Michael has over 20 years of research and development experience in HPC systems, including system administration and monitoring, dynamic instrumentation and analysis of Linux kernels, scalable communication infrastructures based on overlay networks, and novel methods for coordinated operations on groups of distributed files and processes. He currently investigates tools and methods for improving data and metadata management and storage in heterogeneous, multi-tier HPC storage systems.
2019 — U.S. Department of Energy 2018 Secretarial Honor Award for "Summit and Sierra Teams at ORNL and LLNL"
2019 — UT-Battelle Awards Night Mission Support Team Award for "OLCF Summit Supercomputer Acceptance"
2019 — ORNL Significant Event Award (SEA) for "OLCF Summit Supercomputer Acceptance"
2015 — ORNL Significant Event Award (SEA) for "Summit Supercomputer Acquisition Project"