2412 Cedar Elm Lane
Antony E. Brinlee Plano, TX 75075
I am seeking a challenging position with a growing company that will utilize my
broad range of leadership skills in management and project execution, and
technical skills in Electronic Packaging, Hardware, and Software design.
Summary of Skills
Electrical: Power Supply Design (Switcher and Linear), FPGA/CPLD design
(Xilinx, Altera, Actel, Lattice) Schematic and VHDL, Micro controller/Processor
and DSP’s (8051 and derivatives, 68HC05, 68HC11, 68HC12, ST72F323
8086/8088/80186/80386, PIC 16/17/18Cxx, MSP320, AT89, ADSP21xx), Analog,
Digital, RF, Industrial Control Automation.
Mechanical: Extrusions, sheet metal, plastic, milled parts, motor control, 2D
and 3D modeling using AutoCAD, production test equipment (functional and
Software Languages: Assembler for the 8051, 68HC11, PIC 16/17/18Cxx Microchip Line of Controllers, Kiel C for the 8051, IAR C for the 68HC12,
Microsoft Visual C++, Pascal, Delphi, Java (Sun and Microsoft), and Visual Basic,
VHDL, embedded or PC application code, Microsoft Access, DB2, Paradox
Certification Process/Guideline: UL/CSA/VDE, FCC, DO-160, DO-1000, IPC-782,
4/2003-Present Flextronics International Contact: Paul Garrity
Power Systems VP Eng.
640 Shiloh Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
Sr. Member of the Technical Staff.
Technical liaison between the customer and engineering (Dell and HP),
System Architect for Printer and Adapter Platforms
? System Architect, Dell E-Series (65, 90, and 130W ) Adapters
? System Architect, Dell D-Series (65 and 90W ) Adapters
? HP Printing Adapter Architect (Amber, Diamond, Quartz, Agate, Amethyst, Silver Diamond,
? Apple A89 LLC Architect
? (team member) Force 10, 1.2KW Datacom 1U PSU, Voltage drrop current share with FET
? Lexmark High Voltage Power Supply Section
3 output DC/DC +24V to: 0 to -750Vdc, 0 to -1827Vdc, -1350 to +2650Vdc
0.3%Linearity and Accuracy when using a 8-bit PWM input. Flyback/Forward
Topology with Voltage doubler or Quadrupler follower. Accurate current-sense +8uA
+/- 0.2uA flatness over a -450Vdc to +2650 range.
? Microsoft XBOX – 150W forward Converter– This was through my company AEB, Inc.
as a subcontractor.
? AFC BBU – Complete Lead ACID charger/Battery Backup unit for the AFC Fiber to
The Premises Project. This included the development of a highly accurate battery
capacitance algorithm for wide temperature range applications.
? 72W (98W peak) Forward Notebook Adapter 90% efficient at low line
? 108W (150W peak) Forward Notebook Adapter. 90% efficient low line
? Transitioned the Erickson CDMA Base station from development in Boulder to the
Flextronics Plant in Nanjing China. – This was through my company AEB, Inc. as a
? 1200W 48V to 48V DC/DC converter. Current – Fed push-pull.
? Flyback (CCM, DCM, TM, QR, Active Clamp, Resonant Active Clamp,
Half Bridge Resonant Flyback)
? Forward with Coupled Inductor
? Current-Fed Push-Pull
? Series/Parallel Resonant Inverter
? Half Bridge LLC
? Full Bridge Phase shifted
? CCM PFC
? TM/DCM PFC
? Shunt Regulated DC/DC
? Self-Oscillating Flyback – for a high Voltage DC Supply
? Royer – High voltage SIN wave inverter
? High Voltage, Voltage Doubler/Quadrupler circuits
10/2001-4/2003 AEB, Inc. Contact: Antony E. Brinlee
10503 Forrest Lane #140
Dallas, TX 75423
AEB, Inc. is an electronic packaging, hardware and software consulting firm.
? 500W Metal Halide Electronic Ballast
This is a dual 250W Metal Halide Ballast. 92% Efficient.
? Low Cost EL Display Driver
This design needed to generate a 200Vdc bus voltage from a coin-cell battery to
power a 2 segment EL patch for the advertising industry.
? IR Based Mall Traffic Counter
4/2000-10/2001 Enfora, Inc. Contact: Phillip Raymond th661 E. 18 Street Dir. Mobile
Plano, TX 75074
? Lead Hardware Engineer
Worked with Sales, Marketing, Executive Management and other
engineering teams to define concept, features, and footprint of new
products. Directed a team of engineers (software, hardware, and
mechanical) and technicians to design and test product based on the
above guidelines and required time tables. Successfully completed
the following programs:
Skyview – Embedded GPS module
Pocket Spider – Compact Flash CDPD modem, Production Test
Equipment for high volume runs
Habanero – Portfolio IR based CDPD modem
Jalapeno – Modular IR platform for the CDPD/GPRS RF modems.
? Technologies involved:
DC/DC converter design (10 watts)
Battery Chargers for Lithium Ion and Lithium Polymer Batteries
FPGA Design for the CDPD Modem and Compact Flash interface
Power management (quiescent supply current of 17 ?A)
Low Power consumption Battery Operated Equipment design
Micro-power analog design
9/1998-4/2000 Media Recovery, Inc. Contact: Clint
804 Loving Highway Engineering Manager
Graham, TX 75450
? Directed new Product Development and Sustaining Engineering
? Directed the Development of the following products
Shockswitch RF -- 450MHz remote controlled Forklift Controller
Shockswitch ID – 8051 Based Forklift Controller with Ibutton ?
access and control
Shockswitch IDRF – Shockswitch ID ? unit with RF telemetry
access (spread spectrum 900MHz).
Temp-Alert – Thermocron Ibutton based shelf life calculation
product. Patent pending.
? Technologies involved:
DC/DC converter design, high voltage transient suppression, tri-axial
accelerometer, 8051 FPGA based in-circuit re-programmability,
Dallas semiconductor Ibutton integration, Production Test fixture
? Produced complete documentation including users manuals.
9/1996-9/1998 Flextronics International Contact: Steve Wisner
1300 Glenville Engineering Manager
Lead Design Engineer
? Projection TV controller. New technology using a prism mounted to an LCD display
with a high intensity light
source to do the projection.
? Irrigation controller for golf courses
? ADSL lighting controller for Electronic signs. Half mile, 20MHz bandwidth
differential mode, 2500 Watts per sign panel. Each panel individually addressable
with 16 gray scale codes for full motion video. PCI Bus based.
? HVAC Analyzer for residential and small businesses. Used integral RTD self heating
to measure air flow. Was about 10x more accurate than conventional hot-wire
technologies. Patent awarded.
? Mechanical design for each of these.
12/1988-9/1996 AEB, Inc. Contact:Antony E. Brinlee
10362 Miller Rd. Owner
Dallas, TX 75150
AEB, Inc. is an electronic packaging, hardware and software consulting firm. Some of the projects
? Pitch to MIDI converter 8051 based. Patent awarded.
? Antenna positioning system for a defense company.
? Electronic navigation system for a helicopter.
? Electronic module to replace the flight engineer in the Boeing 727.
? Multiple down-hole tools for the oil industry.
? Personal Security device. Spread Spectrum, 13-mile range. 2.4Ghz. Base station
and personal device design.
6/85-9/1988 Precision Circuit Technology Contact:
No address available Out of Business
? In charge of scheduling, PCB design, photo-plotting services, engineering services
? Gerber Aperture and laser based photo-plotters, AutoCAD, Calay workstations
1981-1985 University Of Tulsa
Available on request.