Michael J Brim
Dr. Brim is an R&D Staff Member in the Technology Integration group in the National Center for Computational Sciences (NCCS). He has over 20 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.