I'm Tom Scogland, a Computer Scientist in the Center for Applied Scientific Computing at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, a technology enthusiast, programmer, productivity nut, and avid cook. This page has some general information about me, my interests, and research directions. If you are interested in collaborating, or simply want to know more feel free to contact me through one of the various means under Contact above.


  • B.S., Computer Science, Purdue University, 2007
  • M.S., Computer Science, Virginia Tech, 2012
  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Virginia Tech, 2014


  • IGCC 2010 travel award
  • National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship(NDSEG) 2009

Research interests

  • High Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Heterogeneous computing: CPU, GPU, etc.
  • Runtime scheduling
  • Parallel programming models
  • Parallel computing education
  • Energy efficiency in computing


  • Cooking, all kinds
  • Tinkering
  • Video games
  • Cycling