B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Washington
Patent number 20090261141 - Ergonomic Stapler and Method for Setting Staples, April 18, 2008
Patent number PCT/US1999/006585 - Wireless, Wearable Network Computer System, March 19, 1999
Patent number 5748185 - Touchpad with Pan and Scroll Regions, May 5, 1998
Certificate of Achievement - From the Laboratory to Leadership, Developing Scientific and Corporate Leaders
Management and Leadership training course by Marilyn Deming: The Leadership Edge
Interests / Obsessions
My Wife Karla and my dog Bubba
Keeping in excellent physical shape
Alpine skiing, XC Skate skiing, Road cycling, Water skiing, Boat camping, Woodworking, and enjoying the company of my friends
“Do unto others as you would have others do unto you”
Technology research and application
Project team and vendor management
Circuit board architecture
Designing for EMC and RFI
Desire and drive to learn any skill that is necessary
Researched various concepts for client technology applications. These include measuring particle density in air, smoke detection, creative NFC/RFID
applications, high volume display technologies, levitation, circuit board security, and automated cooking.
EE responsible for design of an aerospace quality gigabit Ethernet switch hardware for a commercial airline video distribution system.
Technical lead of an integrated design team that re-architected and redesigned a molecular diagnostic system for detecting infectious diseases.
Technical lead of an integrated design team that developed a transdermal fentanyl delivery system using iontophoresis.
Technical lead of an integrated design team that develop an automated microfluidic chemistry system for a microbial whole genome analysis device.
Lead EE responsible for design of a production scale DNA synthesizer.
Lead EE designed, built, and tested a very low cost computer/pedometer.