Dr. Andrés Gómez

Andrés Gómez

Projects & Applications Manager, Supercomputing Centre of Galicia (CESGA)

Dr. Andrés Gómez is the Projects & Applications Manager at Supercomputing Centre of Galicia (CESGA) and has a PhD in Physics from the University of Santiago de Compostela. From 1992 to 2001 he worked for several industrial and IT companies, mainly in distributed systems.

Since 2001, he works at CESGA, where has participated in several IST and e-Infrastructure European projects related with HPC and distributed computing, such as BonFIRE, BEinGRID, SmartLM, EGEE, int.eu.grid, or Crossgrid. He has knowledge and experience in the design of HPC and distributed systems, usage of Cloud infrastructure, and the development of technical software. He has published more than 60 technical reports and scientific publications in journals and conferences, and has participated in the Cloud Computing Expert Group of the European Commission to develop the future research and policy directions.