Scott R Kohn
Scott R Kohn
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Box 808, L-363
Livermore, CA 94551-0808
Dr. Scott Kohn is a computational scientist in the Center for Applied Scientific Computing at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. He is currently the principal investigator for a research effort investigating parallel architectures for large-scale semantic graphs, a section leader for computational architectures for the Predictive Knowledge Systems initiative, and the project leader of the Complex Networks team. Previously, Scott has held various positions at the Laboratory, including project leader for SAMRAI, principal investigator for the Component Technologies Project, principal investigator for the WGASA (Whole Genome Analysis through Scalable Algorithms) project, group leader, and resource program manager. Scott likes to believe his work history demonstrates versatility and a broad skill set rather than an inability to focus.
Dr. Kohn received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, and Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Go Bucky!) in 1990. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California at San Diego in 1995. Following graduation, he was an NSF postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UCSD. He joined the Laboratory in 1996. From 2003-2004, he was the Director of Information Technology for OpGen, a biotechnology start-up company in Madison, WI.
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