About the Authors :
Alan Bensky MScEE (Chapter 19) is an electronics engineering guide with over
25 years of expertise in analog and digital design, administration, and advertising and marketing.
Specializing in wi-fi circuits and methods, Bensky has carried out tasks for
various army and client purposes. He’s the writer of Quick-range Wi-fi
Communication, Second Version , printed by Elsevier, 2004, and has written a number of
articles in worldwide and native publications. He has taught programs and provides lectures
on radio engineering subjects. Bensky is a senior member of IEEE.
John Hen BSc (Hons), CEng, CMath, CSci, FIET, MIEE, FIIE, FIMA, FCollT Royal
Naval Faculty of Marine Engineering, HMS Sultan, Gosport; previously College of
Portsmouth and Highbury School, Portsmouth, U.Okay., (Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Appendix A) is the writer of Electrical Circuit Concept and Know-how, and over 120
textbooks on engineering and mathematical topics, is the previous Head of Utilized
Electronics within the College of Know-how at Highbury School, Portsmouth, U.Okay.
Extra just lately, he has mixed freelance lecturing on the College of Portsmouth,
with technical writing and Chief Examiner obligations for Metropolis and Guilds
Telecommunication Rules and Arithmetic, and inspecting for the Worldwide
John Hen is at the moment a Senior Coaching Supplier on the Royal Naval Faculty of Marine
Engineering within the Defence School of Marine and Air Engineering at H.M.S. Sultan,
Gosport, Hampshire, U.Okay. The varsity, which serves the Royal Navy, is one in every of Europe’s
largest engineering coaching institutions.
Invoice Bolton (Chapter 18, Appendix B.) is the writer of Management Methods , and lots of
engineering textbooks, together with the best-selling books Programmable Logic Controllers
(Newnes) and Mechatronics (Pearson—Prentice-Corridor), and has previously been a senior
lecturer in a School of Know-how, Head of Analysis, Growth and Monitoring
on the Enterprise and Technician Training Council, a member of the Nuffi eld Superior
Physics Mission, and a guide on a British Authorities Technician Training Mission
in Brazil and on Unesco tasks in Argentina and Thailand.
Izzat Darwazeh (Chapter 9) is the creator of Introduction to Linear Circuit Evaluation and
Modelling . He holds the College of London Chair of Communications Engineering
within the Division of Digital and Electrical at UCL. He obtained his fi rst diploma
in Electrical Engineering from the College of Jordan in 1984 and the MSc and
PhD levels, from the College of Manchester Institute of Science and Expertise
(UMIST), in 1986 and 1991, respectively. He labored as a analysis Fellow on the
College of Wales-Bangor—U.Ok. from 1990 until 1993, researching very excessive velocity
optical techniques and circuits. He was a Senior Lecturer in Optoelectronic Circuits and
Programs within the Division at Electrical Engineering and Electronics at UMIST. He
moved to UCL in October 2001 the place he’s at the moment the Head of Communications
and Info System (CIS) group and the Director of UCL Telecommunications for
Trade Programme. He’s a Fellow of the IET and a Senior Member of the IEEE.
His instructing covers facets of wi-fi and optical fi bre communications,
telecommunication networks, digital circuits and excessive velocity built-in circuits
and MMICs. He lectures extensively within the U.Ok. and abroad. His analysis pursuits are
primarily within the areas of wi-fi system design and implementation, excessive velocity optical
communication techniques and networks, microwave circuits and MMICs for optical fi bre
functions and in cellular and wi-fi communication circuits and techniques. He has
authored/co-authored greater than 120 analysis papers. He has co-authored (with Luis
Moura) a e book on Linear Circuit Evaluation and Modelling (Elsevier 2005) and is the
co-editor of the IEE e book on Analogue Optical Communications (IEE 1995). He
collaborates with varied telecommunications and digital industries within the U.Ok. and
abroad and has acted as a advisor to numerous tutorial, industrial, fi nancial and
Walt Kester (Chapters 16, 17) is the creator of Blended-Sign and DSP Design Methods .
He’s a company employees functions engineer at Analog Gadgets. For over 35 years at
Analog Gadgets, he has designed, developed, and given functions help for highspeed ADCs, DACs, SHAs, op amps, and analog multiplexers. Apart from writing many
papers and articles, he ready and edited eleven main functions books which type the
foundation for the Analog Gadgets world-wide technical seminar collection together with the subjects of
op amps, knowledge conversion, energy administration, sensor sign conditioning, mixed-signal,
and sensible analog design methods. He is also the editor of The Information Conversion
Handbook , a 900 web page complete e book on knowledge conversion revealed in 2005 by
Elsevier. Walt has a BSEE from NC State College and MSEE from Duke College.