Mallikarjun (Arjun) Shankar

Acting Director, Computer Science and Mathematics Division

Dr. Mallikarjun (Arjun) Shankar is Acting Director for the Computer Science and Mathematics Division. He was Section Head for Advanced Technologies in the National Center for Computational Science and the Director of the Compute and Data Environment for Science (CADES) at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. His research focuses on the interdisciplinary bridge between computer science and large-scale scientific discovery campaigns that rely on scalable computing and data science. He is a joint faculty appointee at the University of Tennessee’s Bredesen Center, a senior member of the IEEE and a senior member of the ACM.