Electronics & Semiconductors Group Leader and Analysts:

Brendan Sever – Group Leader
M.S. in Computer Systems Engineering, Boston University
Brendan has led and worked on projects representing a wide array of technologies, such as microprocessor design, semiconductor manufacturing, semiconductor fabrication tools, cryptographic hardware, low-power electronics, consumer electronics, touchscreens, LCD displays, LED applications and driver circuits, power supply circuits, wireless transceiver circuits, hard drive technologies, data storage systems, digital interfaces, computer buses, memory design, flash memory, and mixed signal ICs, among others. Mr. Sever holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Systems Engineering from Boston University in addition to a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara. He has worked for Lockheed Martin and Northrup Grumman in California as an embedded systems engineer, for Sonos as a systems support engineer to Europe, and for BINA in Switzerland as an electrical engineer in the food factory designing automation systems and troubleshooting electrical systems. In addition to his work in industry, his research and lab work in academia focused on semiconductor fabrication, VLSI design for digital signal processors, and parallel computing architectures.

Project Manager:

Benedikt Biechele
Dipl.-Ing in Microsystems Engineering, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Germany
Expertise in MEMS, lasers & optical engineering, inspection systems

Additional Expertise:

Prashanthi Boddu
Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Expertise in fault tolerant computing, storage systems, flash storage, data security, backup systems

Milan Daphtary
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Tufts University
Expertise in multiprocessor design, low-power processing techiques, embedded systems design

Sai Gudibandi
M.S. in Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University
Expertise in digital systems design, computer architecture, sensor systems, medical electronics, mixed-signal circuit design

Jason Hannon
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, University of Cork in Ireland
Expertise in power electronics, integrated power supplies, VLSI, analog circuit design

Hari Krovi
M.S. in Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California
Expertise in computer interfaces, mixed-signal circuits, A/D converters, Consumer Electronics

Paul Park
B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Expertise in semiconductor device technology, analog/digital circuits, electronic security systems (access control, intrusion detection), military technology

Jingzhou Wang
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Ohio University
Expertise in semiconductor devices, optoelectronics, fabrication, metrology, storage systems, solar cells


For inquires contact:

Bruce Rubinger, Ph.D.
Managing Director
Phone: US (1) 617.574.9574