Past Clinic Projects


2011-2012 Clinic Projects

Low Cost, Precision Orientation Measurements

Argon ST

Velcro-Tenna: Body-Worn Antennas

L-3 Communications

Optical System Testing

Moxtek

Residential Power Grid Management

Rocky Mountain Power

Distributed Wireless Sensor Networks

Sandia National Laboratories

Rifle Suppression System

Vector Arms



2010-2011 Clinic Projects

Multi-Band Wearable Antennas for UAV Communication

L-3 Communications

Improved Accuracy and Runtime of IC Power Supply Noise Simulations through Multi-Phase and Voltage Controlled Resistor Analyses

Micron Technology, Inc.

Visual Inspection of a Pixelated Polarizer (VIPP)

MOXTEK

Residential Grid Power Management to Optimize On-Site Generation and Storage

Rocky Mountain Power

Critical Asset Security Container (CASC)

Sandia National Laboratories



2009-2010 Clinic Projects

Adaptive Mitigation of Intermodulation Distortions

L-3 Communications

Evaluation of Integrated Circuit Power Supply Noise with Two-Phase Analysis

Micron Technology, Inc.

Solar and Wind Smart Grid Integration with Residentail Load Control Using Real Time Pricing

Rocky Mountain Power

Design of a GPS Capture and Process System for Wireless Sensor Networks

Sandia National Laboratories



2008-2009 Clinic Projects

AOA-Enabled Active Localization and Tracking in Buildings

L-3 Communications (2 projects)

Dielectric Measurement Tools

L-3 Communications (2 projects)

Analysis and Optimization of Multi GB/s Chip-to-Chip Communication

Micron Technology, Inc.

Characterization of Bonding Stress on Analog Integrated Circuit Performance

ON Semiconductor

Power Quality Event Demonstrator

Rocky Mountain Power

Low-Power, Context-Aware Global Positioning System

Sandia National Laboratories



2007-2008 Clinic Projects

AAG Conversion

Hill AFB (2 projects)

“MIL-STD 1553 Interface Module Development”

Hill AFB (2 projects)

Sensor Location Estimation

L-3 Communications

FLASH Memory Testing

Micron Technology, Inc.

Antenna Modeling

NAVAIR

RESTORE – REcloser, Sensing, Telemetry, Operation and REenergize

Rocky Mountain Power

Sensor/Processor Board

Sandia National Laboratories



2006-2007 Clinic Projects

Phase-Lock Loop with Arbitrarily Wide Lock Range for Software-Based Radios

Applied Signal Technology

Isolated USB 2.0 Hub

GE Healthcare

Nano-Emissive Carbon Nanotube Field Emitter Array Based Reflex Klystron

Motorola

Programmable Interface Module (PIM) Upgrade

Hill AFB (2 projects)

“DCC Assembler”

Hill AFB (2 projects)

X-Ray Detector and Electronics

Moxtek

NAND Flash Failure Behavior

Micron Technology, Inc.

Antenna Design

Moog Inc.

Design and Characterization of an Optical Time-Domain Reflectometer

Sandia National Laboratories

High Speed Phacoemulsification Needle Displacement Measurement System

ZEVEX



2005-2006 Clinic Projects

Design and Implementation of Capture and Analysis Software for New Internet Protocols

Applied Signal Technology

HDTV Converter Design

GE Healthcare

Automobile Collision Avoidance

Dr. Grow’s Clinic

Low Power Bi-Directional Level Shifter

Hill AFB (2 projects)

“USB 2.0 Conversion”

Hill AFB (2 projects)

Phase Tracking in Low SNR Environments

L3 Communications

Power Optimization of Cell Phones

Micron Technology, Inc.

Digital Control Circuit for Aircraft Flight Control Actuation

Moog Inc.

High Resolution OTDR for Damage Detection in Short Length Optical Fibers

Sandia National Laboratories



2004-2005

Cell Phone Test Equipment

Agilent Technologies

Programmable Interface Module (PIM) Redesign of Common Aircraft Portable Reprogramming Equipment

Hill Air Force Base

1553 IM USB 2.0 Common Aircraft Portable Reprogramming Equipment (CAPRE)

Hill Air Force Base

High Accuracy TE01 Cavity Measurements of Lowloss RF Dielectric Materials

L-3 Communications

Design and Implementation of a Protocol Stack Data Simulator

Applied Signal Technology

Wireless Foot Switc for Medical Devices

GE Healthcare

RF System and Antenna Design for Automotive Radar Applications

Motorola Inc.



2003-2004

Testing Cellular Devices Using Spread Spectrum Technology

Agilent Technologies

Self Test for Common Aircraft Portable Reprogramming Equipment (CAPRE) Products

Hill Air Force Base

PCI Bridge Device to Interface Real-Time Video, Audio, and Telemetry Data from F-16 ADTC to a PC or Laptop

Hill Air Force Base

Design of a Noise Generator (ZAPPER) for Stress-Testing Drives

Iomega Corp.

