Mr. Andy Bartfay is a co-founder of 908 Devices and serves as Director of Hardware Development. His 25 years of electronics design experience spans a diverse range of applications and technologies. In particular, he has significant experience with integrated systems for handheld and portable platforms and has been responsible for the complete electronic design of several successful handheld products. His specific capabilities include chip and board-level design, high speed digital and mixed signal design, embedded computers and firmware, high reliability and mil-spec systems, all aspects of electronic product manufacturing, and agency approval testing. Andy has supplied design services or complete products to a broad range of customers including Perkin Elmer, Ahura Scientific, Philips Medical, Boeing, Disney, Lockheed and the US government. Andy earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Rochester and has two patents granted or pending.