Last Updated: 17 January 2013 17 January 2013

HRB Systems (now Raytheon)HRB-logo-250x60

Responsible for developing man-machine interfaces for signal processing equipment including system, hardware, firmware and software design. Successfully brought two major projects (RTSA and Outreach) from inception to completion. Designed digital hardware including designs with embedded microprocessors, bit-sliced processors, high speed vector drawing hardware, plasma display video interfaces, operator input device interfaces, peripheral interfaces, and gate arrays. Firmware design included graphics processor microcode, image transformation microcode, and operator input device scanning firmware. Software system development included screen management software, simulation software, event management software, image processing software, device drivers and a multi-tasking kernel. Software based on 68000 VME cards and VAXs running VAXEln. Responsible for code management and performance analysis. Staff member assisting in VAX computer operations and CAE operations. Top Secret clearance with Extended Background Investigation.

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outreach-logo-400x291Outreach (marketed as DARAD - Digital Analysis Receiver and Demodulator) is a general purpose receiver, signal processor and demodulator which enables a signal analyst to perform a variety of signal processing functions including signal conditioning, tuning, time and frequency domain filtering, equalization, and demodulation of wide bandwidth signals in both classical and newly emerging modulation schemes. - Outreach marketing brochure



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RTSA is a signal analysis tool used to make fine grain, real-time measurements of  radar signals in an extremely dense environment. - RTSA marketing brochure

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HRB Systems - Resume for David G. DeGroote