Srinivasan works with a team of researchers at Berkeley Lab as part of the Batteries for Advanced Transportation Technologies (BATT) program, involved in solving the multitude of problems that prevent lithium-ion batteries from being used in electric-, hybrid-electric, and plug-in-hybrid-electric vehicles. He also heads the Berkeley Lab portion of the DOE's Joint Center for Energy Storage Research.
John Shalf is Group leader for the NERSC Advanced Technology Group, which tries to understand the scientific computing workload to build a better architecture for future supercomputers. He can be contacted to speak about general trends in computing, supercomputing, parallel programming languages, graphic processing units (GPUs) and cloud computing.
Daniel Rokhsar is Head of the Plant Genomics Program at JGI and Professor of Molecular Cell Biology and Physics at the University of California at Berkeley. He is a former NSF Presidential Young Investigator, Sloan Foundation Fellow, Miller Research Professor, and Guggenheim Foundation Fellow. His interests are in computational, comparative, and functional analysis of eukaryotic genomes.