Todd Evans

Todd Evans

Research Associate

HPC Performance & Architectures Group


Todd Evans joined TACC in 2013 as member of the High Performance Computing group. Todd received his Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2008. He spent the following two years as a postdoc in high-energy physics at the University of Regensburg and then three years as a postdoc in Nuclear Engineering at North Carolina State University. Since joining TACC his research focus has been HPC systems and application performance monitoring and analysis.


Research Interests

Systems and Application Performance Monitoring and Analysis

Uncertainty Quantification in Large-scale Computational Models

Lattice Quantum Chromodynamics

Current Projects

Integrated HPC Systems Usage and Performance of Resources Monitoring and Modeling (SUPReMM)


Selected Publications

J. T. Palmer et al. "Open XDMoD: A Tool for the Comprehensive Management of High-Performance Computing Resources", Computing in Science & Engineering, 17, 52-62 (2015).
R. T. Evans et al. "Comprehensive Resource Use Monitoring for HPC Systems with TACC Stats", In Proceedings of the First International Workshop on HPC User Support Tools (HUST '14). IEEE Press, Piscataway, NJ, USA, 13-21.
R .T. Evans, J. K. Mattingly, D. G. Cacuci, "Sensitivity Analysis and Data Assimilation in a Subcritical Plutonium Metal Benchmark," Nuc. Sci. Eng., 176, 325-338 (2014).
R .T. Evans, D. G. Cacuci, "A Parallel Krylov-based Adjoint Sensitivity Analysis Procedure", Nuc. Sci. Eng., 172, 216-222 (2012).
A. Bazavov et al., "Neutral B-meson mixing from three-flavor lattice QCD: Determination of the SU(3)-breaking ratio," Phys. Rev. D 86, 034503 (2012) [arXiv:1205.7013 [hep-lat]].

Education

Ph.D., Physics,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign