Software Programmer & Systems Administrator
Bob Torgerson joined IARC as the Scenarios Network for Alaska & Arctic Planning systems administrator and software programmer. He is working on a number of research visualization projects, efficient distribution of hindcast and model data for the research community, and anything else that might come up.
Bob obtained his Master’s degree in Computer Science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks while working at the Arctic Region Supercomputing Center in Fairbanks, Alaska. Bob had previously worked for RCS in the Geophysical Institute as a Storage and Systems Analyst and has worked with a large number of the researchers on campus in one capacity or another. He loves to spend time outside with his wife, daughter, and dog as much as possible!