Director, Northwest Institute for Advanced Computing, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Dr. John Feo is the director of the Northwest Institute for Advanced Computing, a joint research institute of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and University of Washington. He leads several large Department of Defense and Department of Energy research projects in discovering patterns of activities in social networks, cyber systems, critical infrastructures, and transportation.
The projects are developing scalable data analytic methods, and high-performance, multithreaded runtime systems for conventional and emerging computer systems. Dr. Feo received his Ph.D. in computer science from The University of Texas at Austin. He began his career at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory where he managed the Computer Science Group and was the principal investigator of the Sisal Language Project.