Devanand Shenoy

Principal Director


Dr. Dev Shenoy joined the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, OUSD(R&E) in July 2021, where he serves as the Principal Director for Microelectronics. In this Dr. Shenoy is responsible for leading the Department of Defense (DoD) research and engineering efforts in microelectronics and serving as the point of coordination for development of a holistic DoD microelectronics strategy.  In support of DoD’s Microelectronics outreach strategy, Dr. Shenoy has provided over 50 keynote briefings and interviews across a broad range of commercial, academic, interagency and defense communities. Prior to joining OUSD(R&E), Dr. Shenoy served as the Director of Microelectronics Innovation and as Director of Advanced Technologies at the University of Southern California’s Information Sciences Institute, Chief Engineer in the Advanced Manufacturing Office at the Department of Energy, and a Program Manager at DARPA.  Dr. Shenoy has a Ph.D. in Physics from the prestigious Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India, and NSF postdoctoral experience from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.