Senior Software Engineer

(919) 843-5951

Center for Environmental Modeling for Policy Development


Carlie Coats is a mathematician and software engineer with a focus on numerical algorithms, high performance computing software engineering, optimization, meteorology and air quality modeling, and hydrology. He is the author/maintainer of Models-3 I/O API, the original software architect of EPA Models-3 Project, the original developer of the Sparse Matrix Operator Kernel Emissions (SMOKE) Model, and the chief software architect of Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems, LLC., 2003-2013.


Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mathematics (1978)
B.S. Duke University, Mathematics (1973)