Volker Mauer

DSP IP Manager, Altera

Volker has a B.Sc. in Information & Communication Systems from Furtwangen University and a M.Sc. in VLSI Design from Bournemouth University.

He previously worked for GEC Plessey Semiconductors and Siemens Semiconductors in the development GPS and GSM chip sets.

He currently works for Altera, where he covers DSP design for several application areas, including communication systems, test and measurement and radar, and is involved in the definition of DSP features for new device families.

Volker is a member of the IET and IEEE, and a Chartered Engineer. He holds more than 20 patents in the area of efficient hardware implementation of DSP functionality.