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Twice as big as Earth, the super-Earth 55 Cancri e was thought to have lava flows on its surface. The planet is so close to its star, the same side of the planet always faces the star, such that the planet has permanent day and night sides. Based on a 2016 study using data from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope, scientists speculated that lava would flow freely in lakes on the starlit side and become hardened on the face of perpetual darkness. The lava on the dayside would reflect radiation from th...
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 13:03:00 +0100
Today, NASA launched NOAA's next-generation polar satellite, the Joint Polar Satellite System-1, into space. Two Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) weather programs are mission-critical components of the satellite's mission: the JPSS Common Ground System and the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite sensor. Svalbard, Norway, is home to part of a global network of receiving stations that process and distribute polar satellite data to users worldwide. Photo taken at Kongsberg Satellite Services plateau, ...
Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:00:00 +0100
A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket carrying the Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1) for NASA and National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) lifted off from Space Launch Complex-2 on Nov. 18 at 1:47 a.m. PST. The JPSS program provides the nation's next generation polar-orbiting operational environmental satellite system, delivering key observations for the nation's essential projects and services, including forecasting weather in advance and assessing environmental hazards...
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100
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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:07:00 +0100
The U.S. Navy's Communications Satellite Program Office, PMW 146, and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) handed over full operational control of the fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) satellite to the Naval Satellite Operations Center (NAVSOC). The October 11 milestone followed the successful completion of the MUOS-5 satellite's on-orbit testing and delivery of all operational products needed to "fly" the satellite. In April, the Navy, working with Army Forces Strategic Command (ARSTRAT), con...
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:04:00 +0100
As part of ESA's strategy to foster commercial competitiveness in Europe while focusing on its core aims, the agency has transferred ownership of several ground tracking stations for reuse by external organisations. By the end of 2017, ESA will have transferred three stations to national organisations in Spain and Portugal, who will take over the provision of satellite tracking services to a wide variety of commercial customers. The three stations involved in the transfer are all equipped ...
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 19:33:00 +0100
Boeing [NYSE:BA] won large commitments across its twin- and single-aisle commercial airplane families, debuted key capabilities including the CST-100 Starliner docking and KC-46 refueling simulators, and announced services agreements at the 2017 Dubai Airshow. "This has been a very successful show for Boeing. Our regional customers have maintained their trust in our products and technology, and our partnerships in the Middle East region continue to grow," said Bernard Dunn, President, Boeing ...
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:00:00 +0100
A temperate Earth-sized planet has been discovered only 11 light-years from the Solar System by a team using ESO's unique planet-hunting HARPS instrument. The new world has the designation Ross 128 b and is now the second-closest temperate planet to be detected after Proxima b. It is also the closest planet to be discovered orbiting an inactive red dwarf star, which may increase the likelihood that this planet could potentially sustain life. Ross 128 b will be a prime target for ESO's Extremely ...
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:29:00 +0100
Thales Alenia Space, a joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), has been chosen by the Italian space agency ASI to develop an instrument called RIME (Radar sounder for Icy Moons Exploration) for the JUICE (JUpiter Icy moons Explorer) mission, part of the European Space Agency's "2015-25 Cosmic Vision" program. Scheduled for launch in 2022 with an expected arrival in 2029, the JUICE mission is designed to study the Jovian system and more specifically its icy moons, Ganymede, Call...
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100
The Ariane 5 for Arianespace's December 12 year-ending flight for 2017 has completed its initial build-up at the Spaceport in French Guiana - where preparations also are moving ahead with four satellite passengers that will further expand Europe's Galileo global navigation system once in their final orbit. During activity in the Spaceport's Launcher Integration Building, this heavy-lift vehicle for Arianespace Flight VA240 underwent the assembly process that began by mating its two solid prop...
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:47:00 +0100
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded BAE Systems a contract worth up to $12.8 million to develop an innovative space evaluation and analysis testbed to support the development, integration, evaluation and analysis of advanced space enterprise command and control (C2) tools and capability technologies. The U.S. military must be able to quickly establish situational awareness and execute operations in space. Within the space domain, many thousands of objects that ar...
Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:45:00 +0100
Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced that the "S.S. Gene Cernan" CygnusTM spacecraft successfully completed its rendezvous and berthing maneuvers with the International Space Station earlier this morning. This marks the company's eighth successful berthing with the orbiting laboratory. Cygnus launched into orbit aboard an Orbital ATK Antares(tm) rocket at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on November 12. The spacecraft then executed a ser...
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 17:45:00 +0100
Thales Alenia Space has signed a contract with ArianeGroup, prime contractor and design authority of Ariane 6, to design, develop, qualify and manufacture the telemetry transmitter of the new European launcher. The telemetry transmitter is responsible for transmitting to the ground the data generated by the launcher throughout the whole launch mission. It is the first contract of the company in Spain in the launchers segment. After three decades of activity in the space sector participating i...
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 17:00:00 +0100
What seemed at first like a rare instance of a huge, ancient galaxy revealed itself to be an even rarer pair of extremely massive galaxies, seen on the brink of merging when the Universe was only a billion years old. This outstanding source was first identified by ESA's Herschel space observatory, and later exposed in greater detail with the ground-based Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile. The earliest galaxies in the 13.8 billion-year history of our cosmos starte...
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:00:00 +0100
Gas giant Jupiter, organic molecules in star-forming clouds and baby galaxies in the distant Universe are among the first targets for which data will be immediately available from the James Webb Space Telescope once it begins casting its powerful gaze on the Universe in 2019. Thirteen "early release" programmes were chosen from more than 100 proposals after a competitive peer-review selection process within the astronomical community. The programmes have been allocated nearly 500 hours of obs...
Mon, 13 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100
After a successful year-long test campaign by Airbus at IABG in Ottobrunn near Munich, the twin GRACE-FO (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On) satellites will soon travel to their launch site in California. During testing, the gravity-measuring satellites, which will track the continuous movement of liquid water, ice and the solid Earth due to Earth's changing seasons, weather and climate processes, earthquakes and even human activities, were subjected to conditions similar to t...
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 16:15:00 +0100
Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, successfully launched its Antares(tm) rocket carrying a Cygnus(tm) spacecraft today at 7:19 a.m. EST, from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia. The launch is Orbital ATK's eighth cargo delivery mission to the International Space Station for NASA. During the mission, designated OA-8, Cygnus will deliver vital equipment, supplies and experiments to the astronauts aboard the space station, as well a...
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100
A contract for two new generation communications satellites was signed today by Turksat with Airbus Defence and Space. The satellites, Turksat 5A and Turksat 5B, are based on the latest Electric Orbit Raising (EOR) version of Airbus' highly reliable Eurostar E3000 platform, which uses electric propulsion for in-orbit raising and station-keeping. "We are very pleased to welcome Turksat as a new Eurostar customer for the most powerful satellites of their fleet. We were the first to demonstra...
Thu, 9 Nov 2017 14:04:00 +0100
NASA's Orion spacecraft aims to send humans further into space than ever before, and ESA's European Service Module will provide the essentials for keeping the astronauts alive and on course. A review of the programme by NASA to assess progress is now showing a launch date from December 2019 to June 2020. The first Exploration Mission-1 will circle the Moon without astronauts to lay the foundation and prove the technology for a second mission with a crew. In Bremen, Germany, integration ...
Thu, 9 Nov 2017 11:42:00 +0100
A UK company has been selected to undertake the Assembly, Integration and Test (AIT) for a satellite which will help tackle climate change, Science Minister Jo Johnson announced today. Thales Alenia Space has signed a contract with the UK Space Agency to work on MicroCarb, a joint UK-French satellite mission which will measure sources and sinks of carbon, the principal greenhouse gas driving global warming. It is the first European mission intended to characterise greenhouse gas fluxes on Ear...
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     Date Submitted:23-06-2013
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     Current job:Electronics Engineer
     Employment Term:Permanent
     Job location:Own country
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors
     KeywordsElectronics Circuits
    CV

