Members All Members Order Results By: Last Active on patca.orgAlphabetical - First NameAlphabetical - Last Name Tonia Forbus - APM World - Member - PATCA member since 2006 Office administration and business systems development, program and project management, and event planning. www.apmworld.com John Reykjalin - Grizzly Peak Engineering, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2003 MIT degree, over twenty five years experience in ASIC, FPGA, SoC, and system level design. Innovative architectures and solutions in ultrasound imaging, tomography, sonar, radar, signal detection, and telecommunications. Algorithm implementation is our specialty. We have the tools and expertise to complete your design rapidly with first time success. Kenneth Carnesi, JD - CICG -Carnesi International Consulting Group - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Tech & Innovation Start-Ups, Emerging Markets http://www.cicg.nyc Bruce Rittenbach - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1996 Analog, Digital, Embedded design and programming. http://www.hwdesigner.com/ Larry Polyak, MSEE - Microsystems Development Technologies, Inc. - Company Member - PATCA member since 1991 Microprocessor based design and development for consumer products; medical and dental equipment; industrial controls; home automation; etc. Wireless, bluetooth, IoT, wearables. Arduino, Raspberry PI. Custom electronic design as well as pcb assembly for prototypes and production www.msdus.com Shirish Patel - Pocket Engines LLC - Member - PATCA member since 2017 Software Engineering for Mobile and Embedded Applications. iOS apps. http://www.pocketengines.com Martin J. McGrath - McGrath Technical Services - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1983 25 years experience in analog, digital, firmware and software design. David Bakhtnia - eSolutionaLab, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2015 Providing one-stop, full-stack web / mobile application and e-Solutions from conceptual idea to development, implementation, e-Marketing, sales leads generation. I also provide Technical Program Management, Agile team training, scaled agile settings, Agile (scrum, XP, TDD, FDD, Kanban, Lean) workshops and change-management services www.esolutionlab.com Carl Angotti - Angotti Product Development - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1977 We focus on enhancing and accelerating your new product development processes by combining technical expertise with modern project management techniques. We also develop a wide variety of electronics based products. http://www.angotti.com David Vieira - Vieira High Frequency (RF/Analog Electronics) - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2017 Analog Integrated Circuits. Mixed Signal Design. RF systems: RFID, NFC, BTLE, Wi-Fi, etc. http://www.vhf.design William N. Buchele - Buchele and Associates, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1991 Custom electronic design services for start-up companies through multinational corporations. ASIC design electromagnetics,RF design Analog design and Medical electronics are specialties. http://www.bucheleinc.com Jerry Rice - FABNexus, Inc. - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1982 Systems software consultant with expertise in industrial automation, instrumentation and data communications software. Develop firmware, device drivers, network protocols, custom compilers, GUIs, embedded and desktop application. www.fabnexus.com Ariel Paling - SMLSSystems - Member - PATCA member since 2016 SoC Design and Verification Engineer | Architecture | Performance | Modeling | Systems Engineering | Exploration | FPGA https://www.linkedin.com/in/arielpaling Ronald S. Bader, M.Sc., SCPC - Bader Engineering - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1982 Product development; feasibility studies; project planning; troubled project analysis and turnaround; hardware / software / firmware design, analysis and troubleshooting; forensic engineering services; reverse engineering; expert witness https://californiaconsultants.org/members/ronald-bader/ Doug Widney - Doug Widney EnerDesign - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2018 Hardware Electronics Engineering John E. Altstatt - Altstatt Associates - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1987 Offering a wide range of electronic design experience spanning both analog and digital, low to high power DC through Microwave. http://www.altstatt.com Wendi Allen - Allen Design - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2001 I am an engineering consultant specializing in the design of embedded hardware and embedded software. As both a hardware engineer and a software engineer, I bring extraordinary skills and efficiency to your project. http://www.rawbw.com/~allen/ Walt Maclay - Voler Division of Strawberry Tree, Inc. - Company Member - PATCA member since 2001 Sensor Interfaces, Motion control, Medical Devices, Electronic Design (digital and analog) and Software. Wearable devices, home health, and devices for the aging. http://www.volersystems.com James McKeefery - McKeefery Engineering Inc - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1993 Specializing in combined analog, digital and power control circuitry and system design. Diverse background including Analog circuit design, Switch Mode power conversion, consumer electronics and toy product design. http://www.McKeeferyEngineering.com Chul Yoon - Masterwork Solutions LLC - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Software Architecture and Implementation http://www.masterworksolutions.com Aaron Needles - Needles Innovation - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2014 I am an engineering consultant specializing in the design of embedded software and hardware, from concept to production. I have over 25 years of experience solving