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Improving quality of video garners Emmy Award for SSIMWave founder

A University of Waterloo electrical engineer has won an Emmy Award for developing software that measures and improves the quality of video seen by millions of people everyday.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.therecord.com

The feedback from Google, Intel, Qualcomm and Comcast convinced the trio to found the startup SSIMWave Inc. in 2013. It works out of the Accelerator Centre and the University of Waterloo. The startup has a suite of software tools that build on Wang’s work with structural similarity.

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