Daniel R. Voss

Director, Center for Research Computing
Primary office:
Nichols Hall, room 235

Dan joined the University of Kansas in 2013 as the Director of the Center for Research Computing (CRC). The CRC's role at KU is to help facilitate a collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach to research computing and to partner with the Universities of the Great Plains Network to help advance research computing. Dan is also the XSEDE Campus Champion who provides information on XSEDE (Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment) and cyberinfrastructure resources both local and national.

Prior to joining KU, Dan spent the past decade working in high performance research computing at the University of Miami and Florida State University.


Biochemistry & Protein Science

Bioinformatics & Modeling


Materials Characterization

Molecular Structures

Translational Biology

Ability to set up 24 NMR experiments at one time and eliminate periodic user intervention
Screen up to 100,000 compounds in two days for endpoint assays
Next-generation genome sequencing
Near-infrared and bioluminescence imaging instrumentation to track gene of interest and/or tumor growth
Expertise in the design and stability of various pharmaceutical dosage forms
More than 40 computational chemistry software programs and databases
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