Andrew Siegel

Computational Scientist & Project Lead - Nuclear Simulation

Andrew Siegel has led several major projects in the past decade. For example, he was lead software architect with the FLASH project at the University of Chiciago; he built the applications team for the Blue Gene Consortium; he spearheaded the establishiment of a nuclear engineering simulation program at Argonne; and he was director of SHARP (Simulation for High Accuracy Reactor Program) at Argonne.

Siegel received his B.A. in philosophy  at the University of Chicago and his Ph.D. in the Department of Astrophysical, Palnetary, and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Colorado.

 

Research Interests

  • Large-scale computational science simulations
  • Parallel code for leadership-class computers
  • Software engineering