ISCE 2010 Award

June 9, 2010   Dr. Nicholas D. Wells was awarded the “IEEE Consumer Electronics Society Engineering Excellence Award 2010” on the occasion of the 14th IEEE International Symposium on Consumer Electronics (ISCE).    Dr. Wells works with the BBC Research & Development Department. He is the vice chairman of the DVB Technical Module and the chairman of the ad-hoc group TM-T2 of the DVB Technical Module in which the specification of the DVB-T2 system was developed. The award was presented for contributions towards the development of the second generation Digital Terrestrial Television system DVB-T2.   In the picture: Prof. Reimers (Technical University Braunschweig) presents the ISCE 2010 award to Dr. Wells in front of some of the historical buildings of Braunschweig – venue of the conference.