June 16-20, 2013

Leipzig, Germany

Dr. Jack Wells

Director of Science for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Jack Wells is Director of Science for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) where he is responsible for devising a strategy to ensure cost-effective, state-of-the-art scientific computing. In previous leadership positions at ORNL, he leads both the Computational Materials Sciences group in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division and the Nanomaterials Theory Institute in the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences. Jack has authored or co-authored over 70 scientific papers and edited 1 book, spanning nano science, materials science, nuclear and atomic physics computational science, and applied mathematics. He has a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Vanderbilt University.

Speaker at: BoFs 13 – 16
BoF 15: Achieving Scalability to Millions of Heterogeneous Cores: Applications & Programming Models
BoFs 19 – 22
BoF 22: High Performance Communications for High Performance Computing
Program may be subject to changes.