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By Brett Bode
Brett M. Bode is Blue Waters Software Development Manager at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications. He is responsible for managing the software development projects at NCSA and partner organizations that are focused on improving the quality and capability of the software that will be deployed on the Blue Waters system. Prior to joining NCSA in 2008 Brett spent nearly ten years as a scientist with the Department of Energy?s Ames Laboratory at Iowa State University. At Ames Laboratory Brett pursued a variety of projects aimed at improving the performance of real applications on HPC cluster systems from communication driver performance to the optimization of parallel file systems on InfiniBand networks. Brett holds a BS in chemistry and physics from Illinois State University and a PhD in physical chemistry from Iowa State University.