Douglas Datwyler

Sandy, Utah, USA IEEE Utah Section
biography
- BSEE - PE license in Utah - Member NSPE. Member Order of the Engineer. - IEEE WCP (Wireless Communication Professional) - Currently employed by Digi International -- designing 802.15.4 and 802.11 radios, and proprietary radios -- reluctant regulatory certification guru for USA, Canada, Europe, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, UAE, and other nations/regions for radio transceivers - also, employed by de Electronica - past employment - KTec/Blendtec, designing AC motor controllers for appliances - Emergecore, designing an Ethernet appliance for small offices - Alta Technology/Linux Networx, designing video, Intel processor motherboards, and with TI TMS320C44 - Evans and Sutherland, designing various circuit boards for video, computer interfaces, and aritmetic processors - FCC GROL with RADAR endorsement - FCC Extra class amateur license
Special Skills

Technical Specialities

Electrical engineer with extensive experience in electronics circuit and system design. Design and troubleshooting of circuits with analog, digital, and RF and wireless devices. Assist in developing the product requirements, and work from those requirements to design a shipping product. Component engineering, schematic capture, PC board layout, and prototype debug. Write embedded device firmware in C. Work with contract manufacturers to move the products to production. IEEE WCP Certificate. Utah Professional Engineer license. FCC general radio telephone operators license with RADAR endorsement. FCC Amateur Extra Class license. Advise concerning product global regulatory requirements.

Additional Specialities

Schematic and PC board design tools, C compilers and debug tools for embedded microcontrollers, SPICE and other analog design and analysis tools, C#, Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Project, programmer's editors, NI LabVIEW

Certifications

Wireless Commun. Pro. (WCET)
Professional Engineer

Technical Expertise

Digital Design
Microprocessors
Peripherals
Analog Design
Telemetry
Circuits and Printed Circuit Design
Embedded Systems, Hardware, Software and Controls
RF
interests
Center for the History of Electrical Engineering
Center for the History of Electrical Engineering Newsletter
Computer applications
Computerized monitoring
Electrical engineering computing
Information technology
Biomedical computing
Electrical engineering
Research and development
Engineering profession
Electrical engineering computing
Computer applications
Electrical engineering education
Engineering profession
Employment
Electrical engineering
Ethics
Research and development
Research and development
Industrial engineering
Research and development management
Engineering profession
Electrical engineering
Technology
Science - general
Reverse engineering
Virtual prototyping