Experience

Our engineering experience spans to diverse product sectors and areas.

Research and Development

  • Speech recognition using DSP processor
  • Participated to world’s first prototype of a wireless LAN 802.11a smart antenna baseband processor
    • Written Wi-Fi (802.11abg) MAC Layer and the FPGA hardware interfaces
    • Created a system test and simulation testbed for MAC testing
  • Designed of a state of the art (HDI) six-layer board of a small form factor GSM phone with integrated WLAN for VoIP.
  • Evaluated sensor ICs in the phase of demonstration or engineering evaluation and later production
  • Four innovations leaded to US & European Patents
  • Introduced successfully Test Driven Development (TDD) in embedded system design
  • Designed a motion control system (MIMO, Multiple Input-Multiple Output) using advanced design methods (System Identification, simulations, test vectors etc).

Products

  • Electronic Cash Register.
    • Reduction of the cash register production costs by 50%
  • Electro-mechanical dispensers
  • Vending Machines.
    • Innovations on user interface and interaction from hardware to application

Production Testing and Certifications

  • Four years in functional and final testing, hardware and software
    • Reduction of costs of custom made test equipment
    • Significant increase test equipment reliability and capabilities
  • Radio Characterization
    • Created RF-IC characterization tests (27) in 6 months for 2.4/5GHz bands
    • Script automation to consolidate thousands result files
  • CE/UL/FCC Certifications of products experience

Awards and Open Source  Contributions

  • AVRILOS (an AVR development framework) published to the Open Source Community
    • Third prize at CodeProject Hardware contest.
  • Test and Measurement World (now part of EDN Network): How to debug embedded systems
  • Numerous utilities as freewares or open source.