Michael J Brim

R&D Staff

Dr. Brim is an R&D Staff Member in the Intelligent Systems and Facilities group in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division. He has over 15 years of research and development experience in HPC systems, including system administration and monitoring, dynamic instrumentation and analysis of Linux kernels, scalable communication infrastructures based on overlay networks, and novel methods for coordinated operations on groups of distributed files and processes. He is task lead for debugging and performance tools for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF). Recently, he has been researching tools and methods for improving data management and storage in heterogeneous, multi-tier HPC storage systems. He earned his B.S. degree in Computer Science from Ohio Northern University, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


ORNL Significant Event Award (SEA) for contribution to "Summit Supercomputer Acquisition Project", April 2015
ORNL Significant Event Award (SEA) for contribution to OLCF Summit Supercomputer Acceptance, October 2019.
2019 UT-Battelle Awards Night Mission Support Team Award for OLCF Summit Supercomputer Acceptance, November 2019.
U.S. Department of Energy 2018 Secretarial Honor Award for "Summit and Sierra Teams at ORNL and LLNL", November 2019.


Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF)