MCRP application

Multidisciplinary Cooperative Research Program (MCRP)



Oakforest-PACS (OFP) with 8,208 of manycore processors (Knights Landing). The peak performance is 25 PFLOPS. The OFP system is operated by the Joint Center for Advanced High Performance Computing (JCAHPC) established by ITC/University of Tokyo and CCS/University of Tsukuba.

Cygnus: 2.4 PFLOPS (double precision floating-point operation). Supercomputer equipped with GPU (NVIDIA V100) and FPGA (Intel Stratix10).

●User fee:None


Period of application: December 17, 2020 – January 24, 2021, 24:00
Deadline for member registration:
January 31, 2021, 24:00
Notification of selection:
March 23, 2021
Project period:
April 1, 2021 – March 30, 2022
Submission of Report: April 2022
Report meeting: Autumn, 2021

Online application

Please download an application form and the guide of the application from the following links.

FY2021   Online application system 

Past application page

FY2020*closed (

FY2019*closed (

FY2018 *closed (

Reference information

Q&A for MCRP users

Work flow from application to start of utilization

CCS Supercomputer systems

List of past project (in Japanese)


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact via e-mail.

The questions about administration of the project: project-adm[at]

The questions about technical matters of the computers: project-support[at]

The questions about online application systems: project-register[at]