Eric D. Hough is a computer scientist at the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWAR) in San Diego, California.
Prior to joining SPAWAR, Hough graduated from the Information Networking Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, earning a master's degree in Information Security Technology and Management. While at Carnegie Mellon, he worked with Dr. Nancy Mead to develop the System Security Requirements Engineering (SQUARE) method.
Hough's technical interests including network security, secure software engineering, and applied cryptography. He has a BS in Computer Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University.