Heiko Schwarz, telecommunications industry executive, researcher. Achievements include patents for area of video coding; development of CABAC transform coefficient coding; development of SVC extension of H.2641AVC. Recipient ITG Best Paper award, German Society Information Technology, 2004, Award, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, 2004, Best Paper award, TCSVT, 2009.
Schwarz, Heiko was born on October 3, 1971 in Dohna, Saxony, Germany. Son of Wilfried and Ingrid Schwarz.
Diploma in Engineering, University Rostock, Germany, 1996. Deng., University Rostock, 2000.
Senior research engineer Fraunhofer Institute Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute, Berlin, since 1999.
Married Martina Walas, May 17, 2003. Children: Ronan Arvid, Mayleen Aidana.