Edward A. Keehr received the S.B. and M. Eng degrees in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, in 2001 and 2002 respectively. He received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA in 2011.
From 1999 to 2002, he held summer internships with QUALCOMM, Incorporated, San Diego, CA as part of the MIT VI-A internship program. From 2002 to 2005 he worked at QUALCOMM as a full-time Design Engineer specializing in analog and mixed-signal circuits. From 2010 to 2013 he was a Project Manager/Project Technical Lead at AyDeeKay LLC, Laguna Niguel, CA working on serial data link and power management circuits and systems for automotive applications. Since 2013 he has served as President and Consultant at Superlative Semiconductor LLC, Carlsbad, CA, a design consultancy specializing in analog, mixed-signal, and RF integrated circuits and systems.
Dr. Keehr is a member of Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu. He was the recipient of an NDSEG Fellowship in 2005 and the Analog Devices Outstanding Student Designer Award in 2006. He received 2nd Place in the Student Paper Competition at the 2010 IEEE Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits Symposium. In 2011, he received the Charles Wilts Prize for outstanding independent research in electrical engineering leading to a Ph.D. at Caltech.