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True Circuits, Inc. (TCI) develops and markets a broad range of industry leading PLL, DLL and DDR PHY hard macros for ICs for the semiconductor, systems and electronics industries. Since 1998, TCI has distinguished itself as the technology leader in the timing IP space, and its PLLs and DLLs are used extensively around the world in its customers\' products with production volumes well into the billions.\r\n

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John Maneatis is TCI's co-founder, President, and Chief Technologist. He holds a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from U.C. Berkeley, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. John brings 31 years of experience to TCI in analog and digital circuit design and is world renowned for his work in the area of Phase-Locked Loop design. Prior to co-founding the company, he was a lead circuit designer at Silicon Graphics in their advanced microprocessor design group.