real-world problems. www.needlesinnovation.com Carol Mattsson - Mattsson Web Solutions - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2013 Mattsson Web Solutions creates websites for small business. We meet in person to design a website that fits your business, existing marketing materials, and budget. Services include web hosting, photography, website maintenance and training to edit your website yourself. http://surfpix.net/web Theresa Shafer - SKMurphy, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2007 I offer business development services for high-tech startups. I help companies get more customers. I am a hardware engineer and a mom, so I like action lists with a do-it/done methodology. http://www.skmurphy.com John Cooper, CRE,CQE,MSEE,PE,ASME - Reliability Express, LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2009 Reliability Express provides product reliability assessment, reliability testing, analysis and training. Our clients are from a number of fields: Green Energy, Telecom, Military, Medical Electronics, Toy contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org www.reliabilityexpress.com Patrick Connolly - Member - PATCA member since 2015 Paul Che Shu - Par phamaceautica - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 I have had over 7 years of work experience. Though in different positions, they all fall under the umbrella of Business field. I have worked as a research and marketing agent, then administrative assistant, then junior SAP consultant, functional administrator and presently I am a production administrator here in the United States. Ralph Vincent DiTucci - Good Deed Hospitality - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 We are a full service hospitality company specializing in Bar operations, management and optimization. We’re passionate about world class hospitality, connecting with our community and helping our clients achieve their business goals. http://www.gooddeedhospitality.com Steve Richfield, CDP, N7VCG, IEEE # 41344714 - Member - PATCA member since 1981 Stuck project turnaround & monitoring. Design, coding, analog, digital, RF, optical, mechanical & IP reviews. 3-way remaining time, effort & bugs estimates. With >100 projects, I have seen pretty much everything. Most remote reviews with detailed explanatory reports for $2,000. 505-934-5200 Perry West - Automated Vision Systems, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2008 Automated Vision Systems provides services in machine vision, system design and development, image processing, optics, lighting imaging design, project management, technology transfer, training, and business opportunity evaluation. http://www.autovis.com David Westcott - Digital Imagineering - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2014 ASIC/FPGA Design & Development https://www.digitalimagineering.com Paul Lingane - Lingane and Associates - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1988 Electronic Instrumentation and Product Development for Medical, Analytical and Life Science products. http://www.lingane.com/eng Dominic Kyrie - Harmony Systems - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1984 We write firmware for shovel-ready embedded controller projects. Our extensive experience in hardware/software systems and real-time control gives us insights that can help optimize your system's design and performance. http://www.hsys.com/ James C. Lansing - San Francisco Management Group - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1983 Planning / problem-solving for growing firms. Specializing in: Organizational development / planning / negotiations; Business Process Improvement; Change management; Cost controls & formal business plans; Work flow streamlining; Financial analysis and systems; Family business succession planning; Personnel problems resolution. http://www.sfmanagementgroup.com Sean Murphy - SKMurphy, Inc. - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2015 I love helping entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs find disruptive uses for innovative technologies. I help technology entrepreneurs find leads and close deals. I have been an independent consultant for more than a decade. Prior to that I worked for more than two decades in a range of engineering, marketing, and business development roles. https://www.skmurphy.com/ Keith Riordan - Sector Technology, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1990 Embedded Controller design for medical, industrial & consumer devices. Bluetooth, WiFi, RFID & NFC connectivity upgrades. Products designed to meet UL, CSA, IEC, CE mark and other international standards. Manufacturing & test support to million piece runs. Typical clients are startup companies with talented experts and good ideas. www.sector-tech.com Paul Dodd - Oak Valley Development, LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1993 Design and development of hardware and software for consumer electronics, communications, instrumentation, medical systems, control systems, and test equipment. http://www.oakvalley.com Stuart Kyle Neubarth - SK2X, Inc. - Member - PATCA member since 2015 I bring together engineers and entrepreneurs to create new inventions and turn them into products. Past projects include wireless charging, RF, sensors, and data communications. The spacious electronics lab and offices of SK2X in Sunnyvale are ideal for collaboration. www.sk2x.com Jorge Sugranes, MS, CMfgE - Sugranes Consulting, LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2017 Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices industry professional. Engineer with over 32 years expertise in Quality Systems, Regulatory Compliance, Project Management, Product Transfer, and Validation. Experienced leading companies through periods of dramatic change and compliance remediation challenges. Proficient on