Development of a Demultiplexer for High-Speed Communication Systems

Applied Signal Technology

Wireless Communication Link for Medical Image Transmission

GE Medical Systems

Lower Cost High-Frequency Packaging

Motorola Inc.



2002-2003

Analysis of Customer-Observed Differences Between the Current and Older Test Sets and the Addition of New Features to the Wireless Test Manager

Agilent Technologies

Equipment for Downloading the Data Obtained by Aircraft in Flight to Help Make Military Decisions

Hill Air Force Base

Digital Design of an IDE Bus Tracer

Iomega Corp.

Simulation and VHDL Implementation of OFDM (Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing) Modulation System

L-3 Communications

Design of High-Performance Filters for Diplexers to Allow Transmission and Reception at Closely Spaced Frequencies through a Single Antenna Port

L-3 Communications

Development of Ribbon Interconnect Models at Millimeter-Wave Frequencies

Motorola Inc.



2001-2002

Measurements on Wireless Telephones to Evaluate the Performance and Repeatability of the Agilent Test Set for Determining Wireless Telephone Performance

Agilent Technologies

Design of a Multi-Functional Interfacing Unit

Hill Air Force Base

Design of a 100-MHz IDE Bus Tracer

Iomega Corp.

High-Performance Diplexer Filters for Microwave Two-Way Communication Systems

L-3 Communications

An Electronic Motor

Moog Inc.

Development of Wire and Ribbon Interconnect Models at Millimeter Wave Frequencies

Motorola Inc.

Electromagnetic Analysis of MIM Shunt Capacitors in Circuits up to 50 GHz

Raytheon Systems

High-Frequency Characteristics of Chip Components and Suspended Microstrip Structures

U.S. Monolithics



2000-2001

Comparison of the Newer Hewlett-Packard E8285A and the Older Hewlett-Packard 8924C Code Division Multiple Access Mobile Station Test Sets

Agilent Technologies

Java-Based Tool for Simulation and Analysis of Transmission Line Networks

IBM Corp.

Wireless Implementation of the “Witness” Data Transmission

Independent Witness

IDE Bus Tracer Design

Iomega Corp.

Design of a Dielectric-Loaded Aperture Antenna

LA Microwave

Automation of Hardware Testing Procedures Using LabView Software

Moog Inc.

Simulation and Characterization of MMIC Packaging and Interconnects

Motorola Inc.

Embedded Transmission Lines Models for ADS

Raytheon Systems

Design, Modeling, and Simulation of a 20-GHz Receiver

U.S. Monolithics



1999-2000

Development of Baluns for Matching a Balanced Pair to a Coax in the 800 to 3000 MHz Band

Agilent Technologies

Nonlinear High-Speed PC Board Trace Simulation as Transmission Line Network

IBM Corp.

The Design of Electric and Magnetic Field Probes

Intel Corp.

VHDL Implementation of a PCCC Turbo Codec

L-3 Communications

Investigation of Ferroelectric and MEMS Technology for Phased Array Antennas

Motorola Inc.

Development of Circuit Models to Aid in the Design of Embedded Transmission Lines

Raytheon Systems

Wireless Serial Transmission of Remote Sensors

ZEVEX Inc.



1998-1999

Development of a Voice-Quality Analysis Tool for Wireless/Wireline Networks

Ericsson Inc.

QPSK Error Detection on a Modified PC

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Modeling of Nonlinear State-of-the-Art PHEMT Active Devices

Motorola Inc.

Development of a Test Set for Wide Offset Measurement of Phase Noise

Raytheon Systems

Characterization of Mutually Coupled Notch Antenna Arrays

Raytheon Systems



1997-1998

Personal Communication System (PCS) for Salt Lake City

Ericsson Inc.

Microwave Network Analysis Measurements

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Development of Simulation and Analysis Tool of Transmission Line Networks

IBM Corp.

VHDL Implementation of Turbo Code

L-3 Communications

Design of a Low-Cost Power Combiner

Motorola Inc.

Development of a LabView EM Tool Kit

National Instruments

Evaluation of Biological Effects of Microwave Hand-Held Devices

TRW

Development of Microwave Fluid-Level Monitoring Device

ZEVEX Inc.



1996-1997

Cellular Planning Design and the Effect of Intermodula-tion Interference Between Collocated Antennas

Ericsson, Inc.

Induction Heating of Magnetite and Coal “Hardballs”

Geneva Steel

Implementation of Multiport Automatic Network Analyzer

Hewlett-Packard Co.

A Study on Low-Profile Airborne VHF/UHF Broadband Antennas

Hughes Aircraft Co.

Data Management Tools for Communication Satellites

Hughes Space and Communications Co.

A Reed-Solomon Encoder/Decoder Simulated, Tested, and Programmed in VHDL

Lockheed Martin

Low-Cost Spatial Power Combining Techniques

Motorola Inc.

Networking Medical Devices Using Novell NetWare

Novell Inc.

Industrial Drying and Firing of Ceramics – Analysis and Experimentation

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

A Microwave Fluid Sensor

ZEVEX Inc.



