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Frederic Jaffre

Frederic Jaffre

Research Engineer

Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3502


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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 10

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


M.S. SeaTech, Toulon (France), 2003, Electrical Engineering

Research Interests

Underwater instrumentation design; control systems; analog and digital electronics; signal processing.

Research Statement

More than ten years of experience in the design of ocean instruments and underwater vehicles; low power analog and digital design, ORCAD, and firmware coding (T1 DSP, PIC, x86), for underwater applications. Maintain accurate bills of materials and process sheets, write engineering change orders, and work with manufacturing to trouble shoot board and system level problems. 


Project management, variety of software such as Orcad schematics and layout, Matlab, Code Composer for programing DSPs and PICs. Know C++, Assembly and higher level programming languages.


French, English