Guided Affinity Group: Stephen Wood – UQ for CFD in Sustainable Energy Applications

Institution/Organization: ICL-JICS UTK-ORNL

Research Area/Department/Major (check as many as appropriate):

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Computational Aerospace Engineering
  • Computational Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Computational Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Numerical Analysis/Simulations

What conference theme areas are you interested in (check all that apply):

  • Data Analytics and Visualization
  • Data-Driven Modeling and Prediction
  • Identification, Design, and Control
  • Multiphysics and Multiscale Computations
  • Novel Discretizations and Fast Solvers
  • Numerical Linear/Multilinear Algebra
  • Scientific Software and High-Performance Computing
  • Simulations on Emerging Architectures
  • Surrogate and Reduced-order Modeling
  • Verification, Validation, Uncertainty Quantification

My interests include developing and optimizing computational fluid dynamics, computational solid dynamics, and coupled solver methods for emerging computing technologies, such as accelerators, co-processors, and many-core processors.

Non-Work Related Activities (Hobbies):

I enjoy the outdoors, trail running, rock climbing, swimming, biking, rowing, sailing, canoeing, and hiking. Facilitating my 2.5 year old daughter’s early experiences of these activities is one of the greatest joys I’ve ever experienced.

Guided Affinity Group Activities:

Pre-session discussion: Monday, February 27, 12:30-1:30 pm, Room 406/406

Session: MS68 Uncertainty Quantification for Computational Fluid Dynamics in Sustainable Energy Applications,  Monday, 2/27, 4:35 – 6:15 pm

Post-session discussion: Wednesday, March 1, 12:30-1:30 pm, Room 406/407