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Chris Angove is an independent and highly experienced MSc qualified chartered electronics engineer who is represented by Faraday Consultancy Limited (FCL). He is a hands-on engineer, having successfully completed many assignments for clients including Thales Defence, Safran Power, EADS Astrium, BAE Systems, Cubic Transportation, Plextek, Allen Vanguard UK, Arqiva, Axell Wireless and C-MAC Micro Technology. His specialist skills are in high speed digital design and development, communications and radar systems. His design experience covers components through to major systems including support activities in test and evaluation, software and firmware, controlled documentation, technical presentations, design/test specifications, EMC and LVD compliance.

Achievements summary:

RF and microwave design and development: challenging bug fixes, component and system evaluation and implementation.

RF over optical fibre.

High speed digital design and interfacing.

Hardware performance simulation and analyses: presentations and recommendations.

Systems level design, development and implementation: stand-alone hardware, terrestrial, in-building and space environments.

Development of demonstrator hardware supported by targeted R&D and fully referenced paper studies.

Authorship of configured deliverable documentation: application notes, datasheets, design specifications, acceptance test plans and procedures.

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Background   Useful Information    
Who are you and what do you do? S Parameters and Power Gain Definitions (363 KB PDF) Noise Figure of an Attenuator (131 KB PDF)
How can you help my project/company? Smith Charts Tutorial plus Examples (6 MB PDF) S Parameters (120 KB PDF)
Which clients/companies have you supported in the past? Reference Books Transmission Lines (135 KB PDF)
Who is this guy Chris Angove? Interesting Articles with Comments  
Can I have a copy of Chris's CV?   Power Amplifiers   Digital Audio Broadcast
Why should I use your services instead of those from company X?   Fiber Optic Systems   Thermal noise in cascaded stages with examples (120 KB PDF) 
What sort of work have you done for previous companies?   Complex Discrete Fourier Transform Example (117 KB PDF)    Noise and Distortion
What about documentation and note keeping?   Phase Locked Loops   Interesting Landscapes and Pictures
How can you ensure we retain the skills learnt whilst you are with us?   Antenna Fundamentals (513 KB PDF)   Fourier Transforms (248 KB PDF)
How can I be sure of confidentiality?   CDFT of Regular Pulses (176 KB PDF)   High Speed Transmission Lines (919 KB PDF)
What is your company philosophy?   RF Components and Circuit Design   Useful Equations
Do you provide services directly or through an agency?   Overview of LTE/LTE-A (270 KB PDF)   Do you really mean RMS power? (84 KB PDF) 
How much will you charge?   High Speed Digital    
Why can't you give me more details on your work with client X? Global Positioning Systems Synthesizers
What facilities do you have? Low Noise Amplifiers
What policies do you have in place for protection of the environment?   Disclaimer

 

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