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J. Barr von Oehsen

Barr von OehsenResearch Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Ph.D. - 1991, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey Mathematics
B.S. - Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey Mathematics

Contact Information:
Office: 2091 Barre Hall
Office Phone: 864.656.3342

Dr. Barr von Oehsen is the Executive Director of the Cyberinfrastructure Technology Integration (CITI) group within Clemson Computing and Information Technology (CCIT) and the Center of Excellence for Next Generation Computing and Creative Learning. As executive director, Dr. von Oehsen is responsible for providing strategic leadership in advancing Clemson University’s research and scholarly achievements through next generation computing, networking, data technologies, and creative learning environments. Prior to joining CCIT he was employed by the Center for Advanced Engineering Fibers and Films, CAEFF, a National Science Foundation, NSF, funded engineering research center, where he directed the development of parallel finite element code for modeling polymer processes. He has worked as a computational scientist at Clemson for over twelve years.

Research Interests
Dr. von Oehsen's research interests are in high performance computing, high throughput computing, mathematical modeling, parallel programming, campus level distributed cloud environments, hardware architecture, and next generation creative learning environments.