Brian Delgado


Computer Science Ph.D. Student - Portland State University. Advisor: Dr. Karen Karavanic.

Security Researcher Intel Corp.

Academic Areas of Interest

System security / System Firmware / Performance Measurement and Instrumentation

Published/Presented Material

EPA-RIMM: Extensible, Performance-Aware SMM Runtime Integrity Measurement, USENIX Security 2016. Poster Session.

Performance Implications of System Management Mode, IISWC 2013. Preprint version.

Research Focus

Currently focused on novel usages of system firmware to detect signs of hypervisor and operating system compromise.

Industry Career

Intel Corp. 1999 to present: Security research, Performance measurement, and Information Technology.


PhD Computer Science (in progress), Portland State University, Computer Science (2011+)

M.S. Computer Science, Portland State University, 2010.

B.A. History, Lewis and Clark College, 1998.