Brett A. Tucker was born in Elizabeth, NJ, on January 13, 1951. He received the B.S. degree in physics from the California Institute of Technology in 1973. In 1980 he joined Watfrin-Johnson Company, Palo Alto, CA, where he has been working on the design of monolithic GaAs MIC’S as well as broad-band hybrid amplifiers. He is also currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of California at Berkeley, where his area of research is microwave applications of Josephson junctions. Mr. Tucker is a member of Tau Beta Pi.