CV: Electrical Engineer


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 Date Submitted:04-04-2011
 Last Modified:04-04-2011 (07:17)
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 Current job:Electrical Engineer
 Employment Term:Permanent
 Job location:Anywhere
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 Industry:Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems
 KeywordsElectronic Design, LabVIEW, Automated test systems

WORK Experience


2002–present     NRAO       Tucson, AZ / Charlottesville, VA,


Electrical Engineer

  • Software design. LabVIEW control software for ATF Evaluation Receiver, ALMA Holography Receiver, ALMA Optical pointing Telescope, ALMA FE Compressor M&C Module, ALMA FE Power Supply, Cartridge Power Distribution System Test Set and various other small usefull applications needed for lab use.
  • Software design. Initiated the design of the ALMA Band 6 Cartridge Caracterization Test System (LabVIEW). The work was later handed over to software engineer in the ALMA Band 6 group.
  • Electronic Design. Optical Pointing Telescope for ATF site in Socorro.
  • Electronic Design. ALMAFE Cartridge Power Distribution System (CPDS).
  • Electronic Design. ALMAFE Compressor M&C Module.
  • Electronic Design. ALMA Front End Thermal Interlock Module (FETIM).
  • Electronic Design. CPDS Test Set.
  • Electronic Design. Wrote the Technical Specifications for the ALMAFE Power Supply.
  • Electronics Testing. Boardlevel testing of all systems mentioned above (except ALMA FE Power Supply) in order to verify performance and improve the design.
  • Long time user of OrCAD Capture for schematic design.
  • Long time user of LabVIEW.
  • Long time user of AutoCAD for basic 2D drawings.
  • Some experience with Xilinx CPLD programming.
  • Knowledge of common computer interfaces such as RS-232, GPIB, CAN.
  • Electronic design experience include a mix of analog and digital circuitry.
  • Experience in using regular office software (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, MS Visio).
  • RF Experience. Amplifier Noise Measurements, RF characterization of ALMA Holography Receiver
  • RF Experience. Use of RF test equipments such as Power Meters, RF Synthesizers, Vector and Scalar Network Analyzers, Waveguide Components.
  • RF Experience. Developed test system to measure the settling time of the RF attenuators and RF switch elements in the ALMA FE IF Switch System.
  • Documentation Experience. Well versed in writing test procedures, design reports, specifications and all other needed documents to properly document a product.
  • General Electronics/Lab skills. Component level troubleshooting, Soldering skills, use of common hand tools and common lab instruments (DVM, Oscilloscopes, Power Supplies and so on).
  • “Field Experience”. Part of the team installing the ATF Evaluation Receiver in ALMA Prototype Antrennas.
  • “Field Experience”. Part of the team delivering the first ALMA Front End (Receiver) to OSF (Chile) in May 2008.


1999–2002        Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg Sweden.

                          (GARD – Group for  Advanced Receiver Development)


  • Working on an in-vacuum measurement setup for the FIRST project, presently known as the Herschel Space Telescope (RF Beam Measurement System for frequencies up to 1THz). The work involved designing the vaccum / cryo system, specifying the hexapod system and following up with design verification at manufacturer.
  • Software / Hardware Engineering. LabVIEW programming.
  • Knowledge of Delphiprogramming language.
  • SIS receiver measurement (SIS I-V measurements, Noise measurements using Y-factor method).
  • Electronics
  • Experience in the use of HV/UHV vacuum equipment (Sputters, Evaporators, RIE systems, Leak detectors).
  • Mechanical CAD (AutoCAD R13, AutoCAD 2000)
  • 3D Modeling course in late 2001. Never really got to use the skill.


1995–1999        Ericsson Microwave Systems AB     Gothenburg, Sweden


Service Engineer / Manager of Antenna Measuring Range

  • Hardware maintanence, Component level troubleshooting.
  • Antenna Measurements.
  • Programming. (LabVIEW / HP Basic for Windows)
  • Mechanical CAD (AutoSketch, AutoCAD LT)
    • Charlmers University of Technology.

    Gothenburg, Sweden

Technician / Engineer

  • Mechanical CAD (Claris CAD for Mac). Measurement setups and LHe dewar components.
  • Programming (LabVIEW / HP Basic). Design of SIS Caracteriation and Noise measurements system.
  • Electronics, some smaller designs (SIS Bias supply)
  • SIS fabrication and SIS receiver noise measurements.
  • Experience in the use of HV / UHV vacuum equipment and leak detection (Sputters, Evaporators, RIE systems).
  • Experience in the use of microfabrication equipment used for SIS fabrication (Knowledge in the use of photo lithography, wet etching processes, lift-off, substrate dicers.. list is too long to make complete)



  • Evaluation of Academics and Experience,
  • My equivalent US Academic degree in the is BS in Engineering (see attached documents)

1985–1989        4-years Engineering studies, Electronics. Gothenburg, Sweden

  • Extended English studies, 56 hours.


  • Leybold Vacuum training, 2 day seminar

1998                   SAAB Ericsson Space AB

  • 2 day seminar on Antenna measurements held by Prof. Ed Joy



  • A Fixed-Tuned 3mm SIS Mixer for the SISYFOS Imaging System (Aknowledgement). ASP Conference Series, Vol. 75, 1995 (Link to article)
  • Jacobsson S.W., Belitsky V. , Holmstedt C., Kollberg E.M., "SIS Mixers for Submillimeter Wavelengths", Fourth Nordic Symposium on Superconductivity (4th NSSC), 25-28 May, 1994, Varberg, Sweden, Abstracts GIPR-323, p.132, 1994. (Reference 36)
  • Belitsky V. , Jacobsson S.W., Filippenko L.V., Holmstedt C., Koshelets V.P., Kollberg E.L., "Fourier Transform Spectrometer Studies (300-1000 GHz) of Nb-based Quasi-Optical SIS Detectors", IEEE Trans. on Appl. Supercond. vol. 5, pp. 3445-3451, Nov. 3, 1995. (Reference 37), (IEEE Explore)
  • Source – Receiver triangulation system for Gaussian Beam Measurement Setup, Proceedings of the Nordic MATLAB Conference, Kopenhagen, Denmark, October 20-21, 2003 (Aknowledgement of original idea, Link to article)
  • Miroslav Pantaleev och Victor Belitsky. “GaussianBeam Measurement RangeMATLAB Simulation for ESA FIRST Project”
    Nordisk Matlab Konferens Oktober 17-18, 2001 Oslo Norge (Acknowledgement of provided work and involvement, Link to article)




Mountain & Road biking.

R/C boats and cars.

What makes life good.




  • Swedish Drivers licene (expired 2008).


  • Military Service.


  • Arizona Drivers license and later on (2004) Virginia Drivers license.


  • Languages: Swedish (native), English (fluent), German (basic)




  Born: 1969-12-12


  Swedish citizen.

Permanent Resident of the US / Green Card

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