Alexandra J. Clifford

Alexandra J. Clifford is associate staff member in the Secure Resilient Systems and Technology Group. She started at the Laboratory in May 2018 as a cybersecurity graduate research intern, after which she became a student co-op and then assistant staff while completing her master's degree in computer science at Tufts University.

Ms. Clifford works on embedded system security for the Secure Enhancements for Recovery and Practical Hardening and Resilient Mission Computer projects as a lead developer. These projects seek to enhance cybersecurity and resilience for mission-critical embedded systems, and enable her to apply her passion for securing embedded systems without sacrificing performance or usability.