Charges/Reports

ASCAC Reports

The following is a listing of ASCAC charges and reports, and program responses.


April 2020

Subcommittee to:

ASCR/ECP Transition

ASCR@40: Highlights and Impacts of ASCR’s Programs (Draft)


October 2019

Subcommittee to:
  • Assesses the opportunities and challenges from Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for the advancement of science, technology, and Office of Science missions.
  • Identifies strategies that ASCR can use, in coordination with the other SC programs, to address the challenges and deliver on the opportunities.

September 2018

Subcommittee to identify the key elements of the Exascale Computing Project (ECP) that need to be transitioned into ASCR's research program


December 2017

Assess and document the historical accomplishments of the Advanced Scientific Computing
Research (ASCR) program and its predecessors over the past four decades.


June 2017

Independent review of Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) work of the DOE Laboratories (Labs)


11th April 2017

Independent review of Laboratory Directed Research and Development (LDRD) work of the DOE Laboratories (Labs)


December 2016

Opportunities and Challenges for Future High Performance Computing Capabilities


December 2015

Committee of Visitors (COV) Review of Next Generation Networking for Science (NGNS)


September 28, 2015

Subcommittee on Scientific and Technical Information Response to review of Matters associated with the DOE Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) charge


September 18, 2015

Exascale Computing Initiative (ECI) Review Subcommittee Response to ECI conceptual design review charge


March 2015

Committee of Visitors (COV) Review of Next Generation Networking for Science (NGNS)


March 2014

Committee of Visitors (COV) to review the management processes for the SciDAC portfolio


February 2014

Assessment of workforce development needs in Office of Science research disciplines


July 2013

Ten technical approaches to address the challenges of Exascale computing


March 2013

ASCAC Response to Facilities Charge


January 2013

ASCR Applied Math Committee of Visitors (COV)


December 2012

ASCR Facilities Charge


October 2012

ASCR Applied Math Committee of Visitors (COV)

Computer Science Program Committee of Visitors (COV)


August 2012

DOE data-intensive science and exascale


March 2011

Department of Energy's Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF) Charge

America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2010


November 2010

Next Generation Networking for Science Committee of Visitors


November 2009

Applied Math Committee of Visitors

Opportunities and Challenges of Exascale Computing


October 2008

Computer Science Committee of Visitors


August 2008

INCITE Committee of Visitors

Fusion Simulation Project Initiative

February 2008

SciDAC COV and Joint ASCR/BERAC Subcommittee on Modeling and Simulation for GTL

March 2008

Joint ASCAC/BERAC Subcommittee on Identifying Computational and Information Technology Obstacles Pacing Progress

February 2008

Balance Charge

Networking Charge


April 13, 2007

Petascale Metrics Panel


December 1, 2006

Evaluation of the Long Term Goal of Enabling Effective Modeling of Complex Systems


November 10, 2006

Genomes to Life Partnership With BER


April 27, 2005

ACSR Facilities and Networking Research Programs Committee of Visitors


November 2004

Applied Mathematics, Computer Science Research, and Collaboratories Research COV


April 2004

Committee of Visitors (COV) of Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, and Collaboratories Programs


March 17, 2003

Facilities Improvements


December 16, 2002

ASCAC Biotechnology Subcommittee


May 2002

Advanced Scientific Computing Initiative


August 2001

High-Performance Computational Needs and Capabilities in the Office of Science