Dan Gunter is the group lead for the Integrated Data Frameworks group. His research focus is on middleware, which is at the intersection of applications, databasese, networks, and operating systems for distributed and collaborative computing. Thus his research includes distributed workflows, network performance, visual analysis techniques, API and interface design, and complex data integration. He maintains the NetLogger application monitoring software. He is currently a PI on the Tigres workflow collaboratories project, the Materials Project Center for Functional Electronic Materials, and the Systems Biology Knowledgebase (KBase) projects. Dan holds a MS in Computer Science from SFSU.