Richardson RFPD Inc. announces its participation and schedule of presentations at the 2013 IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS), to be held in Seattle, Washington, June 2-7, 2013.

At its booth #620, Richardson RFPD will host a full slate of 15-minute presentations and Q&A sessions featuring the leading innovators and suppliers of RF, Wireless and Energy technologies. The diverse lineup of presentations covers everything from the latest GaN developments, to military and aerospace applications, and a host of new products from the industry's leading suppliers. The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - Richardson RFPD Booth #620



Presentation Topic


10:00 A.M.


GaN RF Power Transistors for Avionics and Radar

Jerry Chang, Director of Engineering

11:00 A.M.


Market-Tested GaN Innovation from TriQuint

Grant Wilcox, Product Marketing Manager

1:00 P.M.

M/A-COM Technology Solutions Inc.

High Power GaN in Small Packages

Paul Beasly, Product Manager

2:00 P.M.

Nitronex, LLC

GaN on Si, Hitting Commercial Stride

Raymond A. Baker, Applications Engineer

3:00 P.M.

Freescale Semiconductor

Freescale RF Power Expands Market Focus

John Powell, Marketing & Business Development, RF Power Products

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - Richardson Booth #620



Presentation Topic


10:00 A.M.

Mobile Experts LLC

Hear The Latest Analysis

Joe Madden, Principal Analyst

11:00 A.M.

Peregrine Semiconductor

Peregrine’s Latest STeP8 UltraCMOS® Technology Delivers Unmatched Performance

Rodd Novak, Chief Marketing Officer

1:00 A.M.

W.L. Gore & Associates, Inc

Performance Over Time

Robert M. John, Product Specialist

2:00 P.M.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

Low Noise Amplifiers for Mil/Aero and Infrastructure

Alan Ake, Applications Engineering Manager

3:00 P.M.

United Monolithic Semiconductors (UMS)

UMS: Update on Latest MMIC Product Development

Jean-Pierre Viaud, Product Business Unit Manager

4:00 P.M.

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)

Accurately Determine the RF Power of Your Signal

Larry Hawkins, Analog Devices RFG Business Development Manager

For additional information on presenter biographies, please click here.

In addition to the scheduled presentations, Richardson RFPD will host a series of Design Advisor Meetings at its booth. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the experts and talk with them without the need for an appointment. The lineup of Design Advisor Meetings includes:

  • Tuesday, June 4, 9:00 A.M.: Arpad Takacs, Radiall, Regional Sales Manager, West Coast
  • Tuesday, June 4, 4:00 P.M.: Glenn Eswein, ANADIGICS, Director of Marketing, Infrastructure Products
  • Wednesday, June 5, 9:00 A.M.: Amar Ganwani, Carlisle Interconnect, RF Product Manager

For additional presentation details and information on the presenters, please visit Richardson RFPD's IMS 2013 webpage.

Other highlights of Richardson RFPD's IMS 2013 participation include:

  • Richardson RFPD's presenter schedule will be included in the delegate bags that all IMS 2013 attendees will receive at the entrance doors of the symposium.
  • Visitors to the Richardson RFPD booth may register to win Beats Wireless headphones and a JAMBOX™ by Jawbone® ultra-portable speaker.
  • Daily Twitter coverage @Richardson_RFPD.