MCRP application

Multidisciplinary Cooperative Research Program (MCRP)


●Project category:MCRP-L, MCRP-M, MCRP-S, MCRP-FPGA


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).

●Project Period:2019.4.1-2020.3.31 (Cygnus will be started operation May, 2019)

●User fee:None

●Eligibility:Check the Call for proposals FY2019.

Online submission opensJanuary 5, 2019

Deadline of online submissionFebruary 3, 2019 (24:00 JST) 

  Member registration is open till February 7, 2019 (24:00 JST).

Announcement of the selection resultMarch 22, 2019

Presentation of the interim report (for project of FY2019) and the progress report (for project of FY2018):Around the autumn of 2019

Submission of User Report:April, 2020 (Details will be announced in March 2019.)

Online application


Call for proposals of MCRP-2019 projects (FY2019)【PDF
Application forms
 MCRP-L【Word eng.】/ MCRP-M【Word】【Word eng.】/
MCRP-S【Word】【Word eng.】/ MCRP-FPGA【Word】【Word eng.

Guide for online application【PDF
Guide for member registration【PDF

Online application system

FY2018 *closed

Call for proposals of MCRP-2018 projects (FY2018) 【PDF
Application form (Japanese only)【Word

FY2018 Online application system

Reference information

Q&A for MCRP users

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]