Clyde R. Visser, P.E. is a senior electronics engineer at Physical Optics Corporation. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) with emphasis in Computer Engineering received from the California Polytechnic University at Pomona. He has over 30 years engineering experience in the telecommunication, data communication, medical, and power conversion systems industries using embedded systems. He holds one patent, is a licensed electrical engineer, and holds a Technician class amateur radio license. He is also a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and is licensed to pratice electrical engineering in the state of California.
Mr. Visser has been designing with FPGAs (Field Programmable Gate Arrays) and PLDs (Programmable Logic Devices) for the majority of his career. He has been designing FPGA logic using VHDL for the past 15 years. He has also taught courses in Embedded Systems Architecture, VHDL Design and Modeling of Digital Systems, and Digital Signal Processing with FPGA's at UC Irvine Extension for the past nine years.