Please note the time change to 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (10:00 a.m. Pacific) for our Ask the Experts session coming up on March 26.
We have two of the best expert mentors around, with Bob Dobkin and Howard Skolnik. Here are their biographies:
Bob Dobkin, VP Engineering and CTO, Linear Technology
Prior to 1999, Bob Dobkin was responsible for all new product development at Linear. Before founding Linear Technology in 1981, he was director of advanced circuit development at National Semiconductor for 11 years. He has been intimately involved in the development of high-performance linear integrated circuits for over 30 years and has generated many industry-standard circuits. Mr. Dobkin holds more than 100 patents pertaining to linear ICs and has authored more than 50 articles and papers. He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Howard Skolnik, IC Designer, Burr-Brown (ret.)
Howard Skolnik has worked in the electronics industry since 1960. His experience includes microwave test instruments, military communications systems, and analog IC design. He is now retired, but worked at Harris Semiconductor, Advanced Micro Devices, Burr-Brown, and Texas Instruments where he held positions in circuit design and marketing. Mr. Skolnik has published many technical papers and articles and lectured worldwide on instrumentation and IC design.
Future Ask the Experts
Don’t miss our next three tutorials:
- April 23 at 1:00 p.m. EDT on Linear Regulators
- May 21 at 1:00 p.m. EDT on Voltage and Current Sources
- June 18 at 1:00 p.m. EDT on Op Amps