David B. Rutledge
Kiyo and Eiko Tomiyasu Professor of Electrical Engineering
Director, Lee Center for Advanced Networking
MS 139-93, California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA 91125
B.A., Mathematics, Williams College, 1973; M.A., Electrical Sciences, Cambridge University, 1975; Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1980.
Dr. Rutledge is working in the field of microwave and millimeter-wave circuits and antennas. His research has been in developing integrated-circuit antennas, imaging arrays, quasi-optical systems, software for computer-aided design and measurement, and high-frequency switching power amplifiers.
At Caltech, he is the director of the Lee Center for Advanced Networking, which sponsors projects in network modeling, electronic services, wireless networks, optical communications, RF integrated circuits, and smart antennas. He has been a consultant for the Aerospace Corporation, Hypres, Litton, the Army Night Vision Laboratory, United Technologies, and TRW. He is coauthor with Scott Wedge, Richard Compton, and Andreas Gerstlauer, of the popular microwave computer-aided design package, Puff, which has sales of over 30,000 copies worldwide. He is the author of The Electronics of Radio, published by Cambridge University Press.
Professor Rutledge has received the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship, Teaching Award from the Associated Students of Caltech, Distinguished Lecturer from the Antennas and Propagation Society, Microwave Prize from the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, Distinguished Educator Award from the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society, Doug DeMaw Award of the ARRL, and 3rd Millennium Award of the IEEE. He is Fellow of the IEEE, and the previous editor of Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques.