Philippe Canal

Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 1.51.24 PMPhilippe Canal has been working in the FNAL Computing Division since 1995.  Philippe graduated from Ecole Centrale Paris and has a Master in Computer Science from Northwestern University. Philippe has been responsible for many years for the design and development of the I/O sub-system and oversees the overall architecture of the ROOT project. Philippe is also one of the co-leaders of the GeantV project which strives to significantly enhance the performance of particle transport code for High Energy Physics integrating both detailed and fast simulation physics models and transport algorithms, optimised for the emerging parallel and vector architectures