Help Research Computing Name New Supercomputer!

  • 2021-11-09

When you think of Arizona, what are the most powerful words that come to mind?

What words encapsulate Arizona’s history of pioneering innovation, discovery, and resiliency? That demonstrates the ability of science and technology to drive positive change in a powerful and impactful way?   

If you have the answer, you have the chance to name Arizona State University’s new multi-million-dollar research Supercomputer that is slated to come online in early 2022. The name should convey all that makes Arizona a national standout, that differentiates us from other parts of the country and articulates the grit, the spirit, and the attitude that make the Grand Canyon State a phenomenal place to live, learn and thrive. 

Naming contest details:

Request: Prefer one-word entries but will consider two and three-word phrases. Submissions must be thoughtful, tactful and culturally sensitive to be considered.  

Submission: Submit your recommended name HERE by close of day Tuesday, November 16, 2021. (limit one submission per person)

Selection: ASU Research Computing’s governance board will make the final selection from submitted recommendations.

Winner: A winner will be announced and notified by the first week of December. This lucky person will receive bragging rights and a Dell Technologies laptop!

If you have questions or concerns, contact Marisa Brazil at