Executive Research Engineer, NHK
Dr Yukihiro Nishida is Chairman of ITU-R Study Group 6 leading the international standardization of the end-to-end broadcasting chain and Executive Research Engineer, Advanced Television Systems Research Division, Science and Technology Research Laboratories of NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation). He has been involved in R&D and standardization of broadcasting technologies including high definition television, digital broadcasting and quality evaluation, and is also one of the principal contributors to the international standardization of ultra-high definition television (UHDTV) and high dynamic range television (HDR-TV). He was elected Chairman of ITU-R SG 6 in October 2015. He received the Best Paper Award at IBC 2011.