Adam Kraut

Adam Kraut,

Technical Director, Innovation

Contact Information

Email: kraut@bioteam.net

Intro:

Adam joined BioTeam in 2008 and specializes in HPC and Cloud Computing services for scientific computing. He’s passionate about high-performance systems, skill development, and pioneering the application of research computing.

Location:

Pittsburgh, PA

Personal Interests:

Adam actively trains and competes in mixed martial arts and is a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Focus Areas:

  • Infrastructure
  • HPC
  • Cloud Computing
  • DevOps
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Training

Tools:

  • Amazon Web Services
  • Azure
  • Go
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • JavaScript
  • Julia
  • Kubernetes

Scientific Areas:

  • Computational Biology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Computational Chemistry
  • Information Science
  • Systems Biology
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Artificial Intelligence

Background

Adam has a B.S. in Information Science from the University of Pittsburgh. He was a research associate at the National Resource for Biomedical Supercomputing (NRBSC) within the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC). Key initiatives at the PSC included structural bioinformatics, protein engineering, and systems biology. He developed and operated decision support systems for protein structure prediction and was an instructor of bioinformatics workshops, courses, and seminars.