James joined Intel in 2012, and is a Technical Consulting Engineer supporting Intel® Software Development Products. He focuses on parallel performance, primarily in HPC and Cluster environments, training customers to get the most from Intel Software Tools. His background is in aerospace engineering, with previous work on propulsion system analysis programs. James has a BS in Aerospace Engineering from Mississippi State University, and a Master’s of Science in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University. In the mythical spare time, he also enjoys reading, video games, and “random whatever”.