Jim Kowalkowski

jimkJim Kowalkowski is a computer science researcher and assistant division head in the Fermilab Scientific Computing Division (SCD). As assistant head, he is software architecture and R&D coordinator for the division. He is also head of the SCD Computation Science department.

His primary research interests are evolving the architecture, design and programming models of High Energy Physics (HEP) large-scale software frameworks, toolkits, and libraries to incorporate parallelism and algorithmic enhancements, permitting efficient access and use of future HPC platforms and Big Data technology.  He is a member of ACM and the IEEE Computer Society.  Contact him at jbk@fnal.gov.