Clive (Max) Maxfield

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    • Member Type(s): Expert
    • Title:EE Times/All Programmable Planet
    • Organization:UBM Electronics
    • Area of Expertise:Control Engineering

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My Expertise

    My Expertise

      Area(s) of expertise: Control Engineering
      Summary of expertise:
      Editor EE Times Programmable Logic Designline
      Editor EE Times Microcontroller Designline
      Editor in Chief Deusm/UBM All Programmable Planet

      My BSc is in Control Engineering. I have designed everything from microprocessors to mainframe computers, and ASICs to PCBs. I have spent 30+ years in the EDA industry, including Digital/Analog Engineering/Marketing roles. I have written books on Electronics, Computers, FPGA Design, and 3D Computer Graphics (Do a search for "Clive Maxfield" on Amazon for more information.

      I'm generally considered to be reasonably knowledgeable about the technologies used to design, implement, and verify FPGA and ASIC/ASSP/SoC devices..
      Books/articles published:

      Too numerous to mention

      Bebop to the Boolean Boogie (An Unconventional Guide to Electronics)
      Bebop BYTES Back (An
      Unconventional Guide to Computers)
      How Computers Do Math
      EDA: Where Electronics Begins
      The Design Warrior's Guide to FPGAs
      FPGAs: Instant Access

      Prior media experience:
      Have worked as an editor or a contributing editor for a number of publications, including EE Times and Chip Design Magazine. Have also contributed articles to ED, EDN, Printed Circuit Design and Manufacture, Xcell Journal, and many more
      Educational background:
      BSc in Control Engineering from Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, England

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