CS Seminar


Jodrey School of Computer Science


Friday, January 24, 2014

2:30 PM

Carnegie Hall 113

ACEnet & Advanced Computing in Canada



Chief Technology Officer



Computational Research Consultant




In this talk, we will give an overview of advanced computing resources and services

for researchers in Canada, focusing on ACEnet, the organization delivering these

services in Atlantic Canada. We’ll show the impact advanced computing tools are

making to our researchers by highlighting some of the exciting work being done.

We’ll show what resources and learning opportunities are available to you, and how

you can begin to take advantage of them.


About the Presenters

Greg Lukeman is the Chief Technology Officer of ACEnet. He did his BSc in

Mathematics at St. FX, and his MSc in Applied Mathematics at Dalhousie and was

introduced to High Performance Computing while working as a research assistant in

Oceanography. He’s based at St.FX in Antigonish.


Ross Dickson is a Computational Research Consultant with ACEnet, based at

Dalhousie University. He has a Ph.D. in computational chemistry from Queen's, and

has worked at the interface of science and computing in both industry and academia

for nearly 20 years.


Everyone is welcome to attend

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