PROFILES: Bob Stepha

Bob Stepha is currently engaged in the preparation of complex patent applications as a Technology Specialist with the firm.

Education

Bob Stepha has a BA in Physics (thesis in General Relativity), and a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering, with additional graduate work in Materials Science.

Experience

Bob Stepha has unique technical qualifications, including more than a decade of integrated circuit (IC) design and fabrication experience, in addition to over ten years of software engineering and computer science experience.

In chip design, Bob Stepha has extensive experience in all phases of chip design and development, including circuit design, logic design, systems architecture, system simulation, high level design specification, high-level and low-level logic modeling, library development, CAD tool development, CAD process flow, circuit timing optimization, power modeling, device simulation, device layout, device modeling, statistical yield analysis, and fabrication.

In software engineering, Bob Stepha has extensive experience in software development, with application to a wide variety of problem domains including numerical methods, user interface design, graphics, language design, real-time simulation, analog signal processing, digital signal processing (DSP), machine learning, neural networks, data modeling, data interpretation, and statistical analysis.

Bob Stepha also worked at the premier chip design facility for a major defense contractor.

At a major computer manufacturer, Bob Stepha was the senior design engineer responsible for the design and testing of VLSI memory and logic chips.

At a major supercomputer manufacturer, Bob Stepha led a team responsible for developing and verifying the methodology that the company used to produce an advanced multi-processor VLSI supercomputing chip set.

Concurrent with his career as an engineer, Bob Stepha served as a principle and member on the board of directors of a software startup.

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