Dr. Jack WellsDirector of Science for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Jack Wells is Director of Science for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) where he is responsible for devising a strategy to ensure cost-effective, state-of-the-art scientific computing. In previous leadership positions at ORNL, he leads both the Computational Materials Sciences group in the Computer Science and Mathematics Division and the Nanomaterials Theory Institute in the Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences. Jack has authored or co-authored over 70 scientific papers and edited 1 book, spanning nano science, materials science, nuclear and atomic physics computational science, and applied mathematics. He has a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Vanderbilt University.