ISC'14

June 22–26, 2014
Leipzig, Germany

Dr. Rupak Biswas

Deputy Director, Exploration Technology, NASA Ames Research Center
 

Dr. Rupak Biswas is currently the Deputy Director of Exploration Technology at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., and has held this Senior Executive Service (SES) position since November 2012. In this role, he assists the Director in planning, directing, and coordinating the technology development and operational activities of the organization that comprises of advanced supercomputing, human systems integration, intelligent systems, and entry systems technology. The directorate consists of approximately 700 employees with an annual budget of $160 million, and includes two of NASA’s critical and consolidated infrastructures: arc jet testing facility and supercomputing facility. He is also the Manager of the NASA-wide High End Computing Capability Project that provides a full range of advanced computational resources and services to numerous programs across the agency. In addition, he leads the emerging quantum computing effort for NASA.
Dr. Biswas received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Rensselaer in 1991, and has been at NASA ever since. During this time, he has received several NASA awards, including the Exceptional Achievement Medal and the Outstanding Leadership Medal. He is an internationally recognized expert in high performance computing and has published more than 150 technical papers, received many Best Paper awards, edited several journal special issues, and given numerous lectures around the world.

 
Chair at: ISC Vendor Showdown 01
Monday, June 23, 2014, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  
Quantum Computing
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 11:30 am - 01:00 pm
 
Speaker at: ISC Vendor Showdown 01
Monday, June 23, 2014, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  Introduction
Monday, June 23, 2014, 01:00 pm - 01:05 pm
  
ISC Vendor Showdown 01
Monday, June 23, 2014, 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
  Voting Results & Awarding
Monday, June 23, 2014, 02:53 pm - 03:00 pm
  
Quantum Computing
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 11:30 am - 01:00 pm
  NASA Embarks on the Quantum Computing Path
Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  
Disruptive Technologies (Panel)
Thursday, June 26, 2014, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  Future of High Performance Computing: A NASA Perspective
Thursday, June 26, 2014, 11:05 am - 11:10 am