California Department of Transportation
Coronado Bridge Carquinez Bridge San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge Richmond San Rafael Bridge

Materials Engineering and Testing Services

Office of Roadway Materials Testing
Instrumentation Services Branch

The Instrumentation Services branch provides instrumentation and consulting services to customers within Caltrans.

Edmund Ung - Senior Electronics Engineer, Branch Chief
 

Edmund Ung, P.E.

Senior Electronics Engineer, Branch Chief

 

 

Karim Mirza - Electrical Engineering Technician III
Eric Jacobson - Electrical Engineering Technician III

Karim Mirza

Electrical Engineering Technician III

Eric Jacobson

Electrical Engineering Technician III

SERVICES PROVIDED:

Instrumentation

Structural instrumentation services

  • Install electronic sensors to measure engineering parameters on structures.
  • Setup instrumentation and record data using computerized data acquisition equipment.
  • Reduce and report data for engineering analysis.

Equipment Repair

Repair and calibrate electronic and electro-mechanical equipment

  • Pavement deflectometers
  • Skid testers
  • Traffic congestion monitors
  • Strain indicators
  • Laboratory test equipment

   Electronic Design and Consulting Services

Perform electronic design in support of instrumentation related activities

  • Bridge scour monitoring systems
  • Snow avalanche control systems
  • Vehicle crash test electronics