Surendra Sunkari

IT Professional IV-Advanced Computing


Surendra Sunkari joined HPC Operations group at NREL in 2014 as an HPC Engineer. Prior to this, he worked as a Linux Middleware Engineer at Frederick National Labs for Cancer Research. He currently serves as the technical lead for the ESIF-3 project, which will replace the Eagle HPC System. For the Eagle System, he is responsible for the Job Schedular and Cluster Management software.

Research Interests

HPC Cluster Deployments​

HPC Schedular and Workload Managers​

OpenStack ​



M.S., Electrical Engineering, Louisiana State University

B.S., Electronics and Communications Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University