James Buckwalter, University of California - San Diego (image) University of California - San Diego Share Print E-Mail Caption James Buckwalter, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC San Diego's Jacobs School of Engineering, invented the amplifier and named it the Cascaded Constructive Wave Amplifier. The new high frequency amplifier harnesses millimeter waves in silicon for fast wireless. Credit UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Usage Restrictions UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.