Opptex has provided engineering support to upgrade existing engine fuel control functions for the SMART-1 aircraft. In particular, engineering support to reverse engineer first generation analog and transistor type engine fuel control system. This systems upgrade has provided reliable and best of breed engine fuel control system in supporting the SMART-1 Jet in their role to the US military and other governmental agencies.
-30 years experience designing microprocessor controls, test systems, RF, analog, digital and fiber optic systems
- building jet engine controllers for US missle defense (www.smart-1.us)
- Completed a propulsion system analysis for Light Rail system (Dallas Rapid Transit in 2012)
- 5 US patents in fiber optics
-Designs include bomb disposal robots (Code of Silence), Oilfield controls, Verizon FIOS test systems, fiber optic inspection, telecom testers, & much more