Members All Members Order Results By: Last Active on patca.org Alphabetical - First Name Alphabetical - 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 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 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 Lawrence (Larry) Staley - Optimal Business Consulting Services - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 Sustainability Analytics David Bakhtnia - eSolutionaLab, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2015 Building and coaching professional Agile teams to create working products collaboratively. Instructing technical managers to build scaled Agile and Scrum organizations using workshops (scrum, XP, TDD, FDD, Kanban, Lean, water fall, and hybrid). Providing full-stack web and mobile application from conceptual idea to development and implementation. www.esolutionlab.com Jerry Rice - FABNexus, Inc. - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1982 Software development for medical devices, instrumentation, and industrial automation and control applications. Expertise in firmware, device drivers, interrupts, network protocols, custom text conversion utilities and compilers, and touch panel user interfaces. Embedded SoCs, single-board computers and desktop/rack-mounted systems. www.fabnexus.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 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 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 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 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 Patrick Connolly - Member - PATCA member since 2015 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 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 Janet Ozasa - 5D Design Express LLC - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 mechanical design for optical assemblies and components www.linkedin.com/in/JANETOZASA Martin J. McGrath - McGrath Technical Services - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1983 25+ years experience in analog, digital, firmware and software design. Carl Angotti - Angotti Product Development - Senior Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1977 We focus on enhancing and accelerating your new product development and testing processes by combining technical expertise with modern project management techniques. We also develop a wide variety of electronics based products and custom testers. http://www.angotti.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. Dan LeVasseur - Interface Design - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1982 Design of high-end digital boards and complex FPGA-based systems and PCBs. 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 Omar Fahmi Khalid - Vortex Innovation Labs LLC - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2011 www.vortexinnovationlabs.com Darryl Pieroni - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Digital Transformation, Marketing, Sales http://www.edgetheory.com Larry Stevens - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 Leader of LEAN operations, supply chain quality, regulatory, hardware development and projects at small to large Medical Devices as Vice President or Director of Operations examples: AlterG Inc., Robert Bosch Healthcare, Think Surgical, Cardima and Sanmina. In Biotech Genmark Automation and Vium. https://www.linkedin.com/in/larrylstevens Rajesh Konda - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 Data Science / Machine Learning Platforms 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 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. Bruce Rittenbach - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 1996 Analog, Digital, Embedded design and programming. http://www.hwdesigner.com/ David A. King - Beta Medical - 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. Sean Murphy - SKMurphy, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - 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/ Alex Garcia Topete - Nowadays Orange Productions - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 Transdisciplinary Intelligence, Innovation & Collaboration Strategy, Media & Communication http://www.nowadaysorange.com Shane Carroll - PhiloPress - Member - PATCA member since 2014 Over 10 years of experience in web development. philopress.com James Peery, PMP, PSM - James Peery Consulting - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 Supply Chain | Business Analyst | Project Manager | Program Planner http://www.linkedin.com/in/james-peery-san-jose Joseph Habr - BD&PM Consultants LLC - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 International executive with extensive experience and successes in setting up and starting new businesses, generating revenues, increasing profitability, improving operational effectiveness and building enterprise value. Advanced expertise in the Service Industry. http://www.bdpmconsultants.com Doug Widney - Doug Widney EnerDesign - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2018 Hardware Electronics Engineering Hong Nguyen-Phuong [Click for more details.] - Net-Tags Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2017 Founder of Net-Tags Inc., Hong channels stakeholders and teams to maximize and accelerate value realization. Producers must constantly innovate and validate with users. Leaders must guide high-performance teams to be three times more productive, incrementally delivering products four times faster, with higher quality. https://net-tags.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 Christopher Edington - Member - PATCA member since 2015 Project Manager chris Katryna Krieger - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Process Improvement; User Experience Design and Enhancement; Implementation; Project Management; Budgeting; Marketing 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 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 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. 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 David Westcott - Digital Imagineering - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2014 ASIC/FPGA Design & Development https://www.digitalimagineering.com Tom Roberts - SMP Tech, Inc. - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2009 Full Service Engineered Solutions for Product and Equipment Development http://www.smptech.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/ 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/ John Peck, Jr - Bay2Sierra Silicon Services, Inc - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2016 I have over 25 years of experience as a software and hardware engineer with over 5 years of experience as a technical analyst for hardware and software intellectual property matters. https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-peck-937665 Maruthi Rohit Ayyagari - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2019 Salesforce Implementation, Apttus Implementation Beth Ann Hockey, Ph.D, MSE - BAHRC LLC - Member - PATCA member since 2018 Expert consulting in a broad range of Language-based AI, using strong background in Computational Linguistics to bring cutting edge tech to practical deployment. Deep expertise in Conversational AI, dialogue systems and intelligent agents. Our range of services includes architecture, algorithms, training, tech evaluation and data strategy. http://www.bahrc.net 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/ 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 James Bertonis - Azurecomm - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2018 Senior wireless industry consultant, James has worked for numerous local and international corporations, including Apple, Disney, Intel, and several Silicon Valley start-ups. Mr. Bertonis is also a recognized expert in wireless patent litigation. Specialties: Wireless infrastructure equipment, wireless networking, IoT, and RF circuit design. www.azurecomm.com 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 John Westmoreland, P.E. - Westmoreland Engineering, Incorporated - Certified Professional Consultant - PATCA member since 2009 A highly skilled Electrical Engineering Professional with RF, DOCSIS, networking, embedded system design, IC Design of DSPs and semiconductor wafer-fab experience. Particular expertise in network architecture. Solid track record of taking challenging projects from conception to fruition. http://westmorelandengineering.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 Thomas Pavelko - On Step - Project and Program Success - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Author, Consultant and Public Speaker Project and Program Turnaround, Taylor & Francis, ©2017 http://thomaspavelko.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 Charles Nolan - Modular Energy Solutions - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Modular Energy Solutions provides resources, products, and services which assist our customers in the transition to sustainable energy. In an environment of rapidly changing technologies, we will continue to identify and develop new modular solutions for our customers. We look forward to working with other companies in the energy business. http://www.modular-e.com Chad Buccine, P.E. - Jolt Engineering - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Solar Engineering http://www.joltengineering.com Réna Ayeras - TWTC, Inc. - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Write, Edit, Format, Blog User Guides, Installation Procedures, Test Procedures, Troubleshooting Guides, Release Notes, Quick Reference Guides, Help Files, Application Notes, Press Releases, Ads, Brochures, Business Procedures, Hard Copy and Online Documentation technology-writer.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 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 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 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 Joanne Moody - Affiliate - PATCA member since 2018 Provide a range of materials science and engineering consulting services: Troubleshooting, selection, development of adhesives, coatings, and advanced materials; Materials specifications and test methods; New market, IP, and patent research; Extensive vendor and resource connections; Procedure development and documentation https://www.zetascientific.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 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. 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 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 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 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 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 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 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. 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. 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/ 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 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.