Encyclopedia > Manchester code

  Article Content

Manchester code

In telecommunication, a Manchester code is a code in which (a) data and clock signals are combined to form a single self-synchronizing data stream, (b) each encoded bit contains a transition at the midpoint of a bit period, (c) the direction of transition determines whether the bit is a "0" or a "1," and (d) the first half is the true bit value and the second half is the complement of the true bit value. Contrast with non-return-to-zero.

Source: from Federal Standard 1037C and from MIL-STD-188



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Battle Creek, Michigan

... females there are 91.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.2 males. The median income for a household in the city is $35,491, and the media ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 37 ms