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What does QAM stand for?

QAM stands for Quadrature Amplitude Modulation

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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00 Hanzo (electronics and computer science, University of Southampton, UK) overviews major single- and multi-carrier quadrature amplitude modulation (QAM) techniques in this reference for senior undergraduate and postgraduate students as well as practicing engineers and researchers.
gov Acronyms for the various analog and digital standards are: * NTSC: National Television Systems Committee * ATSC: Advanced Television Systems Committee * DVB-T: Digital Video Broadcasting - Terrestrial * DMB-T: Digital Multimedia Broadcast - Terrestrial * PAL: Phase-Alternating Line * SECAM: Sequentiel couleur Ea memoire (French for "sequential color with memory") * QAM: Quadrature amplitude modulation Microtune is a registered trademark and MicroTuner is a trademark of Microtune, Inc.
a leading provider of next generation Ethernet in the First Mile (EFM) broadband access solutions, today announced the ExpressSTREAM Very high speed Digital Subscriber Loop (VDSL) XH-1200 Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (QAM) based concentrator supporting ExpressSTREAM hospitality, multi-tenant and LEC pop sites.
The additional feature -- a Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (QAM) RF interface for the DTS MPEG-2 Transport Stream Analyzer -- will enable network technicians to troubleshoot network signals with more efficiency by analyzing and monitoring any MPEG-2 transport stream being carried within a QAM RF signal.