DLP Technology Awards/Recognition
The track record of innovations from DLP Technology has led to numerous industry recognitions and awards. With pride the following accolades have been secured by DLP Technology, its inventors, Dr. Larry Hornbeck and others. This list does not include the many awards end given to products enabled by DLP Technology
SPIE / Photonics Media’s 2010 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation – Finalist (DLP LightCommander)
Hollywood Post Alliance’s (HPA) 2010 Special Recognition Award (DLP Cinema)
International 3D Society 3D Technology Century Award
Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business
Academy Board of Governors’ 2009 Scientific and Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductee (Larry J. Hornbeck, Ph.D.)
SID Display of the Year Awards (First Gen. DLP Pico Chipset)
Global Mobile Awards at MWC 2009 finalist – Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough (First Gen. DLP Pico Chipset)
IEEE names Dr. Hornbeck recipient of the 2004 IEEE Daniel E. Noble Award for his pioneering work on, and sustained development of, the Digital Micromirror Device (DMD), the chip at the heart of DLP technology.
Small Times honors Dr. Hornbeck with its 2004 Best of Small Tech Lifetime Achievement Award for his pioneering and sustained technical contributions to DLP technology.
DLP technology is selected by the National Television Academy to receive the Technology And Engineering Emmy® Award for "Pioneering Development of Mass-Produced Digital Reflective Imaging Technology for Consumer Rear Projection Television."
Dr. Larry Hornbeck, inventor of the Digital Micromirror Device (DMD) that makes DLP technology possible, receives the David Sarnoff Medal from the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE).
Dr. Larry Hornbeck is elected SPIE (International Society for Optical Engineering) Fellow for 2002
DLP technology receives the Technical and Scientific Achievement Award from the BKSTS (The British Kinematograph, Sound and Television Society).
DLP technology receives 'Golden Note' award from The Academy for Advancing High Performance Audio & Video. The award recognizes DLP® technology as 'The Most Innovative Video Technology'.
Dr. Larry Hornbeck receives the prestigious Karl Ferdinand Braun Prize at The Society for Information Display's 1999 International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition.
DLP technology receives Emmy award from The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for Outstanding Achievement In Engineering Development.
Dr. Larry Hornbeck Receives Eduard Rhein Award.