Brian Walker, Senior RF Design Engineer at Copper Mountain technologies will present "Intro to VNAs with Interesting Radio Broadcast Use Case" to the Spokane, WA chapter of SBE. The presentation will provide a basic introduction to VNAs, how they work, and the role they play for broadcast engineers. We will also highlight a specific VNA use case involving measurements of a high-power antenna.
Senior RF Design Engineer
Brian Walker is the Senior RF Engineer at Copper Mountain Technologies where he helps customers to resolve technical issues and works to develop new solutions for applications of VNAs in test and measurement. Previously, he was the Manager of RF design at Bird Electronics, where he managed a team of RF Designers and designed new and innovative products. Prior to that he worked for Motorola Component Products Group and was responsible for the design of ceramic comb-line filters for communications devices. Brian graduated from the University of New Mexico, has 40 years of RF Design experience, and has authored 3 U.S. Patents.