Michael Borbath

Faculty Practitioner, Rensselaer at Work

Programs Taught

Managing Technical Organizations

Year Joined RPI


Other Certificates and Licenses

  • Master Cyberspace Professional
  • Master Space Professional
  • Master Acquisition Professional

Other Professional Experience

  • United States Space Force
  • BAE Systems
  • L3Harris Corp.
  • Optium Corp. (now II-VI Corp.)
  • Terabeam Corp.
  • National Security Agency
  • Ph.D., George Washington University, Engineering Management
  • M. Strategic Studies, Air War College
  • M.S., University of Maryland College Park, Electrical Engineering
  • B.S., University of Florida, Electrical Engineering
Research Focus
  • Photonics
  • Engineering Management
  • DoD Acquisition
Contact Information
Select Works
  • Borbath, M., An Empirical Approach to the Evaluation of Defense Contractor Performance., International Journal of Logistics, Volume 22, Number 2, April 2019.
  • Borbath, M., Establishing Military Utility of Non-Traditional Sensing. DTIC, 2014.
  • US Patent: Wideband RF Photonic Pre-Selector for Dynamic Co-Site Interference Mitigation