    Background Summary

    Electronics Engineer with years of directly acquired professional experience and growth that couples sound analysis and solid technical expertise with proven ability to prioritize, manage and conclude a wide range of individual assignments in electronics engineering.  Extensive engineering background includes multichip module design, circuit design, SMPS, packaging, PCB, testing, system integration, designing, building, engineering-modeling and documenting, maintaining, modifying, researching and developing equipment, circuits and devices used in RF, microwave, aerospace, military, space, etc.  Extensive software application background includes but not limited to Orcad, Cadence PSD, PSpice, MS Office (including MS Access, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, MS Project), Mathcad, etc.  Extensive requirements background includes but not limited to ISO 9001:2008, SAE AS9100 Rev. B, MIL-HDBK-217, MIL-PRF-38534, MIL-PRF-38535, MIL-PRF-55310, MIL-STD-202, MIL-STD-750, MIL-STD-883, MIL-STD-1547, and much more.  Areas of particular knowledge and capability include_

    Applications

    Designing, building, engineering-modeling and documenting synthesizer, RF and microwave assemblies; utilizing knowledge of leading-edge technologies and circuitry techniques involving chip configuration, wire bonding, die mounting, printed circuit board design, stepped-impedance matching, distributed-element matching, lumped-element matching, phase-noise measurement, thermal-scan verification, etc. to fulfill project specified parameters and designated subsystem requirements.

     

    Project Management

    Writing/implementing test plans and procedures; assessing circuitry performance in terms of bandwidth, noise, power, gain, efficiency, and ruggedness constraints; interfacing with associate engineers, planners, technicians, equipment suppliers and technical representatives to prepare for and conduct project transfer to and for manufacturing.

     

    Background Experience

    Designing, maintaining, modifying, researching and developing equipment and devices used in synthesizers, RF, RADAR, CATV, broadcast video, aerospace, military, space, etc.