FDA and International regulations. www.sugranes-consulting.com David A. King - King Design Associates - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1990 Development of electronics and software for medical instruments, lab equipment, consumer electronics, control systems, biotech instruments, and test systems. Babak Mazda - NuCircuits - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2016 Past five years have been involved in development of 20KW inverter for automotive applications Designed ICs for audio and DC-DC converters Designed ICs for Audio amplifiers in class D & class AB Board level design for test equipment www.nucircuits.com Vince Brown - RIchard A. Keller Inc. - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2015 Full product development services - from initial design strategy through concept CAD development to product release and support. Specialize in providing CAD development services for your engineering, design and manufacturing needs. Provide Project Management liaison services to offshore & offsite design engineering. http://www.rakinc.com Ed Schultheis, P.E. - Schultek Eng. & Tech., Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1994 Excellent quality on tight schedules >>> Concept - Prototype - Development - Test - Manufacturing - Production >>> 3D CAD design using ProEngineer software >>> Project management >>> Vendor selection and management >>> California P.E., MSME, BSME, Four US Patents. www.schultek.com Yajie Sun, PhD - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Image processing, image quality, CMOS imaging, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Business Planning Jerry E. McGoveran - Certus Consulting Group, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1993 For over 25 years, Jerry McGoveran has helped his clients design and verify their digital and mixed-signal ASICs and SOCs. He's been intimately involved in all aspects of design, verification, layout, and test, including logic and clock tree synthesis, timing closure, circuit analysis, floorplanning, and gate level simulation. http://www.certuscg.com Patrick M. Weiher - EnVisionIt Engineering, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2001 Providing cost-effective solutions to your mechanical design, analysis, assembly & documentation needs. http://www.envisionitengineering.com Travis Cox, CPIM - ParaKletos Consulting Group - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Supply Chain Operations and related enabling technology http://www.parakletosconsulting.com Scott Brenneman - Brenneman Consulting, LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2011 I help organizations succeed in their challenging electronic product design and development programs. My expertise as a design engineer enables me to solve complex electronic product development problems. http://www.linkedin.com/in/sbrenneman Hong Nguyen-Phuong - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2017 Hong combines his experience managing technical programs and projects, with experience managing strategic partnerships and accounts, to create transformative value in teams and organizations. He has managed technology programs and projects end‑to‑end, in high‑tech and energy sectors at Sun Microsystems, Symantec, PG&E, and smaller organizations. Alexander Gostrer - Homut LLC - Member - PATCA member since 2017 Experienced Software Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the computer networking industry. Skilled in IoT Security, Embedded Software, Device Drivers, Smart Grid, and Software Design. Strong engineering professional with a Master of Science (MS) focused in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. http://homutllc.weebly.com Jon Jacobson - Contek Consulting, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2014 Contek Consulting, Inc. focuses on providing electronic hardware and embedded design solutions. Our experience in design and development of electronics spans the medical, aerospace, commercial lighting, oil and gas, and mining industries. We can provide you with help from initial system architecture through functional prototype development. http://www.contekconsulting.com Robert D. Boehlje - CIMSOR, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2000 Embedded Software and Firmware solutions giving your hardware a personality http://www.cimsor.com Christopher Hansen - Covariant Corporation - Member - PATCA member since 2017 Wireless communications and networking; Signal processing and physical layer design; Simulation / Solutions (Matlab, Python, and C/C++); Standardization (IEEE 802.11, Wi-Fi Alliance, Bluetooth SIG); Intellectual Property / Expert Witness http://www.covariantcorp.com Chris Apple - Apple Enterprises - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1994 More than 50 biotech, medical, industrial controls and consumer products developed over 30 years for 25 different companies. C, C++, assembly for MSP430, LPC2300/2400, ARM, SH4, 8051, and x86. Embedded, real time, multi processor, battery powered devices. ThreadX, Win CE, XP Embedded, Windows and custom interrupt and event driven operating systems. Windows drivers and services. http://www.applehome.com Mike Seliskar - Microsystems Development Tech. Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2013 IPC Certified PCB layout designer utilizing PADS for PCB layouts. Experienced with many types of printed circuit designs, including mixed signal digital/analog, hi-speed digital, mixed signal digital/analog/hi-voltage, and more... www.msdus.com Joel Williams - emLinux - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1983 Senior Level Design Services: Specification, Architecture Design, Project Management, Analysis, Implementation Litigation Support: Experienced Expert Witness, software analysis, infringement and invalidity analysis, portfolio reviews. http://www.emlinux.com Darius A. Przygoda, PhD - Medical Design Solutions, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2016 Senior Medical Design Consultant (Hardware & Embedded Firmware). 