Member Profile: Walter O. Krawec

Walter O. Krawec

LOCATION: Upstate New York OCCUPATION: Research Assistant and PhD Student, Stevens Institute of Technology MEMBER STATUS: Walter has been reading Circuit Cellar since he got his first issue in 1999. Free copies were available at the Trinity College Fire Fighting … Continue reading


Member Profile: Scott Weber

Scott Weber

LOCATION: Arlington, Texas, USA MEMBER STATUS: Scott said he started his Circuit Cellar subscription late in the last century. He chose the magazine because it had the right mix of MCU programming and electronics. TECH INTERESTS: He has always enjoyed … Continue reading


Member Profile: Tom Freund

Tom Freund

LOCATION: West Hartford, CT, USA MEMBER STATUS: Tom has been a member for four years. TECH INTERESTS: Tom says he enjoys machine learning; algorithm design; embedded, prognostic, and diagnostic systems; and eLua and C programming. RECENT EMBEDDED TECH ACQUISITION: Tom … Continue reading


Member Profile: Dean Boman

LOCATION: Chandler, AZ MEMBER STATUS: Dean has been a subscriber for about  20 years. TECH INTERESTS: Dean enjoys designing and building home automation systems. His current system’s functions include: security system monitoring, irrigation control, water leak detection, temperature and electrical … Continue reading


Member Profile: Joe Pfeiffer

Location: Las Cruces, NM Education: BS with a double major in Computer Science and Physics, 1979, and a PhD in Computer Science, 1986, both from the University of Washington in Seattle Occupation: Joe was a professor in the Department of … Continue reading


Member Profile: Tom Kibalo

Location: Annapolis, MD Education: BS, Electrical Engineering (City College, NY), and MS Electrical Engineering (University of Maryland) Occupation: Tom is Principal Engineer of a large defense firm and CEO of KibaCorp, which he says is “dedicated to innovative educational technologies … Continue reading


Member Profile: John Peterson

John Peterson

Location: Menlo Park, CA Education: BS and MS, University of Utah Occupation: Software Developer Member Status: John has been a subscriber since 2002. Technical Interests: His interests include user interfaces for embedded systems, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) development, and embedded … Continue reading


Member Profile: Gordon David Dick

Location: Stony Plain, AB, Canada (Stony Plain is suburb of Edmonton, home of the Oilers) Education: MS, the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, SK, Canada Occupation: Gordon is semi-retired. He used to be an Electronics Technology and Computer Engineering Technology … Continue reading


Member Profile: Chris Coulston

Location: Erie, PA Education: BA, Physics (Slippery Rock University), BS and MS, Computer Engineering (Penn State University), and PhD, Computer Science (Penn State University) Occupation: Computer Engineering Professor, Penn State University Member Status: Chris started reading Circuit Cellar 10 years … Continue reading


Member Profile: Dr. Alexander Pozhitkov

Dr. Alexander Pozhitkov

Location: Seattle, WA Education: MS in Chemistry, Moscow State University, PhD in Genetics and Bioinformatics, University of Cologne, Germany Occupation: Research scientist Member Status: He has been a subscriber for a year. Technical Interests: Alex is interested in low-level hardware … Continue reading


Member Profile: Thomas Struzik

  Member Name: Thomas Struzik Location: Houston, TX Education: BSEE, Purdue University Occupation: Software architect Member Status: He has been a subscriber since day one. “I’ve got Issue 1 sitting in a box somewhere,” he said. Thomas adds that he … Continue reading


Member Profile: Richard Lord

Richard Lord is an engineer, author, and photographer whose article series on an innovative digital camera controller project will begin in the October issue of Circuit Cellar.  Lord’s Photo-Pal design is an electronic flash-trigger camera controller built around a Microchip … Continue reading