SEATTLE Brian H. Berkeley, Vice President within the OLED Technology Center of Samsung Mobile Display in Korea, has been elected President-Elect of the internationally renowned Society for Information Display (SID).
Berkeley, upon completion of his term as President-Elect, will automatically become President of the society.
Berkeley joined Samsung Electronics in 2003 where he developed advanced architectures, high speed driving, high performance algorithms, advanced lighting electronics, interface standards and proprietary advanced technology for LCDs.
He has worked for Samsung Mobile Display since January 2009 on organic light emitting diode technology development, with a focus on technologies scaleing up OLEDs to be suitable for large-sized screens that can be produced in high volume.
Berkeley received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie-Mellon University. He has been awarded multiple patents and has over 50 publications in the field of information display.
Samsung Mobile Devices was established in January 2009 as a joint venture between Samsung Electronics and Samsung SDI, bringing together Samsung’s LCD and OLED work.
The Society for Information Display is producing SID Week. Samsung's Sang-Soo Kim will keynote on Tuesday. The Executive VP, Samsung Fellow and SID Fellow, will address "The Next Big Thing in Displays".
Kim will address the latest developments in OLED displays and how this technology will result in dramatic changes in the display landscape of the future.