Mark Yashar is the Research Specialist for CITRIS at UC Berkeley.
Mark supports science engagement activities at UC Berkeley for the Pacific Research Platform to help scientists understand and effectively utilize networks and data transfer technologies (e.g., FIONAs, FIONettes, Data Transfer Nodes) to accelerate their scientific research:
* Supporting ongoing programs with student teams
* Reaching out to relevant researchers and labs connected to the PRP
* Helping to expand the capacity of the science engagement work in northern California and throughout the network
* Developing, testing, and implementing the PRP (e.g., involving the use of perfSONAR software, benchmark testing, etc.) with faculty conducting data-intensive research throughout the UC system and the broader Pacific region