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Senior Technical Editor

Senior Technical Editor covering test and measurement for EDN and EE Times, October 2013 to present. Senior technical editor, Test & Measurement World from 1992 to 2012. EDN Design Ideas editor, 2008 to 2011 (I paid my dues). Editor of The Connecting Edge from 29 Oct 2012 to 13 Sept 2013 (I paid my dues). On September 27 2013, I became editor of EDN Test & Measurement DesignCenter and EE Times Test & Measurement DesignLine. Wrote six songs about life as an engineer: * The Measurement Blues * The Lab in the Corner * Check designs for EMI Early * Electrical Heroes * Below a GigaHertz * Red Eye Jedi Follow the EDN T&M Design Center on twitter @TMW_Community and follow me at @measurementblue. We're also on LinkedIn with the Test & Measurement World group.


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  • 07.17.2014
  • Still made in the USA
  • "The huge increase in productivity means we don’t need as many workers in manufacturing, even though output has climbed." So increased productivity has resulted in fewer workers and those with manufacturing jobs make less money, thanks in part to engineers who develop the automation technologies.
  • 10.28.2013
  • How to think in dB
  • Eric, We're running Friday T&M quizzes on EE Times T&M Designline. I'm saving something from this article to use as a question. If you'd like to contribute 4-5 multiple-choice questions on signal itegrity and/or test & measurement, please let me know. Here's a link to a recent Friday quiz. http://www.eetimes.com/author.asp?section_id=36&doc_id=1322945 Everyone is welcome to submit a question or five for a future quiz. Contact me at martin.rowe@ubm.com.
  • 07.04.2014
  • Test gets no respect
  • Scott, What type of products do you typically test? What type of DAQ systems do you use to test?
  • 07.03.2014
  • Product Tryout: NI VirtualBench
  • Michael, Not sure what you mean by "pulling down." The rear-panel USB connector pulls straight out once you loosen the thumbscrew.
  • 06.28.2014
  • The $11 spectrum analyzer & SDR
  • jimfordbroadcom, Please consider writing an article about the results of your evaluations. Contact me at martin.rowe@ubm.com. thanks.