Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight is seen at the Chinese National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in October 2018. Photo: Xinhua Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight is seen at the Chinese National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in October 2018. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight is seen at the Chinese National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in October 2018. Photo: Xinhua

US blacklists seven Chinese supercomputer centres over weapons concerns

  • The Commerce Department says Beijing’s growing efforts in the field could have military uses that pose dangers
  • Those put on the entity list include Wuxi’s National Supercomputing Centre, home to the Sunway TaihuLight, considered the world’s fastest when it was launched in 2016

Topic |   US-China tech war
Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight is seen at the Chinese National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in October 2018. Photo: Xinhua Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight is seen at the Chinese National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in October 2018. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight is seen at the Chinese National Supercomputing Centre in Wuxi in October 2018. Photo: Xinhua
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