Katie Antypas

NERSC, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
NERSC Services Department Head; NERSC-8 Project Manager
Katie is the NERSC Services Department Head, with oversight of the Advanced Technologies, Data and Analytics Services, and User Services Groups. The Services Department works to increase the impact of science research conducted by NERSC users by providing exceptional services and user support, preparing users for the coming advanced manycore HPC architectures, and providing comprehensive services to store, analyze, manage and share data.  Katie is also the Project Manager for the NERSC-8 system procurement, a project to deploy NERSC's next generation HPC supercomputer in 2016, named Cori.  The Cori system architecture will be comprised of the Cray interconnect and Intel Knights Landing manycore processor.  Before coming to NERSC, Katie worked at the ASC Flash Center at the University of Chicago supporting the FLASH code, a parallel, adaptive mesh refinement astrophysics application.  She as an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Chicago and a B.A in Physics from Wellesley College.