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Peter Centen 

A Vice President R&D Camera's of Grass Valley, a Belden brand,. Amongst many other fields he is responsible for development and the implementation of imagers in professional and broadcast video cameras.

 In his R&D role, Centen has been involved in all the leading R&D projects such as the development of HDTV cameras, SDTV cameras and Super Slo Motion cameras and recently 2/3" 4k and HDR. Always moving the limits of technology in an everlasting battle with competition and time. He was the inventor of HD-DPM technology (one imager for all the television standards) for which he was an EMMY recipient in 2003. He was the chief architect for the Xensium CMOS imager. In 2016 he received the David Sarnoff Award for his work on imagers and imaging. (download Video)

Centen holds a B.Sc., a Cum Laude M.Sc. and a Ph.D. The latter at the faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands.

Centen is a member of the IEEE and SMPTE and has published journal and conference articles in related fields and presented the work of R&D at numerous international conferences.

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