JANUS TERNULLO, the principal of AUGUSTUS DESIGN, has over 20 years experience designing products for the electronics industry. A graduate of MIT in 1981, Janus developed his design skills working in military target detection, medical imaging, and fiber optic test equipment. After 10 years of work in industry, he began his own design and consulting business in the greater Boston area, specializing in precision measurement, analog/RF circuits ,and embedded control. Janus' consulting experience has allowed him to coauthor several patents in infrared temperature measurement, and to perform as an expert witness in his field regarding patent infringement and theft of trade secrets. His engineering efforts have helped win recognition and product design awards for his clients.

In 1998 Janus relocated his business near the Berkshire hills of western Massachusetts, and in 2000 founded AUGUSTUS DESIGN with the continuing goal of providing electronic design, development, and consulting services to the electronic device community. AUGUSTUS DESIGN is located in Northampton, MA, approximately one hour from Worcester, MA; two hours from downtown Boston, MA; two hours from New York and Albany, NY; and less than one hour from Hartford, Connecticut and Bradley International Airport.