- Custom programming, instrumentation, signal
conditioning, data analysis and display.
Signal analysis and
- scope, multimeter, signal
power supplies, LCR analyzers, micro-ohmmeter, 4 wire methods, signal
guarding methods, proper grounding and noise immunity techniques,
spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers, thermocouple meters, thermocouple
welders, high vacuum equipment, high power RF equipment, audio
video and digital techniques, frequency counters, impedance and
dielectric constant meters, gas chromatography, light wave equipment,
fiber optics, optical alignment, phase meters, lock-in amplifiers,
analysis equipment, custom instrumentation amplifiers.
- Digital signal processing and analysis techniques:
windowing, filtering, array
manipulation, auto and cross correlation, numerical coercion, discrete
Fourier transform, fast
Fourier transform, short time fourier transform, joint
time-frequency analysis (JTFA), wavelet and gabor transforms,
transform de-noising and de-trending, super-resolution
spectral analysis, waveform searching and pattern matching, 2D and 3D
plotting, data retrieval, post analysis and
automatic report generation, multi-tone signal generation, single tone
extraction and noise reduction techniques, programmatic PID development
tuning, Active filter design and analysis.
- Distributed computing programmatic techniques for
common protocols such as: DSTP, FTP, SMTP, TELNET, HTTP, TCP, UDP, URL
etc., Experience and expertise in digital communications
protocols including RS232,
RS485, GPIB, CAN bus, 1-Wire, 12C, SPI, TCP/IP, X.25, AX.25. as
well as custom signaling protocols.
- Orcad schematic capture and pspice software, Visual
Basic programming, C/C++ programming, Proficient in
Microsoft Office products, Familiarity with Transducer
Electronic Data Sheet (TEDS), Custom microcontroller systems
including planning, programming, hardware and
installation. Operating systems and networks.
- Soldering, Basic arc welding and resistance
welding techniques, RF sputtering of thin films, Thick
film deposition and firing techniques, Basic machine
shop skills (Bridgeport, lathe, saws, drills, etc.), Surface
profile equipment skills.
this page last updated: January, 2009
- Design and product validation, Data visualization,
Advanced graphing techniques,
circuit troubleshooting, Electronic design, Electrical circuit modeling
techniques, Basic chemistry, Metallurgical skills (phase
diagrams, corrosion, TCE, etc.), Calibration procedure
knowledge, ISO 9000.