Theoretical computer science Press Release
|06/18/2020 - 03:38||
Atos, CSC and IQM partner to accelerate the commercialization of European quantum technologies
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, CSC – IT Center for Science and IQM , the European leader in superconducting quantum computers, announce the formation of a partnership to create the first comprehensive 100% European quantum ecosystem which includes a simulator, a universal programming environment and quantum hardware.
|05/19/2020 - 03:27||
Atos and CSC empower the Finnish quantum research community with Atos Quantum Learning Machine
Atos , a global leader in digital transformation, today announces it has delivered its Atos Quantum Learning Machine , the world's highest-performing commercially available quantum simulator, to CSC ? IT Center for Science . The 30-qubit Atos Quantum Learning Machine ?
|05/13/2020 - 04:53||
Atos delivers its Quantum Learning Machine to Japan
Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announced that it has sold its Atos Quantum Learning Machine (QLM), the world’s highest-performing commercially available quantum simulator, through its APAC distributor Intelligent Wave Inc.
|05/11/2020 - 11:20||
DARPA Kicks Off Program to Advance Quantum Computing
DARPA has selected seven university and industry teams for the first phase of the Optimization with Noisy Intermediate-Scale Quantum devices (ONISQ) program. Phase 1 of the program began in March and will last 18 months.
|05/08/2020 - 13:38||
Kerry Emanuel, David Sabatini, and Peter Shor receive BBVA Frontiers of Knowledge awards
The BBVA Foundation awarded three MIT professors Frontiers of Knowledge Awards for their work in climate change, biology and biomedicine, and quantum computation. Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences Professor Kerry A. Emanuel, Department of Biology Professor David Sabatini, and Department of Mathematics Professor Peter Shor were recognized in the 12th edition of this annual award.
|04/22/2020 - 09:01||
Quantum research unifies two ideas offering an alternative route to topological superconductivity
Quantum physics Researchers from University of Copenhagen have discovered a new way of developing topological superconductivity that may provide a useful route toward the use of Majorana zero modes as the foundation of qubits for quantum information.
|04/20/2020 - 14:18||
Calling On AI And Quantum Computing To Fight The Coronavirus
Can human ingenuity assisted by new and emerging technologies overpower Covid-19? Will faster processing of more—and more relevant—data, analyzed with the right models, yield better insights into mitigating the spread of future pandemics, designing effective treatments, and developing successful vaccines? A number of promising initiatives were announced in recent weeks aiming to enlist data, AI algorithms, supercomputers, and human expertise in the fight with our global predicament.
|04/14/2020 - 08:02||
Intel and QuTech Demonstrate High-Fidelity Hot Qubits for Practical Quantum Systems
Intel Corporation has invented a spin qubit fabrication flow on its 300 mm process technology using isotopically pure wafers like this one.
|04/09/2020 - 04:06||
Securing Communications in the Quantum Computing Age
|04/09/2020 - 02:09||
Quantum Computers Will Break the Internet, but Only If We Let Them
Parenting Through the Pandemic: Who's Working, Who's Caring for the Kids, and What Policies Might Help.
|03/31/2020 - 19:18||
DENSOs Global Support to Combat COVID-19: DENSO Delivers Technical Support using Quantum Systems to Combat COVID-19
Kariya, Japan (March 31, 2020) DENSO Corporation today announced it is joining a project from D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum cloud service “Leap2”, to give anyone working on problems related to the COVID-19 free, immediate access to the company’s quantum computer.
|DENSO North America|
|03/31/2020 - 04:59||
DENSO Delivers Technical Support in D-WAVE Project using Quantum Systems to Combat COVID-19 DENSO mobilizes its quantum computing expertise and collaborative spirit
DENSO Corporation today announced it is joining a project from D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum cloud service “Leap2”, to give anyone working on problems related to the COVID-19 free, immediate access to the company’s quantum computer.
|03/26/2020 - 13:47||
Universities Space Research Association to Lead a DARPA Project on Quantum Computing
Columbia, MD and Washington DC—March 26, 2020. Universities Space Research Association (USRA) today announced that DARPA has awarded the organization and its partners Rigetti Computing and the NASA Quantum Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (QuAIL) to work as a team to advance the state of art in quantum optimization. USRA, as the prime contractor of the award, will manage the collaboration.
