Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan

SPRL Engineers and Staff

Curt Cooper

Electronics Design Engineer
Office: 1108 SRB
Phone: 763-6206
Fax: 763-5567


Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering, Walla Walla College



Analog circuit designs, VHDL FPGA logic design, and digital circuit design.


  • C/C++ programming
  • System level integration/test
  • ABEL programming
  • VHDL FPGA logic design
  • Digital circuit design
  • Analog circuit design
  • Low voltage power design

Personal Introduction

  • Flight Instruments 
    • TOMS
    • GSCMS
    • TIDI
    • ProSeds
    • FIPS
    • SAM

Specializations and Research Interests

Accomplished electronics design engineer.  Space based instrument designs include high reliability, radiation tolerant analog and digital circuits capable of operating in space.

  • Analog designs with low noise precision analog circuits for precision motion control servos, transducer signal conditioning, and charge sensitive amplifiers
  • Digital designs which include microprocessor systems design, FPGA design using VHDL for logic synthesis and test bench code for simulation
Updated: 2008-04-01