Joshua Ryan New
Dr. Joshua New is a computer scientist joining ORNL in 2009. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science at the University of Tennessee in 2009, his M.S. in Computer Systems and Software Design and his B.S. with a double major in Computer Science and Mathematics with a Physics minor from Jacksonville State University. His work experience includes graduate research assistantships at both the University of Tennessee and Jacksonville State University, 3 research internships with ORNL, several ORNL/UT collaborative projects and developed special-purpose computer systems for Vital Images and Ft. McClellan. He currently coordinates the energy modeling efforts of ORNL’s Building Technology Research Integration Center (BTRIC) for EnergyPlus, OpenStudio, and advanced simulation capabilities. In the past 3.5 years, he has lead 31 competitively-awarded projects - 21 as principal investigator, 7 as co-PI, and 3 as project manager. Four competitive awards were for 2+ million core-hours on 6 supercomputers, including the world’s fastest (Titan), to leverage high performance computing (HPC) for building energy models. He has 34+ peer-reviewed publications (13 in CY12) and is an active member of IEEE and ASHRAE.