NAB Engineering Handbook, Eighth Edition (co-author), Chapter 7.8 1992
William F. Hammett, P.E. Human Exposure to RF Radiation NAB Engineering Handbook, Eighth Edition (co-author, editor), Chapter 2.9 1992
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Distance and Bearing Calculations NAB Engineering Handbook, Tenth Edition (also in Eighth and Ninth Editions, as Chapter 1.6), Chapter 1.7 2007
Stanley Salek, P.E. Audio Signal Analysis NAB Engineering Handbook, Tenth Edition (co-author) (also in Seventh, Eighth, and Ninth Editions), Chapter 8.1 2007
William F. Hammett, P.E. Human Exposure to Radio-frequency Energy NAB Engineering Handbook, Tenth Edition (co-author), Chapter 2.4 2007
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Frequency Coordination for Auxiliary Services NAB Engineering Handbook, Tenth Edition (co-authored with Mr. David Otey of AZCAR Training Systems, and former SBE Frequency Coordination Director), Chapter 1.6 2007
Stanley Salek, P.E. NRSC Analog and Digital Radio Standards NAB Engineering Handbook,, Tenth Edition, Chapter 1.9 2007
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Camp Parks DoD Uplink (PDF) NCFCC Meeting April 20, 2011
Robert D. Weller, et al. New Measurements and Predictions of UHF Television Receiver Local Oscillator Radiation Interference (PDF) Proceedings of the IEEE Broadcast Technology Society Symposium 2003
William F. Hammett, P.E. Radio Frequency Radiation: Issues and Standards Published by McGraw-Hill 1997
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. NAD 83: What Is It and Why You Should Care (PDF) SBE Engineering Conference 1994
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Playing Both Sides of the Street: or, a Review of BAS Issues Affecting Both Radio & TV (PDF) SBE National Meeting and BOS-CON Regional Convention, Ennes Workshop, Session #8 October 26, 2004
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. SBE Files Comments to WRC-99 SBE Signal, August/September 1998 August 1998
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. 2 GHz ENG, Round III SBE Signal, February/March 1999 February 1999
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. FCC Urges Broadcasters to Verify Their BAS Licenses SBE Signal, May/June 1998 May 1998
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. TV BAS Checkup (PDF) South Florida Ennes Workshop March 10, 2011
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Understanding the September 2000 U.S.-Canada DTV LOU (PDF) Television Broadcast December 2000
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. DTV: Gold Mine or Land Mine? (PDF)
Supplemental figures (PDF)
Television Broadcast, September-October 1999 September 1999
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Additional figures for the article "Return to OTA" (PDF) TV Technology July 2008
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. BAS Spectrum Issues TV Technology March 23, 1998
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. New AWS Band Reject Filter Developed (PDF) TV Technology April 29, 2009
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. Why Your TV Station Needs A BAS Review (PDF) TV Technology February 2, 2011
Dane E. Ericksen, P.E. FCC Invents Negative Distance (PDF) TV Technology