Rick Costa

Staff Computational Science Consultant, Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center


e-mail:   costa@psc.edu
phone:   412-268-4960
mail:   PSC
300 South Craig St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213



Rick has worked at the PSC since 1991. His current duties include

   1. Answering user tickets

   2. Writing user documentation

   3. Cajoling humanists and other non-traditional users into using the PSC's supercomputers


He has MA degrees in history and English and an MBA. He has presented papers at conferences on film and philosophy. Since he remembers where he was when he heard John Kennedy was assassinated and bought at least 1 Beatles' 45, he is a Baby Boomer. Rick has a terminal case of the rockin' pneumonia and the boogie woogie flu.