CACDS Scientific Team Members
Amit Amritkar, Ph.D., M.S.
Ph.D. Virginia Tech 2013; Research Assistant Professor
Heat Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Discrete Element Method, Multi-phase flows, Applied Mathematics, Sparse Linear Algebra, Preconditioners, High Performance Computing.
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Jerry Ebalunode, Ph.D.
Ph.D. University of Houston 2005; Senior Researcher
Bioinformatics, bionanotechnology, chemoinformatics, computer-aided molecular design, computer vision, high performance computing & visualization, machine learning, molecular dynamics simulations and structural biology.
Google Scholar, Pubmed
Pablo Guillen Rondon, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Polytechnic University of Catalonia, 2002; Research Assistant Professor
Applied Mathematics and Computation, Biomedical Engineering, High Performance Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Oil & Gas Reservoir Simulation, Machine Learning and Data Mining Applied to Geophysics and Biomedical Systems, Signals and Images Processing, Visualization
Martin Huarte-Espinosa, Ph.D.
Ph.D., University of Cambridge, UK, 2010; HPC Specialist
Parallel algorithms to model, analyze and visualize data from simulations of different domain applications. Applications to answer topical questions in high energy density laboratory experiments & astrophysics, directly related to The National Radio Astronomy Observatory, The Hubble Space Telescope, Pulse Power & Laser Laboratories, and others. Highlights include adaptive-mesh-refinement, plasma dynamics, transformation of magnetic energy into other forms.
NASA Astrophysics Data System, LinkedIn
Peggy Lindner, Ph.D.
Ph.D., University of Stuttgart, Germany, 2007; Research Assistant Professor
Management and Analysis of large scale datasets with specific focus on health, environment & the financial sector, Research Data Sharing, Data Visualization with a focus on web based visualization tools, Digital Humanities with a focus on the interaction of Science & Humanities, Development of Real-Time data analysis workflows, Distributed Computing in heterogeneous environments and integration with data analytics platforms
Penghzi Zhang, Ph.D.
Ph.D., University of Houston, 2016; Research Scientist
Biophysics, Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Coarse-grained Modelling of Biomolecules, Free Energy Calculations, Development of Polarizable Forcefields for Biomolecules, OpenACC, High Performance Computing.