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Michael Barr
Works at Barr Group
Attended University of Maryland at College Park
Lives in Ellicott City, MD
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Occupation
Embedded Software Expert
Skills
testifying expert witness, embedded software, real-time systems, software reliability
Employment
  • Barr Group
    Chief Technical Officer, 2012 - present
  • Netrino
    President, 1999 - 2013
  • TSI Telsys
    Principal Engineer, 1997 - 1998
  • Hughes Network Systems
    Software Engineer, 1994 - 1996
  • Embedded Systems Programming
    Editor-in-Chief, 1999 - 2003
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Ellicott City, MD
Previously
Baltimore, MD - Annapolis, MD - Columbia, MD - Silver Spring, MD - College Park, MD - Greenbelt, MD
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Embedded Software Expert
Introduction

Michael Barr is a former adjunct professor of electrical and computer engineering with over a decade of software design and implementation experience. Internationally recognized as an expert in the field of embedded software process and architecture, Barr has been admitted as a testifying expert witness in U.S. and Canadian court cases involving issues of reverse engineering (including DMCA), interception of encrypted signals (Federal Communications Act), patent infringement, theft of copyrighted source code (including trade secrets issues), and product liability. 

Barr is also the author of three books and more than seventy articles and papers on embedded systems. For three and a half years Barr served as editor-in-chief of Embedded Systems Programming magazine. In addition, Barr is a member of the advisory board and a track chair for the Embedded Systems Conference. Software he wrote continues to power millions of products. Barr holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering and has lectured in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Maryland, from which he also earned an MBA, as well as the Department of Computer Science at the Johns Hopkins University.

Bragging rights
Led the team of engineers that found unintended acceleration-linked software defects in Toyota's engine software and testified about the same to a jury.
Education
  • University of Maryland at College Park
    BSEE, MSEE, MBA, 1989 - 2006
  • Calvert Hall College
    1985 - 1989
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