1995-1996

Development of Interactive Multimedia Modules for Engineering, Science, and Math Education

CAEME Center

Performance, Characterization, and Improvement of the Cupola’s Plasma Torches

Geneva Steel

Crop Shear Optimization System

Geneva Steel

Pulsed RF Microwave Measurements

Hewlett-Packard Co.

A Study in Simulating Plane Waves at Close Proximity from an Antenna Array

Hughes Aircraft Co.

Detection of Incipient Nucleate Boiling in Flash Furnace Cooling Systems

Kennecott Utah Copper

A New Software Package for the Study of Low Orbital Satellite Communications

Motorola Inc.

Networking Medical Devices with Novell Embedded Systems Technology

Novell Inc.

Numerical Simulation and Modeling of Microwave Processing of Materials

Oak Ridge National Laboratory



1994-1995

Design and Experimental Characterization of an Advanced GPS Antenna

E-Systems

Induction Heating of a Hot Steel Slab

Geneva Steel

Q-BOP Process Instrumentation and Control: Decreasing Costs and Increasing Steel Output by Dynamic Control of Q-BOP

Geneva Steel

Design of a 15 MHz Low-Pass Bandwidth Detection Circuit for Pulsed Network Analysis

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Detection of Incipient Nucleate Boiling in Flash Furnace Cooling System

Kennecott Utah Copper

Continuing Development of a Graphical Object-Oriented Programming Environment

Novell Inc.

Numerical Simulation and Modeling of Microwave Processing of Materials

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Microwave Intraluminal Antennas for Arterial Plaque Ablation

SonicStar International



1993-1994

Direct-Contact Electrical Heating of Steel

Geneva Steel

Q-BOP Dynamic Control System

Geneva Steel

Software Package for Automated Calibration of the HP8510 Network Analyzer

Hewlett-Packard Co.

A Waveguide Tab Slot Antenna

Hughes Aircraft Co.

Microwave Processing of Ceramics Energy Systems

Martin Marietta

Image Display and Subroutine Interfaces for an Object-Oriented Programming Environment

Novell Inc.

Microwave Interstitial Antennas for Arterial Plaque Ablation

SonicStar International



1992-1993

Automation of the North Rotary Side Shear

Geneva Steel

Steel Plate Layout Evaluation System

Geneva Steel

Microwave Network Measurements and Analysis

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Development of a Dual-Channel Feed Structure

Hughes Aircraft Co.

A Knowledge-Based System for Electronic Packaging Analysis

IBM Corp.

Simulation and Design of 10.6 Gbit/sec High-Speed Electronic Packages

Motorola Inc.

Design of an Electronic Book Reader

Nestor

Modeling, Analysis, and Characterization of Microwave Sintering of Ceramics

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Wideband/Narrowband Datalinks

Paramax

Microwave Interstitial Antennas for Ablating Plaque in Arteries

SonicStar International



1991-1992

Efficient Algorithms for Pitch Recognition

DOD Digitech

Steel Plate Sizing and Characterization

Geneva Steel

Pipe Mill Tracking System

Geneva Steel

Pulsed Local Oscillator for Millimeter Wave Radar Cross-Section Measurements

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Analysis, Design, and Testing of Frequency Selective Surface Off-Axis Performance Behavior

Hughes Aircraft Co.

Knowledge-Based System for Electronic Package Design

IBM Corp.

High-Frequency Model of Electronic Circuits

Motorola Inc.

Microwave Processing of Ceramics

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Estimation of Bit-Error Rate in Communication Channels

Unisys

Design and Construction of Power Data Recorder

Utah Power & Light



1990-1991

Radio Frequency Pulse Network Analysis

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Radar Cross-Section Analysis of Antennas

Hughes Aircraft Co.

Microwave Processing of Materials (Ceramics)

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Expert System for Electronic Package Analysis

IBM Corp.

VLSI Design of Signal Processing Chip

Motorola Inc. (Government Electronics Sector)

Semiconductor Package Analysis and Characterization

Motorola Inc. (Semiconductor Sector)

Design and Characterization of Next-Generation EPROM

National Semiconductor

Characterization of Discontinuities and Feed Junctions in Microstrip-Phased Array Antennas

Texas Instruments (Defense Systems & Electronics Group)

Design and Analysis of Digital Communication System

Unisys

Substations Data Acquisition System and Archives

Utah Power & Light



1989-1990

Network Analysis of Monolithic Microwave Circuits

Hewlett-Packard Co.

Radar Cross-Section Analysis of Targets

Hughes Aircraft Co.

Circuit and Material Developments to Protect IC’s from “ESD”

Motorola Inc.

Characterization and Modeling of High-Frequency Packages for IC’s

Motorola Inc.

0.8 Micron EPROM Design Support

National Semiconductor

Statistical Remote Data Logger for Communication Systems

Questar

Characterization of Discontinuities and Feed Junctions in Microstrip-Phased Array Antennas

Texas Instruments

Software Development for Simulation of Communication Systems

Unisys