CSE, Computational Research Division
His main interest is in computational methods and their optimization on large scale machines. He is currently working with Donald Wilcox and Revathi Jambunathan on adapting WarpX plasma simulation for astronomical systems.
Winner of the 2017 Professor Frank Titus Memorial Prize in Physics at Union College: "To a seinor who demonstrates outstanding work, ability, and promise in Physics and/or Astronomy." His undergraduate thesis in physics was an attmept to adapt the particle-particle particle mesh method to hard-sphere magnetic dipoles with Nelia Mann, and his thesis in English was about self-reflective feeling in affect theory, as described by Sianne Ngai, Brian Massumi, and Henri Bergson. His advisors in English were Jenelle Troxell and Jillmarie Murphy.