Kestrel Institute is a non-profit computer science research center, located in the Stanford Research Park in Palo Alto, California.

Our research spans formal methods, program synthesis and refinement, program analysis and verification, formal modeling and validation, theorem proving, and planning.

Kestrel's customers include DoD, DARPA, IARPA, AFRL, AFOSR, ONR, NASA, NSF, GE, the Ethereum Foundation, and the Decentralization Foundation.