Category: News Release

U.S. Industries To Benefit From Exascale Computing

  U.S. industries aim for faster, more efficient product design through exascale computing Jeremy Thomas Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Public Affairs   Computer-aided design and engineering have come a long

Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) Names Doug Kothe as Director

News Media Contact:  Mike Bernhardt, bernhardtme@ORNL.gov, 503.804.1714 For Immediate Release: September 20, 2017   Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) Names Doug Kothe as Director OAK RIDGE, Tenn. –

On the Path to the Nation’s First Exascale Supercomputers: PathForward

Six leading U.S. technology companies will receive funding to accelerate technology for the nation’s first exascale supercomputers.

PathForward Vendors Weigh In on Funding Announcement

Department of Energy Awards Six Research Contracts Totaling  $258 Million to Accelerate U.S. Supercomputing Technology QUOTES FROM VENDORS RECEIVING AWARDS   Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Sunnyvale, California “AMD is excited

ECP’s fifth Co-Design Center Puts Focus on Graph Analytics

ECP has selected its fifth Co-Design Center to focus on Graph Analytics -- combinatorial (graph) kernels that play a crucial enabling role in many data analytic computing (DAC) application areas

ECP Announces Formation of External Industry Council

The ECP Industry Council is an external advisory group of executives from some of the nation’s most prominent companies with a collaborative interest in bringing the potential of exascale computing

An update on the Exascale Computing Project

This presentation was made by ECP Director Paul Messina on December 20, 2016 at the ASCAC Meeting in Washington, DC. Presentation (PDF)

ECP Announces $48m for Co-Design Centers

The Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) announced that it has selected four co-design centers as part of a 4 year, $48 million funding award.

ECP Capable Exascale System by 2023

The Exascale Computing Project (ECP) is an ambitious U.S. Department of Energy initiative chartered with enabling a new era of computational and scientific capabilities.

ECP Awards $34m for Software Development

The Exascale Computing Project (ECP) has announced the selection of 35 software development proposals representing 25 research and academic organizations.

Visit Us at the SC16 Conference

Learn more about ECP at SC16. Visit the Department of Energy booth, or attend a session with an ECP team expert.

ECP Background Document

Learn why the Exascale Computing Project was established, the goals and focus of the ECP, and why it’s needed.

Cancer’s Search Engine

The U.S. Department of Energy collaborates with the National Cancer Institute to apply supercomputing number-crunching power to cancer research.

The march toward
exascale computers

High-performance computing is reaching new heights, especially in China

ECP Awards $39.8m for Application Development

The ECP announced its first round of funding, choosing 15 application development proposals for full funding and seven proposals for seed funding.

Two Argonne-led Projects Among ECP Awards

Two ECP application projects will be led by principal investigators at the DOE’s Argonne National Laboratory.

ORNL App Development

Oak Ridge National Laboratory staffers will participate in several newly awarded ECP application development projects.

Challenges of the new exascale project

ECP Director Paul Messina discusses the rewards and challenges of the new Exascale Computing Project.