AstroInformatics 2012: Day 1 Session 3

Date

September 10, 2012

Speaker

Dennis Gannon, Mark Stalzer, Ian Foster, and Alexander Szalay

Affiliation

Microsoft, California Institute of Technology, University of Chicago, The Johns Hopkins University

Overview

Trends in Computing:

1:00 – 1:30 Keynoyte: Cloud Computing and Scientific Data Analytics Challenges [D. Gannon]
1:30 – 2:00 Keynoyte: Hardware Trends [M. Stalzer]
2:00 – 2:30 Panel-led Discussion: Computing Trends

Speakers

Dennis Gannon, Mark Stalzer, Ian Foster, and Alexander Szalay

Dennis Gannon is a professor in the department of Computer Science at Indiana University which he chaired from 1997 to 2004. His previous positions include the department of Computer Science at Purdue University. He was also a senior visiting research scientist at the Center for Supercomputer Research and Development, University of Illinois. He was a partner in the NSF Computational Cosmology Grand Challenge project. He is a founding member of the DOE Common Component Architecture software group and the NCSA Alliance. From 1998-2000 he worked on the NASA Information Power Grid. He is on the steering committee for the Global Grid Forum. Gannon is also the Science Directory for the Indiana Pervasive Technologies Labs.

People

  • Portrait of Dennis Gannon

    Dennis Gannon