• Emmy Awards

  • Following is a list of accolades from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS).

  • Date of Award


    Achievement and Awarding Group


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (Vince Voron, Executive Producer, Angus McGilpin, Producer), Moonbot Studios (William Joyce, Executive Producer, Lampton Enochs, Producer & Trish Farnsworth-Smith, Producer)

    Outstanding Special Class Animated Program for Silent (NATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

    Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development for the Dolby® Professional Reference Monitor PRM-4200 (NATAS) (ATAS)


    ITU-R Study Group 6; International Telecommunications Union; Dolby Laboratories, Inc.; Communications Research Center; Dr. Gilbert Soulodre; and Craig Todd

    Standardization of loudness metering for use in broadcast audio (NATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.; Linear Acoustic, Inc.

    Development of audio metadata process for conforming audio to the ATSC digital TV standard (NATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (Stew Murrie, Farhad Farahani, Patrick Lummis, John Neary, Steve Love, Brett Crockett, and Jeff Riedmiller)

    Dolby DP600 Program Optimizer (ATAS)


    Advisory Committee on Advanced Television Services (ACATS), Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC), Advanced Television Test Center, and the Advanced Television Evaluation Laboratory

    (plaque) Standardization of the ATSC Digital System (NATAS)


    Joint Video Team (JVT) Standards Committee: Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (Walter Gish, Eric Gsell, Walt Husak, Kevin Stec, Alexis Tourapis), with 14 other persons from Broadcom, Docomo, Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute, Microsoft, Motorola, Panasonic, Sony, and Thomson

    (plaque) For developing the H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High Profile (ATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

    Dolby E audio coding (ATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

    Dolby LM100 Broadcast Loudness Meter with Dialogue Intelligence™ (ATAS)


    Ray Dolby

    Charles F. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award (ATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc., Jim Fosgate, and Peter Scheiber

    Development of surround sound for television (NATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc., Philips, Sony, Toshiba, Warner Home Video, and Matsushita

    Development of DVD technology (NATAS)


    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

    Development of a multichannel digital audio bit-rate reduction system, standardized for the ATSC high-definition and standard-definition television systems, and for worldwide digital versatile discs (NATAS)


    Ray Dolby

    Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development: For audio noise reduction systems for professional television tape recorders (NATAS)


    Ray Dolby

    Outstanding Individual Achievement (NATAS, San Francisco/Northern California Chapter)