Quantum Institutes News

The Dutch government will invest 23.5 million euros in the coming five years in quantum technology. For the news item, see https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/actueel/nieuws/2020/02/17/235-miljoen-euro-voor-start-uitvoering-nationale-quantumagenda The post National quantum agenda appeared first on QuSoft.... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-20
Source: QuSoft - Blog
QuTech has resolved a major issue on the road towards a working large-scale quantum computer. QuTech, together with Intel, has designed and fabricated an integrated circuit that can operate at extremely low temperatures when controlling qubits, the essential building blocks of a quantum computer. This paves the way for the... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-19
Source: QUTech - News
Artificial atoms create stable qubits for quantum computing Science & Tech In a breakthrough for quantum computing, researchers at UNSW Sydney have made improved qubits using concepts from high school chemistry. Embedded video Artificial atoms create stable qubits for quantum computing Quantum computing device Quantum Computing Andrew Dzurak Andre Saraiva... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-19
State Secretary Mona Keijzer announced yesterday that she will invest €23,5 million in quantum technologies over the next five years. This initial investment will be used to fund the high priority actions identified last September by the National Agenda on Quantum Technology. “The urgency is high,” Keijzer writes in her... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-18
Source: QUTech - News
In a breakthrough for quantum computing, researchers at UNSW Sydney have made improved qubits using concepts from high school chemistry.... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-11
JQI Fellow Mohammad Hafezi and JQI Graduate Researchers Alireza Seif and Hwanmun Kim have received an award from Google to support research identifying and developing problems that simple quantum computers might help solve. The work could bridge the divide between demonstrating quantum supremacy, as Google claimed to do in October,... Read more
Interview with Giordano Scappucci When you set foot in the lab, you instantly feel that something special is happening here. The room houses a long desk with monitors showing graphs, but most of the space is taken up by two complicated-looking machines, surrounded by fences that keep guests at a... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-05
Source: QUTech - News
Quantum researcher Joran van Apeldoorn will defend his Ph.D. thesis on ‘A Quantum View on Convex Optimization’ at the University of Amsterdam on 6 February. The post Ph.D. defence of Joran van Apeldoorn on 6 February appeared first on QuSoft.... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-05
Source: QuSoft - Blog
PhD candidate at CWI Email: rene.allerstorfer at cwi.nlSupervisors: Harry Buhrman Rene received his bachelor degrees in physics and mathematics from the University of Vienna. On the physics side, he focused on quantum foundations and quantum information science both theoretically and experimentally. On the mathematics side, he was interested in the... Read more
Published on: 2020-02-03
Source: QuSoft - Blog
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 IQC researchers have developed a new tool for evaluating the security of a broad class of protocols that can take advantage of existing telecom infrastructure to deploy large quantum-secured communication networks in the near-future.... Read more
Published on: 2020-01-29