Douglas P. Morrison, MSEE
4 Quimby Lane
Mendham, NJ 07945
Experienced wireless and fiber optic RF/Analog design engineer with accomplished record in all
aspects of product realization from high level concept through production grade board level
design. Experience addressing the cost drivers of product evolution, such as manufacturing cost,
per unit test time and product reliability. Knowledge of embedded systems programming using
Microchip PIC processors. Strong in analytical skills as well as laboratory techniques. History
with leading companies including Bell Laboratories, HP, Watkins Johnson and M/A-Com
System level design, board level circuit design, debug, design verification testing and
manufacture test development, product reliability, release to manufacture and support of designs
up to 13 GHz.
* Strong analytical skills; experienced with RF/Analog simulation tools including
SPICE, ADS, Genesys and MWO.
* Computer programming skills applied to test automation and data
analysis using PERL and VB.
* Management of project details and time constraints.
Microwave/RF transmitter, receiver, PA DPD, VCO and synthesizer design experience.
includes hands-on laboratory work using RF/analog instrumentation, testing and automated test
scripting for product characterization.
* Documentation of design and test processes.
programming for embedded systems.
Nucomm(RF Extreme, Vitec
Responsible for all phases of product realization including design, design
verification and manufacturing test, and support of manufacturing line and after market service.
Extensive simulation of new designs and for improving product yield. Developed a practical
implementation of a wide band bias tee for remote RF transmit head applications, enabling a single
RF path for 2/7 GHz bands, reducing cost. RF/Analog expertise complemented by ability to diagnose
FW/SW issues. Products include microwave video transmitters and receivers operating up to 13 GHz
for electronic news gathering(ENG.)
Development Engineer - Board level designs including synthesizers, VCOs, and a polar transmitter
IC evaluation platform. Designs were debugged and tested in the lab. Contributed to a system level
proposal for a telemetry transmitter for unmanned aircraft including the cascade analysis in
Andrew Corp. Power Amplifier Group/Celiant Corp./Lucent Technologies NWG
Wireless RF/Analog Design Engineer – Responsible for board level design and testing
of an RF digital predistortion (DPD) board for a UMTS WCMDA multicarrier power amplifier, a DPD
board for TDMA multicarrier amplifier, a TDMA wide band radio transmitter and an up/down converter
for an in-building TDMA pico cell. Aftermarket customer support and FMA of amplifier products.
Lucent Access BU 1995-1997
Systems Architect – Responsible for managing a physical layer
team in developing various architectures for fiber-to-the-home/curb. Worked with research in
identifying break-through technologies offering significant cost advantage.
Wireless Group and Consumer Products 1990-1995
RF Board Designer – Design of a CDMA radio.
Provided factory support for a dual mode TDMA radio test unit circuit pack. Receiver design for
TDMA and CDMA low cost handsets.
Bell Laboratories/AT&T Microelectronics 1981-1990
Optic Component Designer – Responsible for the design of fiber optic transmitters and receivers
for the long distance network and LAN applications. Addressed all aspects of the design for
manufacture, testing and supporting the factory. Power Amplifier Designer – Responsible for the
design of an 11 GHz power amplifier prototype for terrestrial digital radio. Worked with device
researchers in evaluating state of the art power GaAs FETs for use in the design.
Project engineer responsible for the design and manufacture of high reliability
antennas for the Space Shuttle at Watkins Johnson. Introduction to manufacture of microwave hybrid
circuits (DC – 40 GHz) used in frequency counters at Hewlett Packard.
Design and testing
tool experience – ADS, Momentum, RFDE, Eagleware, Microwave Office, SPICE, Matlab, Excel, Visual
Basic, PERL/TK. Familiar with Labview and Agilent VEE. MPLAB/C18 for embedded systems.
BSEE Syracuse University, MSEE University of Santa Clara