Kerry Bernstein

Donna Dodson

Tuesday May 3rd, 2016 | Time: 09:30 - 10:00

Bio: Kerry Bernstein joined DARPA in September 2012 as a program manager in the Microsystems Technology Office. His interests are in the areas of hardware assurance, hardware-based cybersecurity capabilities, and supply chain risk management, including anti-counterfeit and anti-tampering issues. His interests also include emerging post-CMOS device technologies for supporting future defense computing workloads.

Mr. Bernstein came to DARPA from IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center where from 2002 until 2012 he was a research staff member working in the areas of high-performance, low-power devices, circuits and architectures; emergent post-CMOS logic switch technologies and architectures; 3D chip integration; and radiation-induced upset modeling. From 1978-2002, he was an electrical engineer at IBM Microelectronics working in microprocessor circuit design, high performance product development and technology development applications. Mr. Bernstein has co-authored four textbooks, holds 155 patents and is a Fellow of the IEEE. Mr. Bernstein received his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.

Title: Gazing into the Hardware Security Crystal Ball