The Sunway TaihuLight, the world’s fastest supercomputer, can carry out a quadrillion calculations per second. Photo: Xinhua

World’s fastest computer solves big problems, doing a quadrillion calculations per second, but hates multi-tasking

The Sunway TaihuLight can be used to decode human genome secrets, predict the impact of climate change or build next-generation spacecraft, says analyst

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The Sunway TaihuLight, the world’s fastest supercomputer, can carry out a quadrillion calculations per second. Photo: Xinhua
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