Mathematician, Computer Scientist
Interests: Atomic Structure, Toroidal Ring
BS (Mathematics, Computer Science, U. of Wisconsin, Madison); MS (Computer Science, UW, Madison); Ph.D. (Computer Science, U. of Minnesota). Dr. Elsesser performs research in compiler optimizations for parallel and vector machines. He has a strong background in programming languages and software design. He spent 13 years at Cray, Inc., doing compiler R&D, and he works with Cray X1 systems on a regular basis.
Gary is interested in developing computer simulations of the atom based on Common Sense Science models.