Announcements

The Exascale Computing Project Selects Sunita Chandrasekaran as Principal Investigator of the SOLLVE Project

Sunita Chandrasekaran of Brookhaven National Laboratory is the new principal investigator of the SOLLVE project, which is advancing OpenMPI.

ECP has Established the Leadership Scientific Software (LSSw) Portal to Engage with the Broader Technical Community

The new LSSw portal offers various venues for engagement, including virtual (Zoom) town halls that anyone interested can sign up for.

ECP Selects DOD’s Frances (Fran) Hill as Co-Chair of Its Industry and Agency Council

Frances (Fran) Hill will co-chair ECP's Industry and Agency Council alongside Dave Kepczynski, Council chair since April 2018.

ECP and ALCF to Host Twitter Chat June 21

June 21 at 2 p.m. Eastern, ECP and the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility will host a Twitter Chat on the Extreme-scale Scientific Software Stack.

Berkeley Lab Deploys Next-Gen Supercomputer – Perlmutter

The National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) today formally unveiled the f

The DOE Exascale Computing Project Expands the Project’s External Industry Council to Include Federal Agencies

The renamed Exascale Computing Project Industry and Agency Council (ECP-IAC) will now include members from several federal agencies.

Exascale Computing Project (ECP) Names Berkeley Lab’s Katie Antypas as New Director for Hardware and Integration

Antypas is currently the division deputy and Data Department head at the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She replaces Terri Quinn, who is returning to her full-time responsibilities as deputy associate director for Livermore Computing, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s high-performance computing organization.

Exascale Computing Project Announces Three New Leaders for the Project’s Hardware and Integration Group

Over the past several months, ECP’s HI team has been adapting its organizational structure and key personnel to prepare for the next phase of exascale hardware and software integration.

Exascale Computing Project Announces Staff Changes Within Software Technology Group

ECP's Jonathan Carter of Berkeley Lab, Lois Curfman McIness of Argonne, and Sherry Li of Berkeley Lab are moving to new leadership roles.

ECP Director Doug Kothe to be Featured on ACM SIGHPC’s TechTalk—Live on April 30th

  You can now register (it’s free) for ECP Director Doug Kothe’s ACM SIGHPC TechTalk. Doug will be the featured presenter for the ACM SIGHPC TechTalk on April 30 at

ECP Receives HPCwire Editors’ Choice Award for Best HPC Collaboration of Government, Academia, and Industry

Exascale Computing Project Receives Award from HPCwire

Exascale Computing Project (ECP) Names LLNL’s Lori Diachin as New Deputy Director

Exascale Computing Project (ECP) Names LLNL's Lori Diachin as New Deputy Director

ECP Announces New Co-Design Center to Focus on Exascale Machine Learning Technologies

New ExaLearn Co-Design Center to be led by Brookhaven National Laboratory's Francis (Frank) Alexander. The Exascale Computing Project has initiated its sixth Co-Design Center, ExaLearn, to be led by Principal

ORNL Launches Summit Supercomputer

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory today unveiled Summit as the world’s most powerful and smartest scientific supercomputer.

SECRETARY OF ENERGY RICK PERRY ANNOUNCES $1.8 BILLION INITIATIVE FOR NEW SUPERCOMPUTERS

https://www.energy.gov/articles/secretary-energy-rick-perry-announces-18-billion-initiative-new-supercomputers   Systems Will Solidify U.S. Leadership in the “Exascale” Computing Era WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry today announced a Request for Proposals (RFP), potentially worth up

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. It will focus on graph analytics, combinatorial kernels that play a crucial enabling role in many data analytic computing application areas as well as several ECP applications.

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

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