Winner of the IEEE Chester Sall Best Paper Award

Awarded by the IEEE Consumer Electronics Society, the Chester Sall Best Paper Award was presented to Detlev Marpe and Martin Winken, researchers at Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute at the IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics on 10 September 2013. Detlev Marpe, Martin Winken and co-authors Hans L. Cycon, Thomas C. Schmidt and Matthias Wählisch received the prize for their paper "A Temporally Scalable Video Codec and its Applications to a Video Conferencing System with Dynamic Network Adaption for Mobiles". The paper presents a scalable video coding solution for mobile video communication applications that can adapt to meet changing network conditions. The solution forms part of a commercial video conferencing system developed and marketed by daviko GmbH, Berlin.