20+ years of expertise in design and development of medical and consumer products, including: system architecture, microcontroller design, h/w design (analog and digital), s/w and embedded f/w, management of concept-to-product process. Hands-on skills and practical experience. www.drdap.com Gregory Jasmin - X2X Trusted Advisors | X2X Group - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2017 20+ years of Management Consulting , Data Center Strategy & Consulting, Facilities Management Consulting www.x2xgroup.com Bryan France - Bryan France Commercial Audio Video Systems Consultant, LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2017 30+ years of experience in designing professional audio, video and lighting systems for corporate, entertainment, house of worship, education, and performing arts facilities across the United States. Omar Fahmi Khalid - Vortex Innovation Labs LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2011 www.vortexinnovationlabs.com Brian A. Berg - Berg Software Design - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1981 Flash Memory, Storage systems and Interfaces: Optical (DVD, CD-ROM, M-O, WORM, Jukebox), tape, disk array (RAID); USB, SCSI, iSCSI, Fibre Channel, IDE/ATA/ATAPI. Expert witness: patent litigation, trade secrets. PC, Sun, SGI, embedded systems. Project management. Conference speaker, chair and organizer. Windows, UNIX, Linux, VRTX, MTOS. Languages: C, C++, Java, Assembly. http://www.bswd.com Christopher Edington - Member - PATCA member since 2015 Project Manager chris Tamas Havar, Ph.D., SCPM - Havar-Consulting LLC - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Aerospace Engineering, Innovation Management http://www.havar-consulting.com J. Carl Cooper - Technology Licensing Corp. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1990 Audio and Video Signal Processing/Expert Witness/Patent Agent/Intellectual Property Commercialization. Shane Carroll - PhiloPress - Member - PATCA member since 2014 Over 10 years of experience in web development. philopress.com Stephen Siegel - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Lab Validation of analog and digital IC designs; Python scripts to automate lab testing. Thomas Karis, BSEE, MSChE, PhDChE - TEK Data Systems - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Background in polymer science, magnetic recording disk drive tribology. Multidisciplinary expertise spans materials science, polymer characterization, surface chemistry, SEM, lubricant formulation, physico-chemical data analysis and modeling, creative problem solving in product development and manufacturing, and lab automation. tekdat.com Gene Munce - CLARITY THROUGH SIMULATION - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Decision and Process Simulation and Optimization Consultant with extensive experience in simulation methods use to clarify business decisions. Focused on helping your business succeed. http://ClarityThroughSimulation.com Richard Snyder - Richard Snyder Engineering LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2013 Engineering manager with leadership and broad technical experience in high tech and leading edge start-up ventures. Proven track record of successful new product development, new product Introduction, engineering management, manufacturing, and program management. Juan Walterspiel, MD, FAAP - Walterspiel Consulting - Member - PATCA member since 2015 MD, Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Academia and Industry inl. Device Company. Locum Tenens Hospitalist. Rebecca Rounds, MBA PMP CRTP - OnePoint Services - Member - PATCA member since 2014 I help small businesses and nonprofits build better businesses by improving profits and performance. Specializing in small business, hospitality, and nonprofits, I provide management consulting, financial management, marketing, tax preparation, payroll, efficiency studies and change management. Contact me today for a free consultation. www.onepointservices.co Phil Tharp - Vreelin Eng. Inc - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 Embedded development device drivers verilog / system c design http://www.vreelin.com Kripa Nithya - Shiva Consulting - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2011 I work with entrepreneurs in commercializing early stage technologies. I assist them with typical startup challenges including developing markets and acquiring customers as they build a business around their technology, service or product. I bring a background in licensing, product management, and marketing to my work. http://www.shivaconsulting.com Jeffrey William Laham, PhD - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 The design, development and implementation of business strategies focused on individual peak-performance goals and organizational effectiveness. William A. (Bill) Fox - BCT Systems - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2007 Engineering manager and technical contributor with broad experience in hardware/software co-design, computers, computer systems, security, networking, embedded systems, firmware, device drivers. James Evans - Nimble Marketing Concepts - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 I.T. Management > Agile Coach | Scrum Master http://www.jamesevans.co Stuart Truax - Stuart Truax Consulting - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2017 FEA, Solid Mechanics and Thermal Modeling Kasturi Rangan - KAJAG Engineering - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2015 2001-2015: Sr. Manager, Electronics Design, Medical Equipment company, Dublin, CA. Hardware system architecture definition, design implementation, system integration, design verification and compliance. 