Hamish Carr presented a paper titled “Parallel Peak Pruning for Scalable SMP Contour Tree Computation” at the Sixth IEEE Symposium on Large Data Analysis and Visualization, held in conjunction with IEEE VIS 2016 in Baltimore. The paper received┬áthe Best Paper award and was authored by Hamish Carr and Gunther Weber of the University of Leeds and by Christopher Sewell and James Ahrens of the Los Alamos National Lab.