|03/25/2020 - 09:04||
Covid-19: in a race against the clock
We are in uncharted territory: the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic are unfolding rapidly, with profound effects on bereaved families and on people's health and prosperity around the world. Yet while today’s events are unprecedented, so too are the capabilities of advanced computing to help human beings combat the disease.
|03/24/2020 - 19:10||
Fujitsu Laboratories and Quantum Benchmark Begin Joint Research on Algorithms with Error Suppression for Quantum Computing
Kawasaki, Japan and Waterloo, Canada, March 25, 2020 Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., and Quantum Benchmark Inc.
|03/19/2020 - 10:21||
Chip-Based Devices Improve Practicality of Quantum-Secured Communication
WASHINGTON — Researchers have demonstrated new chip-based devices that contain all the optical components necessary for quantum key distribution while increasing real-world security. The fast and cost-effective platform is poised to facilitate implementation of extremely secure data communication that can be used to protect everything from emails to online banking information.
|The Optical Society|
|03/11/2020 - 13:18||
IDC Survey Finds Optimism That Quantum Computing Will Result in Competitive Advantage
FRAMINGHAM, Mass., March 11, 2019 – A recent International Data Corporation (IDC) survey of IT and business personnel responsible for quantum computing adoption found that improved AI capabilities, accelerated business intelligence, and increased productivity and efficiency were the top expectations of organizations currently investing in cloud-based quantum computing technologies.
|03/03/2020 - 15:14||
Honeywell Heats Up the Quantum Computing Market
Honeywell International, perhaps best known as a manufacturer of thermostats, plans to offer cloud-based access to what it claims is the world’s most powerful quantum computer, according to a benchmarking measure known as quantum volume. In early March, the company announced that access would be offered sometime within Q2 2020.
|03/02/2020 - 15:33||
Keysight Technologies Drives Advancements in Quantum Technology that Enable Companies and Institutions to Perform Cutting-edge Research
Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, announced a collaboration and acquisition that will drive advancements in the research and development of quantum computing and engineering.
|03/02/2020 - 14:10||
Honeywell Achieves Breakthrough That Will Enable The Worlds Most Powerful Quantum Computer
Company also announces strategic investments in two leading quantum computing software providers and a strategic collaboration with JPMorgan Chase for financial applications.
|02/21/2020 - 19:24||
The Optical Society Names Chao-Yang Lu the 2020 Adolph Lomb Medal Winner
WASHINGTON—The Optical Society (OSA) is pleased to name Chao-Yang Lu, University of Science and Technology of China, China, the 2020 Adolph Lomb Medal recipient. Lu is recognized for significant contributions to optical quantum information technologies, especially on high-performance single-photon sources, quantum teleportation and optical quantum computing.
|The Optical Society|
|02/19/2020 - 00:21||
Argonne and UChicago scientists take important step in developing national quantum internet
Department of Energy Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar and Argonne and UChicago scientists and leaders discuss quantum entanglement along Argonne’s quantum loop, a 52-mile fiber optic testbed for quantum communication in the Chicago suburbs.
|02/17/2020 - 21:03||
Reducing noise of quantum light below the sound of silence
The team's experiment. Image credit: Centre for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology, ANU
|02/12/2020 - 21:29||
Intel and QuTech Unveil Details of First Cryogenic Quantum Computing Control Chip, Horse Ridge
Stefano Pellerano, principal engineer at Intel Labs, holds Horse Ridge. The new cryogenic control chip will speed development of full-stack quantum computing systems, marking a milestone in the development of a commercially viable quantum computer.
|01/30/2020 - 17:20||
University of Maryland Convenes Alliance to Accelerate Quantum Ecosystem
Leaders from the University of Maryland, the state of Maryland and other partners gathered yesterday in Annapolis to launch an alliance designed to push innovations from quantum science and engineering into the mainstream and further enhance the region’s primacy in a field that promises to revolutionize society.