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Eduardo Bascaran
Eduardo Bascaran
Human Resources Director

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  • directs PARC Human Resources
  • responsible for coordination of talent initiatives across XIG centers worldwide
  • Ph.D. and M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston
  • certified Black Belt in Design for Lean Six Sigma; author of 11 refereed publications and 2 U.S. patents

 

Ross Bringans
Ross Bringans
Vice President, Electronic Materials and Devices Laboratory

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  • directs novel electronics, MEMS, optoelectronic systems
  • infrastructure includes Si and optoelectronic fabrication lines for prototype devices
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • over 140 publications and 25 issued patents
  • previously Humboldt Fellow at Max-Planck-Institute for Semiconductor Research; research at Stanford University
  • Ph.D., Physics, Cambridge University

 

 

Scott Elrod
Scott Elrod
Vice President, Hardware Systems Laboratory

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  • directs PARC Cleantech Innovation Program
  • holds 60+ patents; responsible for much of acoustic ink-printing patent portfolio (novel inkjet technology based on focused ultrasonics) as well as several inventions for PARC spinout LiveWorks, Inc. (acquired by SMART Technologies)
  • previously directed ESH Division at SEMATECH; co-wrote chapter for The Handbook of Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology
  • Ph.D., Applied Physics, Stanford University

 

Stephen Hoover
  • specializes in integrating technology, market, customer, and business opportunities
  • Ph.D., M.S., Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University

 

 

Tolga Kurtoglu
Tolga Kurtoglu
Vice President, Director of System Sciences Lab (SSL)

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  • Vice President, System Sciences Lab (SSL)
  • Directs research programs in artificial intelligence, machine learning, control, planning, optimization, and high performance analytics for cyber-physical systems
  • Leading business development, strategy, execution, and technology commercialization for a portfolio of product and service offerings
  • previously at NASA Ames Research Center and Dell Corporation
  • PhD, UT Austin, MS, Carnegie Mellon University, Mechanical Engineering

 

Markus Larsson
Markus Larsson
Vice President, Global Business Operations

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  • leads client services sales and transaction team for all of PARC
  • helps create new opportunities, shape and spearhead commercial partnerships, and enable the commercialization of PARC’s breakthrough technologies
  • M.S. in Intellectual Capital Management and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Management from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden

 

Teresa Lunt
Teresa Lunt
Vice President, Content-Centric Networking

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  • Vice President, Content-Centric Networking
  • previously Vice President, PARC's Computer Science Laboratory
  • was an Assistant Director and Program Manager in DARPA's Information Technology Office; led teams at SRI International
  • M.A., Applied Mathematics, Indiana University, A.B., Geophysics, Princeton University

 

Rob McHenry
Rob McHenry
Vice President, Public Sector Operations

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  • leads the integrated operations of all government-related activities across PARC
  • formerly program manager at DARPA Tactical Technology Office
  • B.S., Marine Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy; M.S., Nuclear Engineering, MIT

 

 

 

Raj Minhas
Raj Minhas
Vice President, Interaction and Analytics Lab

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  • directs wide range of research activities including high performance computing, cognitive science, agile organizations and machine learning
  • Ph.D. and M.S.. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto; B.E., Delhi University

 

Kevin Mohr
Kevin Mohr
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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  • responsible for PARC’s financial management, planning, and reporting
  • previous financial and operational positions with the U.S. Coast Guard, including Chief of Financial Analysis
  • MBA, Harvard Business School; B.S. in Marine Science, U.S. Coast Guard Academy

 

Armon Rahgozar
Armon Rahgozar
Director of the New York site at PARC

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  • directs research activities related to image and video analytics, computational analytics, and business process automation and optimization
  • Ph.D., Computer Vision, Purdue University; MBA, William E. Simon School of Business, University of Rochester

 

Ersin Uzun
Ersin Uzun
Vice President, Computing Science Laboratory

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  • Vice President, Computing Science Laboratory
  • directs research programs in next-generation networking technologies, network security, data privacy and human-computer interactions
  • leads innovation services offerings including rapid prototyping, design thinking, ethnographic studies, innovation management and commercialization strategy
  • Ph.D., UC Irvine, Computer Science; M.S., UC Irvine, Networked Systems