     

    Computer Skills

    C, Pascal and Assembly programming languages; Microsoft Office applications, MS Word (Word Processing), MS Excel (Spreadsheet), MS Project, AutoCAD (Computer-Aided Drafting), OrCAD (Schematic capture and Printed Circuit Board Design), MathCAD (Analysis and Design), MATLAB and Simulink (Analysis and Contol Systems Simulation), PSPICE (Circuit Analysis), Altium Designer (Circuit Analysis) and many more application software packages.

     

    Strengths

    Technically experienced hands-on problem solver with superior skill at relating complex technical information to non-technical personnel in a simple easy-to-understand manner.

     

    Technical Papers

    "A Graphical Method to Design Low-Noise Amplifiers That Have Low Input VSWR" presented to the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Southern Area Region 6 Conference, May 1989.

     

    Memberships

    Active full-member of IEEE Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control Society

    Active full-member of IEEE Components Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society

    Active full-member of IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society

    Active and lifetime member of the United States Judo Federation, ranked Nidan (Second Degree Black Belt)

     

    Security Clearance

    Active Secret Clearance

     

    Education

    Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering, California State Polytechnic University, CA, (June 1989)

     

    Work Experience (Since November 1983)

    ManTech SRS Technologies (aka SRS)                     (Feb 2007-Nov 2012)

    Title: Engineer

    Worked through ManTech SRS Technologies, Incorporated (aka SRS) to provide engineering support in fulfillment of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and California Institute of Technology Reliability Engineering Support Services (RESS) contract.  Directly supported JPL’s 5131 Product and Circuit Reliability Engineering Group on the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) project, Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) project, Juno project and others.  Performed reliability assessments, circuit modeling, EPSA, WCA, and Single Events/Effects Analysis.  Provided MSL, SMAP and JUNO Mission Assurance Managers (MAMs), CogEs and PEMs analysis, thorough reports and detailed recommendations.  Performed/reviewed reliability analyses; assessed performance with respect to requirements; evaluated failure reporting, analyses, and corrective action implementations; establishes reliability models and utilized said models for systems and subsystems analysis, and used computer aided engineering tools. Supported design teams and recommended design changes that had significant positive impact for the MSL, SMAP and Juno projects. Demonstrated ability to leverage years of design experience to the MSL, SMAP and Juno projects by recommending necessary design changes that mitigated reliability issues identified through circuit modeling and reliability analyses. Performed reliability analysis on several of the MSL Terminal Descent Sensor (TDS) modules, modeled all device permutations of the circuits using PSpice and determined under certain conditions CMOS devices were improperly biased resulting in certain failure. Also, identified that disconnection of a mating connector (during ground operations) would create an overvoltage condition by collapsing an inductor’s field. Worked with the CogEs and MAM to make sure the recommended design changes were implemented thus assuring mission success where potential mission failure was a near certainty. See Mantech.com.

     

    Hybrid-Microcircuits                         (May 2006-Feb 2007)

    Title: Sole Proprietor

    Operated an engineering consulting servicewhich provided analysis support for military/commercial RF and microwave hybrid assemblies (bothactive and passive). See Hybrid-Microcircuits.com.

     

    bd Systems, Incorporated                             (Jan. 2004-May 2006)

    Title: Engineer

    Worked through bd Systems, Incorporated to provide engineering support to the USAF on the SER project/contract at the Space, Missile Systems Center, located at the Los Angeles Air Force Base. The specific task being performed is related to space quality parts, materials and processes as utilized for satellites and expendable launch vehicles during which improvements to MIL-STD-202, MIL-STD-750, MIL-STD-883, and MIL-STD-1547 were generated and are now invoked by DSCC, JEDEC and the US Air Force as an Aerospace TOR. Recognized expertise in digital, analog, and RF design and analysis as recommendations were implemented project wide. Additionally, performed WCA, PSA, Single Events/Upset Analyses. (no website available)

     

    Q-Tech, Corp.                                               (Apr. 1993-Nov. 2002)

    Title: Senior Design Engineer

    Design Engineer / Project Engineer of MIL-Spec hybrid-microcircuit crystal controlled oscillators certified/qualified to ISO-9001:2008, MIL-PRF-38534, and MIL-PRF-55310; screened to MIL-STD-883. See Q-Tech.com.

     

    M/A Com, PHI                                              (Nov. 1985-Dec. 1992)

    Title: Applications Engineer

    Designed and project managed MIL-Spec/commercial hybrid microwave power transistors and circuits application development qualified/screened to MIL-PRF-38535, MIL-STD-202, and MIL-STD-750. See MAComTech.com.

     

    Columbia Pictures                             (Nov. 1983-Oct. 1985)

    Title: Broadcast Video Technician/Engineer

    Provided technical support to Columbia Pictures’ Armed Forces Radio and Television Services (AFRTS) contract. (no website available)


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