Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight at the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, on March 9. Photo: Xinhua Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight at the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, on March 9. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight at the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, on March 9. Photo: Xinhua

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China’s blacklisted supercomputer organisations: who are they and what do they do?

  • The US added seven new supercomputing organisations to its Entity List, citing concerns that they were being used for weapons programmes
  • The groups are involved in China’s biggest supercomputer projects and include the location of Sunway TaihuLight, the country’s fastest supercomputer

Topic |   US-China tech war
Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight at the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, on March 9. Photo: Xinhua Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight at the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, on March 9. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese supercomputer Sunway TaihuLight at the Chinese National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, on March 9. Photo: Xinhua
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