1982-2001: Design Engineer to Engineering manager in high precision automation industry. 1980-1982: Post graduate work in Robotics in CMU. kajagengineering.com Paul Scott - Matrix Information Service - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2016 We provide full-service technical documentation and business research to help you reach your business goals. Our main focus is in pharmaceuticals, biotech, and clean energy, but we can handle queries for any company in any sector. www.matrixinfoservice.com Paul J. Rasmussen - Eagle Ravine Consulting Co. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1989 Specializing in C and Java based applications development, debuggers, networking, and Unix/Linux based systems programming. http://www.eagleravine.com Wayne Vucenic - No Bugs Software - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1985 Agile software development using Test Driven Development, Refactoring To Patterns, and Domain Driven Design, in Ruby, Erlang, C# on Windows or OS X. Ruby programming since 2001. Windows XP/2000/NT programming since 1995, including GUI, systems internals, and low-level issues. Proficient at systems analysis and design. Excellent at visualizing and designing complex systems. .NET www.nobugssw.com Richard G. Perry - Richard G. Perry, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1991 Specializing in hardware design verification and diagnostics. Board bring-up. Hardware and Software integration. Firmware and low level device drivers and Boot Loaders. John Peck - Bay2Sierra Silicon Services, Inc - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2016 Hardware design verification, design automation, litigation consulting http://www.bay2sierra.com Mark D. Conover - M.D. Conover Associates - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1992 Specializing in the design and integration of high speed pipelined imaging systems. www.pixeltools.com Curtis Blanding - Fast Technology - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1991 Creative design solutions to the most demanding problems. High speed mixed signal analog/digital systems. High speed digital word generators. Functional at speed test designs for component and system-level test. Jitter measurement and ultra low jitter design. Complete PCB design, layout, and prototype test capability. High voltage digital signal isolation to 15KV. LTCC design and layout (Low Temp http://www.pglg.com/FAST/index.html Dan LeVasseur - Interface Design - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1982 Design of high-end digital boards and complex FPGA-based systems and PCBs. http://www.interfacedesign.us David S. Cochran - Cochran Technology Consulting - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1990 Broad base knowledge in electronic product life cycle from development of certified vendors and subcontractors through statistical process control of advanced volume manufacturing processes to on-time customer shipments. Expert witness in electronic and computer system design and manufacturing. Howard J. Cohen, Ph.D. - Cohen Software Consulting, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1997 Scientific, engineering and business software design and implementation. 35 years industry experience, 30 as a consultant, 12 as an Expert Witness in software Intellectual Property matters (patents, trade secrets, copyrights, DMCA, business practices, etc.). http://www.cohensw.com Nils Johansson - Affiliate - PATCA member since 1996 Computer Software Robert Felten - Robert Felten Software LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2012 Professional experience in all phases of software development (requirements definition, systems engineering, s/w architecture, design, coding, debugging, testing, documentation, maintenance, design reviews, configuration management) - from stand-alone programs to large team efforts. http://robertfelten.com/ Richard (Dick) Trezise - Commercial Consultants Inc. - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1984 "Concept to Production" since 1965. Over 30 years development experience in computer, biomedical, semiconductor, and communications industries. Jerry A. Klein - The Chatham Group - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1989 Specializing in experts for complex litigation concerning patents, trade secrets, regulatory matters, copyrights, insurance claims, contract disputes. Registered patent agent. http://www.chathamlaw.com William G. Imes - W.G. Imes Enterprises - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2000 Analog, Digital, Systems Electronics Walt Holm - Anametrics LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1993 Design, development and testing of electronic and electro-optic systems and instrumentation: Michael Fischer - Fischer Consulting - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2006 Fischer Consulting is dedicated to enabling its clients to achieve their highest levels of success. Creative designs and innovative problem solving, specializing in the field of electronics, Fischer Consulting offers an infusion of broad expertise to energize your team. http://www.FischerC.com David M. Butler, PhD - Limit Point Systems, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1987 We specialize in integrating "scientific computing" (numerical simulation, large-scale experimental or observational data analysis, and other mathematics based processing) into industrial and enterprise work flows. www.limitpt.com Steven Anderson - Signal Dynamics Corp. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1995 Communications and instrumentation circuit design from DC to microwave. Experienced in circuit modeling, computer simulation, analysis, system architecture, feedback and control, noise and dynamic range optimization, component characterization, and EMI control.