Andrews

Phil Andrews

NSF computing at NICS

Project Director of the National Institute for Computational Sciences
The University of Tennessee

Phil Andrews is the first Project Director of the National Institute for Computational Sciences at the University of Tennessee, the home of the NSF Track 2B award for a petascale computer system, where he is responsible for overall management and technical leadership. He is the author of approximately 40 papers on grid and data intensive computing, documentation and visualization techniques, theoretical plasma physics, and nonlinear dynamics. He has been involved in High Performance Computing for over 30 years, in management, software development, and as a user. He has a Ph.D. from Princeton University in theoretical physics, and a B.A. in applied mathematics from Cambridge.