Adam Gaither

Business Systems Program Manager
Enterprise Software Office

Phone: 512-475-9411 | Email:

For the last 29+ years Adam has held leadership and software development roles in industry and academia. His roles have spanned a wide range of engineering domains including CFD, CPU design, tactical data communications, SONAR, combat systems, and instrumentation manufacturing for aerospace and nuclear power applications.

Selected Publications

Gaither, A., S. Bell and T. White. An Open Approach to Open Architectures, Interoperable Open Architecture conference, London, UK, 26 - 28 October, 2011

Gaither, A. The Ultra Open Architecture Integrated Services (OASIS) Toolkit, UDT Europe, Cannes France, 2009

Gaither, A. A Flexible Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) for Network Centric Warfare and Battle Space Concurrent Processing, Undersea Defense Technology (UDT) Europe, Glasgow UK, 2008

Gaither, A, D. Marcum and B. Mitchell. SolidMesh: A Solid Modeling approach to Unstructured Grid Generation. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Numerical Grid Generation in Computational Field Simulations, held at Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, September 25-28, 2000

Sheng, C., D. Hyams, K. Sreenivas, A. Gaither, D. Marcum and D. Whitfield. 1999. Three-dimensional incompressible Navier-Stokes flow computations about complete configurations using a multi-block unstructured grid approach. In Proceedings of the 37th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, held in Reno, NV, January 11-14, 1999. AIAA 99-0778

Current Projects

Redesign and implementation lead of the TACC Allocation System (TAS)


B.S., Computer Science
Texas A&M University

M.S., Computer Science
Mississippi State University

Executive Development Program (EDP)
Kellogg Business School at Northwestern University

Areas of Research

Distributed systems design

Agile software development

Grid generation