About

The Experts in Electromagnetic Engineering Services

Our strategy is to develop a partnership and relationship with our clients, vendors, and suppliers. We don’t endorse specific EMC products or EMC testing services. However, we work with various companies that offer high-quality work and products.

More than just consulting, Andre Consulting is committed to providing our customers with a complete package of services, including:

Analysis of the Cause of EMI Issues

Evaluation of Possible Resolutions for Compatibility

Risk Analysis of the Resolution

Analysis of Hardware Weakness and Recommendations

Clear and Concise Reports

Easy Methods to Perform In-House Evaluation and Testing

Training of Personnel in EMC Engineering

Electrostatic Discharge Engineering and Training

Guest Lectures

Approach

We strive to find solutions quickly, with an eye for manufacturability and cost-effectiveness. In sound design, our company uses the best equipment available in the budget allowed to obtain the highest-quality sound possible.

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Patrick G. AndréꟷPrincipal Consultant

Mr. André has a strong ability in the test and measurement area of EMC. He is familiar with a wide variety of test equipment and test techniques, and is the principal consultant of Andre Consulting, specializing in:

  • Inductor and Capacitor Usage
  • Filter Design
  • Cable Routing/Wiring/Shielding
  • Design and Material Usage

In 1982, he received his physics degree from Seattle University and has worked in the EMC field for more than 35 years. Mr. André is iNARTE-certified as both an Electromagnetic Compatibility Engineer (#EMC-001335-NE) and Electrostatic Discharge Engineer (#ESD-00076-NE).

In 2011, he became a certified Electromagnetic Compatibility Master Design Engineer (#EMCD-00053-ME). In addition, he has worked in the military and aerospace environment for almost 30 years and worked in the commercial electronics environment for the last 15.

He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and EMC Society since 1984. He is a member of the RTCA and supports the SC135 Working Group. He is an iNARTE Certified Engineer in EMC and ESD, and holds a Master Design Engineer Certificate from iNARTE.

Author of EMI Troubleshooting Cookbook for Product Designers, as well as numerous articles for Conformity, In Compliance and other magazines and newsletters.

What Makes Us Special

Competent

We aim to provide excellent engineering solutions in electromagnetic compatibility design, test techniques, and informative training. Andre Consulting specializes in aerospace and military applications. In addition, we’re highly skilled in troubleshooting and problem resolution with an eye on cost as well as manufacturability.

Advanced

Our industry focus includes every facet of the high-tech and engineering market. We have vast experience in the military and aerospace, audio, medical, industrial, and testing industries. Extensive experience in aircraft electronics and space applications.

Papers and Calculators

Helpful Guides

These are basic papers, calculators, and formulas made available to our clients. If you have other questions or needs, you may always contact us for additional information.

From In COMPLIANCE Magazine July 2013
Why didn't I see this Coming?
Harmonics Calculator
Leakage Current and Cap Discharge Calculator

Other papers, information, and calculators available on request.
For advanced calculators and modeling tools, see the excellent people at the Clemson Vehicular Electronics
https://cecas.clemson.edu/cvel/emc/index.html

We are happy to answer any questions you may have.