Ben Levine is Director of ASIC Engineering at Cryptography Research. His experience spans computer architectures, ASIC designs, and electronic systems. Dr. Levine’s research has focused on highly parallel reconfigurable computing architectures, specialized architectures for digital signal processing, video processing, and cryptography, and architectures that unify spatial and temporal models of computation.
Prior to joining Cryptography Research, Dr. Levine was Director of Engineering at Rapport, Inc., a fabless semiconductor startup in Redwood City. Before his work at Rapport, Dr. Levine was a research faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University and an Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and earned a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon, where he was an IBM/SRC Graduate Fellow.