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researcher , Telecommunications industry executive

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.

Background

Schwarz, Heiko was born on October 3, 1971 in Dohna, Saxony, Germany. Son of Wilfried and Ingrid Schwarz.

Education

Diploma in Engineering, University Rostock, Germany, 1996. Deng., University Rostock, 2000.

Career

Senior research engineer Fraunhofer Institute Telecommunications, Heinrich Hertz Institute, Berlin, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for area of video coding. Development of CABAC transform coefficient coding. Development of SVC extension of H.2641AVC.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, walking.

Connections

Married Martina Walas, May 17, 2003. Children: Ronan Arvid, Mayleen Aidana.

father:
Wilfried Schwarz

mother:
Ingrid Schwarz

spouse:
Martina Walas

child:
Ronan Arvid Schwarz

child:
Mayleen Aidana Schwarz