Neil is a research scientist in the Computational Physics and Methods Group (CCS-2) at LANL. He currently leads the project responsible for development of the Truchas code. He has over 30 years experience working in diverse areas of applied and computational physics, in academia, industry, and most recently at LANL. His expertise is focused on mathematical modeling, numerical methods, and high performance computing software. Neil received B.A. and Ph.D. degrees in Mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley.