George Fann

Sr. R&D Staff, Computational Mathematics Group
Computer Science and Mathematics Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory


(865) 576-2374 [voice]


Mail Address

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
1 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6367

Awards and Honors:

R & D 100 Prize, 1999 with the MS3 Team from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, for parallel linear algebra and fast transforms for NWCHem
Significant Event Award, ORNL 2003


Ph.D., S.M., MIT
A.B., U.C. Berkeley

Research Interests

Multiresolution analysis for integro-differential equations, computational physics, fast algorithms, computational harmonic analysis, geometry, parallel eigensystem and parallel computing. Applications to computational chemistry-materials, nuclear physics, optical flow, image processing and CFD.

Click for more information on the following projects:

  • DOE Applied Mathematics, Multiresolution Adaptive Numerical Evaluation Scientific Simulations

  • DOE SciDAC Project on Fast Methods for Electronic Structures

  • Parallel Eigensolver PeIGS and parallel FFT for PNNL's NWChem
  • DOE Nanomaterials Project (Nano)