Robert Harrison

Robert Harrison

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Professor Robert Harrison is a distinguished expert in high-performance computing and is the Endowed Chair and Director of the newly formed, $20M-endowed Institute for Advanced Computational Science at Stony Brook University. Through a joint appointment with Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Professor Harrison has also been named Director of the Computational Science Center at BNL. Dr. Harrison comes to Stony Brook from the University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, where he was Director of the Joint Institute of Computational Science, Professor of Chemistry and Corporate Fellow. He has a prolific career in high-performance computing with over one hundred publications on the subject, as well as extensive service on national advisory committees.