OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 22, 2016 – Jeffrey S. Vetter, a researcher at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been recognized by two professional societies for his achievements in computational science.Vetter, a researcher in the ORNL Computer Science & Mathematics Division's Future Technologies group, was cited by the IEEE Board of Directors "for contributions to high performance computing."
The IEEE (Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers) selects fewer than 0.1 percent of its voting members for elevation to fellow. Vetter's IEEE fellowship is effective January 1.
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