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Hello Adafruit! Brent guest blogging @adafruit

brentHi, I’m Brent and I’m a researcher at the Army Cyber Institute at West Point.  I also teach in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.  I started in the military as a cryptanalyst until I was offered an appointment to the U.S. Military Academy as a cadet.  In addition to studying electrical engineering and computer science at West Point, I participated in student hacking and tinkering clubs and spent my summers using my MacGyver skills while interning at various government agencies.  After graduation, I joined the Army’s communication branch, the Signal Corps, as a Second Lieutenant.  Recently, the Army introduced a new branch, Cyber, and I am thrilled to be among the first few Cyber Officers selected.

When not in uniform, I spend my time in my wood shop making stuff big and small, or out photographing the world.  I also spend a lot of time attending awesome events like Maker Faire and various security conferences.  I have a passion for technology education and I love tinkering with (breaking) gadgets.  I usually post the evidence on my site http://www.brentmorelabs.com.

I’m looking forward to sharing my experiences as a military technologist & maker.


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  1. That’s awesome, welcome!

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