ASMC 2015 Panelist - Kerry Bernstein, DARPA

Kerry Bernstein, Program Manager, MTO, Defense Applied Research Agency (DARPA)

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 and hardware-based cybersecurity capabilities, anti-counterfeit, anti-tamper and supply chain risk management. His interests also include new technologies for improving Combat ID (CID), Identify-Friend-or-Foe (IFF) and Tag-Track-Locate (TTL).

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. During his time at IBM he supported DARPA’s IRIS and TRUST programs.

Mr. Bernstein has co-authored four textbooks, holds 155 patents and is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).  Mr. Bernstein received his Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.