The project is headed by Dr. Randall Shumaker and Dr. Brian Goldiez. The UCF ARCC is currently managed by Dr. Paul Wiegand and Dr. Glenn Martin.


Faculty

A number of faculty work to support the UCF ARCC, both in operation and in HPC research.


Randall Shumaker
Director, IST
Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Pennsylvania
M.S.E., Computer Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
Phone: (407) 882-1300
E-mail: s...@ist.ucf.edu (Click on "..." to reveal the address)


R. Paul Wiegand
Research Assistant Professor, IST and EECS
Ph.D., Computer Science, George Mason University
M.Sc., Computer Science, University of North Carolina Charlotte
B.S., Computer Science, Winthrop University
Phone: (407) 882-0313
E-mail: w...@ist.ucf.edu (Click on "..." to reveal the address)


Glenn Martin
Research Assistant Professor, IST
Ph.D., Modeling & Simulation, University of Central Florida
M.S., Computer Science, University of Central Florida
B.S., Computer Science, University of Central Florida
Phone: (407) 882-1349
E-mail: m...@ist.ucf.edu (Click on "..." to reveal the address)


Student Assistants

A number of students also work in the UCF ARCC supporting its operations.


Derrick Greenspan
Graduate Research Assistant, IST
Phone: (407) 882-1147
E-mail: d...@ist.ucf.edu (Click on "..." to reveal the address)





Jamie Schnaitter
Undergraduate Research Assistant, IST
Phone: (407) 882-1147
E-mail: m...@ist.ucf.edu (Click on "..." to reveal the address)





Alumni

A number of former alumni have worked in the UCF ARCC and now have gone on to do great work at other places as well.


Brian Goldiez
Formerly:Deputy Director and Principal Investigator
Now: Retired
Ph.D., Modeling and Simulation, University of Central Florida
M.S., Computer Engineering, University of Central Florida
B.S.A.E., Aerospace Engineering, University of Kansas



Sergio Tafur
Formerly: Visiting Research Assistant Professor
Now: Physicist, Naval Research Laboratory Center for Computational Science
Ph.D., Physics, University of Central Florida
M.Sc., Physics, University of Central Florida
B.S., Physics, University of Central Florida



Craig Finch
Formerly: Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Now: Principal Consultant, Rootwork InfoTech LLC
Ph.D., Modeling & Simulation, University of Central Florida
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Central Florida
B.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



Amit Goel
Formerly: Graduate Research Assistant
Now: Director of Data Science and Engineering, Sonobi



Nick Lucas
Formerly: Undergraduate Research Assistant
Now: Software Engineer, Microsoft (Azure Team)


About the UCF ARCC:
The University of Central Florida (UCF) Advanced Research Computing Center is managed by the Institute for Simulation and Training, with subsidies from the UCF Provost and Vice President for Research and Commercialization, for the use by all UCF faculty and their students. Collaboration with other universities and industry is also possible.
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