• Conference
    Jan 30-Feb 1, 2018
  • Expo
    Jan 31-Feb 1, 2018
  • Santa Clara Convention
    | Santa Clara, CA

DesignCon 2018 Schedule Builder

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Bob Schaefer, R&D Project Manager and Master Engineer for the Signal Integrity Group, Keysight Technologies

Robert Schaefer is an R&D Project Manager and Master Engineer for the Signal Integrity Group of Keysight Technologies in Santa Rosa CA. His responsibilities include project management, planning, and strategy. He has worked in the Signal Integrity field for the past 18 years. He has written numerous papers and articles and worked with signal integrity engineers around the world. For more than 35 years of his career he worked in Research and Development as a designer and project manager. He has worked in several divisions of Hewlett Packard, Agilent Technologies, and now Keysight Technologies. His design and management experience covers the breadth of GaAs IC and microcircuit design, RF and analog circuit design, instrument firmware and computer aided test software, device modeling and design of modeling systems, microwave and RF CAD products, and signal integrity. Prior to joining Hewlett Packard in 1976, he completed his BSEE and MSEE degrees from the University of Missouri at Rolla (now Missouri University of Science and Technology).