Kate Clark is a distinguished software engineer in the developer technology group at NVIDIA, where she works at the interface of applications, algorithms and parallel computation. Before joining NVIDIA, she was a researcher in radio astronomy signal-processing algorithms at Harvard University and a postdoc at Boston University, with a focus on multi-grid solver algorithms for Lattice QCD. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Edinburgh, where her doctoral research focused on Monte Carlo algorithms for lattice QCD.