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.
Google Scholar, LinkedIn
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; Executive Director of the Society of High Performance Computing Professionals
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.