Robert Blake is a Computational Scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where he works for the High Performance Computing Innovation Center (HPCIC). He develops scientific software that address the nation’s forefront scientific problems and guides LLNL’s efforts to form strategic industrial, academic and government collaborations that expand the Lab’s HPC capabilities.
Prior to joining Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in 2016, Robert was a founder of Cardiosolv LLC, a medical startup that used HPC simulations to revolutionize health care. He received his B.S. in Math and Computer Science from Tulane in 2004, and his M.C.S in Computer Science from University of Illinois in 2008. He also was a research staff programmer at Johns Hopkins from 2008-2016.