**Dr. Alice Koniges**

**Dr. Alice Koniges** is a computer scientist and research principal investigator at the University of Hawaii where she leads efforts in scientific computing with an emphasis on complex physics and mathematical models using differential equations, HPC performance modeling, and ML/DL/AI applications. She is associate editor of the International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, and has published well over 100 refereed papers in both applications and parallel computing/programming languages, and has two books, "Industrial Strength Parallel Computing" and "OpenMP Common Core." Her PhD is from Princeton University in Mathematical Astrophysics, and she also has an MSE in Mechanical Engineering.