Steve G. Bandy received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Walla Walla College in 1965 and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University in 1970. He joined the Varian Research Center of Varian Associates in Palo Alto, CA, in 1969 and has since been responsible for advanced studies on 111-V discrete FETs for use in low-noise and power applications. In 1975, he was appointed manager of the Microwave Device Group, and in 1985 he became manager of the Microwave Circuits and Devices Group of the Research Center. Dr. Brandy is a member of Sigma Xi.