2014 DOE CSGF Annual Program Review Agenda

Monday, July 14 – Thursday, July 17
Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Arlington, VA

Updated Monday, July 14, 2014
Monday, July 14
10:00 – 11:00am New Fellows MeetingSalons F & G
James Corones — President, Krell Institute
11:00am – 1:00pm New Fellows LunchSalon H
1:00 – 3:00pm Conference Poster Design WorkshopSalons A, B & C
Colin Purrington — Scientist, Photographer & Graphic Designer

Join scientist and graphic designer Colin Purrington for an interactive workshop aimed at changing the way you approach conference poster design. Topics will include aesthetics, content and presentation style.

3:15 – 5:00pm Practicum PanelSalons A, B & C
  • James Corones, Moderator — Krell Institute
  • Lindsey Eilts, Contributor — Krell Institute
  • Aric Hagberg, Panelist — Los Alamos National Laboratory; DOE CSGF Alumnus
  • Michael Veilleux, Panelist — Sandia National Laboratories, California; DOE CSGF Alumnus
  • Joshua Vermaas, Panelist — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; DOE CSGF Fellow
5:00 – 6:00pm Making Fellow & Alumni ConnectionsSalons H & J
Tuesday, July 15
8:00am – 6:30pm RegistrationGrand Registration Desk
8:00 – 9:00am New Fellows' Photo Session (Head Shots & Group Photo)Salon E
9:00 – 9:15am WelcomeSalons A, B & C
James Corones — President, Krell Institute
9:15 – 9:30am WelcomeSalons A, B & C
Patricia Dehmer — Deputy Director for Science Programs, Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy
9:30 – 9:45am WelcomeSalons A, B & C
Kathleen B. Alexander — Assistant Deputy Administrator for the Office of Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation; National Nuclear Security Administration, U.S. Department of Energy
9:45 – 10:30am KeynoteSalons A, B & C
Sarah Richardson — Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow in Genomics, DOE Joint Genome Institute, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; DOE CSGF Alumna
“We’ll Use a Teeny Tiny Lasso: The Domestication of Bacteria”
10:30 – 10:40am BreakFoyer, Salons A, B & C
Session ISalons A, B & C
Carolyn Lauzon — Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy
10:40 – 11:00am Evan Gawlik — Stanford University
“Universal Meshes for Problems With Moving Boundaries”
11:00 – 11:20am Scot Miller — Harvard University
“Emissions of Methane and Nitrous Oxide in the United States”
11:20 – 11:40am Aleah Caulin — University of Pennsylvania
“Computing the Cure: An Integrative Genomic Analysis to Directly Impact Patient Clinical Care”
11:40am – 12:00pm Edgar Solomonik — University of California, Berkeley
“Minimizing Communication in Numerical Linear Algebra”
12:00 – 1:00pm LuncheonSalons H & J
1:15 – 1:25pm Announcement of 2014 Frederick Howes ScholarSalons A, B & C
David Brown — Director, Computational Research Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1:25 – 2:10pm Howes Scholar PresentationSalons A, B & C
Hayes F. Stripling IV — Research Engineer, ExxonMobil; DOE CSGF Alumnus
“Parametric Uncertainty Quantification for Nuclear Reactor Depletion Calculations: An Exercise in Computational Sciences ”
Session IISalons A, B & C
Randall Laviolette — Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy
2:10 – 2:30pm Carmeline Dsilva — Princeton University
“Registration and Temporal Ordering of Images in Studies of Biological Development”
2:30 – 2:50pm Thomas Fai — New York University
“A Discrete Model of the Red Blood Cell Cytoskeleton and Its Use in Immersed Boundary Method Simulations”
2:50 – 3:10pm Zachary Ulissi — Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Understanding Corona Phase Molecular Recognition Sensors on Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes”
3:10 – 4:00pm Break/Poster Set Up
4:00 – 6:30pm Fellows' Poster SessionSalons H, J & K
Welcome & Remarks (4:05 p.m.)
Steve Binkley — Associate Director of Advanced Scientific Computing Research, Office of Science, U.S. Department of Energy
Wednesday, July 16
8:00am – 5:00pm RegistrationGrand Registration Desk
9:00 – 9:10am AnnouncementsSalons A, B & C
CYSE Contest Award Presentation
Session IIISalons A, B & C
Michael R. Zika — Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
9:10 – 9:30am Devin Matthews — University of Texas
“Non-orthogonal Spin-adaptation of Coupled Cluster Methods With Quadruple Excitations”
9:30 – 9:50am Miles Lopes — University of California, Berkeley
“Estimating Unknown Sparsity in Compressed Sensing”
9:50 – 10:10am Irene Kaplow — Stanford University
“A Novel Method for Understanding the Effect of Genetic Variation on DNA Methylation”
10:10 – 10:30am Mary Benage — Georgia Institute of Technology
“Fluid Dynamics of Pyroclastic Density Currents”
10:30 – 10:50am BreakFoyer, Salons A, B & C
10:50 – 11:10am Charles Frogner — Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Computer Vision for Mouse Behavioral Phenotyping”
11:10 – 11:30am Christopher Eldred — Colorado State University
“Structure Preserving Discretization of the Rotating Shallow Water Equations”
11:30 – 11:50am Aaron Sisto — Stanford University
“Data-driven Design of Quantum Photonic Devices”
12:00 – 1:15pm Luncheon & Civics TalkSalons H & J
Tobin Smith — Vice President for Policy, Association of American Universities
“The History You Don't Know”
Session IVSalons A, B & C
Adam Boyd — National Nuclear Security Administration, U.S. Department of Energy
1:30 – 1:50pm Peter Maginot — Texas A&M University
“Cross Section Spatial Discretization for Nuclear Engineering Calculations”
1:50 – 2:10pm Christopher Quinn — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
“Identification and Approximation of the Structure of Networks of Stochastic Processes”
2:10 – 2:30pm Seth Davidovits — Princeton University
“Non-Maxwellian Effects in Inertial Confinement Fusion”
2:30 – 2:50pm Kenley Pelzer — University of Chicago
“Quantum Biology: Elucidating Design Principles From Photosynthesis With Keldysh Green’s Functions”
3:00 – 3:30pm Break/Poster Set Up
3:30 – 5:00pm DOE Laboratory Poster SessionSalons H, J & K
Welcome & Remarks (3:35 p.m.)
Keith LeChien — Director for the Office of Inertial Confinement Fusion, National Nuclear Security Administration, U.S. Department of Energy
Thursday, July 17
8:00am – 12:00pm RegistrationGrand Registration Desk
9:00am – 12:30pm HPC WorkshopSalons A, B & C, etc.
12:30 – 1:30pm LuncheonSalons H & J