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Farhad A. | Elance
 
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Farhad A.

Expert in FPGA, SoC
   France
  |   Juan Les Pins, CdA
  |  5:43 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $55

I am expert in high speed FPGA and ASIC deisng in VHDL.

I have a professional working knowledge of multi-million gate FPGAs including with focus on
* Hard and Soft core PCIe (2G (\5Gbps), 3G @ 8Gbps)
* USB2, USB3
* HDMI, SDI Audio Video
* 10G bit Ethernet
* Custom design multi-gigabit serial interface using Xilinx/Altera transceivers
* Design optimization for Xilinx (V7, UltraScale Virtex/Kintex) and Altera (Stratix 10, V, IV)

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Oct 15, 2013|Other - Engineering & Manufacturing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

VHDL design in Mentor Graphics HDL designer for a HDMI analyzer
Project done for a customer who needed an embedded processor inside their FPGA to...
Spartan 3A based design for testing 4 different memories based on various...
Project done for a customer who needed an embedded processor inside their FPGA to...
Using EDK and ISE and Mentor Graphics HDL designer, the design was done in record time...

Skills (7)

Tested
Electronic Design
Digital Electronics
PCB Design
FPGA Design
PCIe
ASIC
SoC

Service Description

With over 20 years of experience in specification, design, manufacturing and support of products in Sweden, US, Ireland and France we can convert your ideas into fully working products in a very short time.


We can take your idea into mass production with professionally written documentation for your internal use and for your customers.
Our abilities includes but not limited to:
- Design specification
- Technology and component choice
- Design of HW
- Schematic capture in Orcad, EAGLE and many other CAD tools
- PCB design in Altium Designer, Orcard or EAGLE
- Prototype manufacturing and testing
- Low level C and Assembly programming for test and high level applications
- Technical documentation with detailed description of solution/function/interface

We can deliver complete solution for your company at a much shorter time by choosing alternative technical solutions such as OTS products or soft-core CPUs inside the FPGAs.

(between 5%-10% of our fees will always got to "Taaluma women" http://www.taaluma.net to support their educaitonal activities in Ghana and other parts of Africa).

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Employment

SeemaConsulting
self-employed-senior HW design engineer
2010 - Present
Working on various FPGA and embedded HW projects.
Cadence
Expert FPGA engineer
2013 - 2013
Worked at Cadence office in Livingston, Scotland to adapt their PCIe Gen 3 IP into Xilinx Virtex 7 devices using Vivado design tools. Managed to get the design mapped 1 lane PCIe Gen3 at...
Texas Instrument
Senior FPGA emulation IP verification engineer
2008 - 2009
Texas Instrument
OMAP HW/SW level 2 Support engineer
2006 - 2008
Texas Instrument
Senior ASIC design engineer
2005 - 2005
ABB Industrial Systems
Senior HW design engineer
2003 - 2004
Tellabs
Lead Engineer HW design
1999 - 2002
Ericsson Radio Acccess
Senior HW design engineer
1995 - 1999
ABB Traction
HW design engineer
1990 - 1994
Work in a team to design a new distributed traction control for a IR4 and IC3 trains for Denmark, Korea and Turkey. The same train was later used in Sweden and Norway.

Education

Mälardalens Universitet
BSc in Applied Computer science,
1987 - 1990

Keywords

FPGA Electronics VHDL Modelsim Xilinx Altera Rapidprototyping Microblaze ARM Cortex PCB Schematic Embedded STM32 ETHERNET HDMI Linux GSM GPS Android WiFi SPI MPEG HDMI Ethernet Altium OrCAD Zynq Quartus Vivado ISE Synopsis HDLDESIGNER PCIe USB3 Zynq Zedboard Paladium Zebu IP SoC Transceiver
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