Kerry Bernstein joined DARPA in September 2012 as a program manager
in the Microsystems Technology Office. His interests are in the areas of hardware
based cyber security capabilities, anti-counterfeit, anti-tamper and supply
chain risk management.
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.