Matthew Bernath

Master’s student
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Anticipated Graduation: May 2021

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Matthew Bernath headshot

Academic Interests

  • Embedded Systems
  • Cybersecurity

Matthew is most interested in the intersection of security and embedded systems. He says computers are being included in everything from medical devices to refrigerators, often with security as an afterthought.


  • B.S.E Computer Engineering, University of Michigan
  • A.B. Computer Networking and Cybersecurity, Lansing Community College


  • WolvSec (Co-founder, President)
  • Student Veterans of America (SVA) University of Michigan chapter
  • Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) (Honor Society for Electrical and Computer Engineers)


  • Hiking
  • Camping
  • Traveling
  • Recreational shooting
  • Hacking competitions

Matthew says

“University of Michigan has brought me a great sense of community that I have not experienced outside of the military. On top of being incredibly welcoming place, I am often amazed by the knowledge and intellect of both the faculty and students.”