Scott Kulp

Dr. Scott Kulp serves as Senior Computational Scientist and Senior Developer for Climate Central’s Program on Sea Level Rise, where his research interests include the impacts of sea level rise on coastal communities. He is also focused on the development of Climate Central’s Surging Seas 2.0 Analysis System and Risk Finder web toolkit.  Scott holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Rutgers University for his work on the topic of cardiac blood flow simulations. He also holds a B.S. in Computer Science and Mathematics from Ursinus College. 

Previously, Dr. Kulp has worked for the U.S. Department of Defense on several research projects, such as the simulation of iris tissue deformation for the purposes of biometric recognition, GPU-accelerated neural networks, and topic identification of conversational telephone speech.  He can also conversationally speak and read Mandarin Chinese, having been studying the language for over three years.