Jack Wells is scientific program manager at NVIDIA, where he engages thought leaders across the scientific computing ecosystem, focusing on aligning the NVIDIA computing platform with stakeholder goals and mission. Jack joined NVIDIA in 2021 following 23 years at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where he was part of the team that delivered three world-leading supercomputers, serving as director of science for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, a U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science national user facility. He has authored or coauthored more than 100 scientific papers and edited two books. He is serving as president of OpenACC, a consortium dedicated to the research community’s advancement by expanding accelerated and parallel computing capabilities. Previously, Jack served as chair of the Division of Computational Physics of the American Physical Society and as science advisor to U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander. Jack has a Ph.D. in physics from Vanderbilt University.
In a major stride toward building a shared national research infrastructure, the U.S. National Science Foundation has launched the National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource pilot program with significant support from… Read Article