Ian Gorton

Ian Gorton

Associate Division Director,
Computational Sciences and Mathematics Division,
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)

Gorton serves as the Chief Architect for PNNL's Data Intensive Computing Initiative. Before coming to PNNL, from March 2004 to July 2006, he led the software architecture research and development at National ICT Australia in Sydney, Australia. Gorton was the Chief Architect in Information Sciences and Engineering at PNNL. IS&E was a 200+ person software development organization, developing applications that ranged from full production deployments to advanced research prototypes and demonstrators. He was responsible for infusing component-based development approaches into the IS&E projects, promoting best-practice architecture designs and review processes, acting as technical lead on several key client projects, and pursuing an R&D agenda to develop new infrastructure technology for data integration and content-based messaging. In addition, Gorton holds the position of Honorary Associate at the School of Information Technologies at the University of Sydney in Australia.

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