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Michael Urashka

Michael Urashka
Computer Systems Engineer
Phone: (510) 486-5256
Fax: (510) 486-4316
1 Cyclotron Road
Mail Stop 943-0269
Berkeley, CA 94720

Biographical Sketch

Michael Urashka has been at LBNL since 2003.

Computer Systems Engineer. Software development and Unix system administration. Webops.

Currently runs websites for the Computing Sciences divisions at LBNL:

Computing Sciences Directorate
Computational Research Division (CRD)
ESnet - Energy Sciences Network 
Fasterdata - ESnet Fasterdata Knowledgebase
NERSC - National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center
ECS - ESnet Collaboration Services (retired 2014)

Enjoys writing Unix server-side, web and desktop applications in a variety of languages and has interest in tools development, automation, large scale infrastructure, science portals, embedded systems and sensor networks.

Prior to his appointment at NERSC, Michael maintained and developed front-end GUI applications and back-end server processes for LBNL's Advanced Light Source facility as a Data Acquisition & Controls Engineer. He has B.S. degrees from University of Massachusetts - Amherst (Microbiology and in Cellular & Molecular Biology) and an M.S. in Systems Management from Golden Gate University with an emphasis in Software Engineering.