Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Jim Brase is the Deputy Associate Director for Computation at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). He leads LLNL research in the application of high-performance computing, large-scale data science, and simulation to national security missions. Jim’s research interests focus on the intersection of machine learning, simulation, and high-performance computing. He is currently leading efforts large-scale computing for life science, biosecurity, and nuclear security applications. In his previous position as LLNL’s Deputy Program Director for Intelligence Jim led efforts in intelligence and cybersecurity R&D.  He was formerly LLNL’s Division Leader for Optical Sciences and led programs in laser and imaging research at LLNL