New Appointment to Advisory Board - Dr. Barbin
||Upcom Technologies Inc. announced today their addition of Prof. Dr. Silvio Ernesto Barbin as a Senior Member to the company’s Advisory Board.
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||Feb 14, 2007
|News Story :
||San Jose, February 14th 2007
Upcom Technologies Inc., a San Jose, CA based developer and manufacturer of ground-based equipment for satellite telecommunications, announced today their addition of Prof. Dr. Silvio Ernesto Barbin as a Senior Member to the company’s Advisory Board.
Prof. Barbin is a scientist and entrepreneur in the area of Microwave technologies applied to satellite and terrestrial telecommunications.
Professor Barbin holds joint appointments as Research Professor at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the University of New Mexico, as well as Professor at University of Sao Paulo in Brazil. Dr. Barbin holds senior position at the SBMO- Brazilian Society of Microwave and Optoelectronics Engineering, as Regional Chapter Coordinator at the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society,
Prof. Barbin is a seasoned scientist and entrepreneur in the area of Microwave technologies applied to satellite and terrestrial telecommunications
His educational background includes Electrical Engineering, MSc and PhD in Electrical Engineering by University of Sao Paulo – USP in Brazil, as well as post-doctorate courses at the University of New Mexico. Before focusing on the academic career, Prof. Barbin had an extensive and successful professional path leading Research and Development projects of microwave devices and equipment for satellite & terrestrial telecommunications, including SSPAs and specialized antennas, in Brazil and Germany.
Upcom Technologies welcomes Dr. Barbin to its Advisory Board. His tremendous depth of experience in engineering, research and microwave communications, combined with his leadership and business acumen will be invaluable to Upcom’s success
“I am happy to be a part of Upcom Technologies in this capacity,” said Dr. Barbin. “Furthermore, I believe that Upcom Technologies with its current engineering design team is in a great position to offer breakthrough technologies for the satellite and broadcasting markets.”