Senior Electrical Engineer specializing in project management, technical customer support, research, design, prototyping and testing of electronics, optics and mechanics

Experience in analog and digital electronics ranging from LED applications and driver circuits, Solar Power Systems, Technical Software Support to Audio, Video and RF design

Computer skills: Windows 98, XP, 7, MS Office, CAD and LINUX

Languages: Fluent in English and German

Patents and Publications



SIDE-EMITTING LENS FOR LED LAMP 20090129097 05-21-2009

Störsichere BildsynchronisierschaltungAZ: WP04H/3009397 applied: March 19 1987


Book: Erfolgreicher Unterhaltungsgeräte-Service- eine werkstattgerechte Zusammenfassung moderner Fehlersuch- und MessmethodenJürgen Ewert - München: Franzis, 1994 ISBN 3-77235804-7(Successful Service of Consumer Electronics published in Germany )(- a compendium of modern troubleshooting methods and measurement techniques)


- Cross Country and Downhill Skiing- Hiking - Member of the Green Mountain Club- Traveling to national and international destinations- Public speaking - Member of Toastmasters International

Work History

Work History
Jan 2013 - Present

Principal Consulting Engineer

International Research & Consulting

Technical consulting with focus on LED lighting technology and energy conservation.

May 2011 - Dec 2012

Sr. Applications Engineer


Supported technical aspects of Light Management Systems

LED Lighting Solutions

- Outdoor Lighting Controls - EASY Color - DALI


Providing engineering support, creating demonstration circuits and training of sales force.

Sep 2003 - Oct 2010

Engineering Manager

CR Control Systems, Inc.

Managed design and manufacturing of LED Signal Lanterns for Marine Aids to Navigation,

- Conceptualized and designed LED-Lights for Marine Aids to Navigation - Managed consultants for research and design of electronic and mechanical parts - Provided support to the USCG-Ocean Engineering Division and other customers
Jan 2001 - Feb 2003

Consulting Engineer

Verisity Design, Inc.

Field application engineering in methodology for verification

- Supported customers to solve technical problems with software tools- Established and maintained working relationships with customers and alliance partners

Oct 1997 - Jan 2001

Design and Verification Engineer

VITESSE Semiconductor Corporation

Design and verification of ASICs, CPLDs and FPGAs for the Telecommunication Industry- Verified and supported the design of CPU Interfaces using VHDL and Visual HDL- Wrote product and design documentation

Jan 1990 - Sep 1997

Design Engineer

C-R Control Systems, Inc.

Designed lights for marine Aids to Navigation and performed electrical and optical tests

Provided technical support to the US Coast Guard and other customers

Jan 1985 - Sep 1989


Academy of Sciences

Conceptualized, designed and tested electronics for magnetic image recording equipment

Oct 1972 - Dec 1984

Design Engineer

Funkwerk Köpenick

Designed and tested audio frequency and RF circuits for two-way VHF and UHF Radios


Jan 2010 - Present


Hands on seminar - developing sample designs with PSoC Creator software

May 1997 - Present

ISO 9000 Quality System Audit

Quality Consulting Services Ltd.
May 2005 - Present

LUXEON Technical Training

Lumileds/Future Electronics
Jul 2004 - Present

Fundamentals of Light & Color Measurement

2004 - 2005

Getting the most from Microsoft Excel