Featured Experts

A resource for 
the news media

Our strength is our people. With nationally and internationally recognized scientists and engineers, we advance scientific knowledge and address challenges in sustainable energy, national security, and more.

The PNNL experts found here have experience providing context to help you explain science and technology to the public.

To arrange an interview with a PNNL expert, contact the PNNL News & Media team.

51 results found
CHIEF SCIENTIST, COMPUTING

James (Jim) Ang, PhD

Areas of Expertise: Heterogeneous High-Performance Computing, Data Analytics, Computing Architectures, Data Movement, Hardware-Software Co-Design
SOIL SCIENTIST

Vanessa Bailey, PhD

Areas of Expertise: Microbial community composition and functional potential, Soil microbiology, Soil and climate change, Carbon cycling, Metagenomics and metabolomics, Terrestrial-aquatic ecosystems
DATA SCIENTIST, LABORATORY FELLOW

Nathan Baker, PhD

Areas of Expertise: Computational Biology, Biophysics, Structural Biology, Machine Learning, Applied Math, Quantum Computing Workforce Development
OCEANOGRAPHER

Karthik Balaguru, PhD

Areas of Expertise: Role of upper-ocean dynamics in climate variability, Air-sea interaction, Tropical cyclones and climate
HYDROGEN SAFETY PROGRAM MANAGER; DIRECTOR, CENTER FOR HYDROGEN SAFETY

Nick Barilo

Areas of Expertise: Hydrogen Safety Practices, Fire Risk Assessment, Safe Hydrogen Transportation