Scott A Klasky

Distinguished Scientist and Group Leader for Scientific Data in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division
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Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

Dr. Klasky has over 30 years of experience in designing and creating middleware, visualization, mathematical algorithms, and numerical simulations for high performance- data intensive computing.  Dr. Klasky leads many large DOE efforts and serves as the technical lead and coordinator for many major DOE projects. Dr. Klasky is one of the world’s leaders in Research into Data Intensive Science, and is the lead of the ADIOS project, used by many of the largest data producers in the world. Dr. Klasky efforts are to focus on creating new research and software technologies which combine the use of a Service Oriented Arthictures for High End Computing with advanced self-describing data streaming techniques which can efficiently  place, move, reduce, analyze and visualize voluminous data to gain knowledge.


Ph.D.; University of Texas at Austin; Physics; 1994