Tag: quantum computing


US blackballs Chinese quantum computing firms and chip makers for trade

Three Chinese quantum computing firms and a handful of chipmakers have been put on a trade blacklist by the US government to curb export of US technology.

Project Q-Exa pursues a European quantum computer made in Germany

Germany is at the centre of European quantum plans with the Q-Exa project

Australia to pump $73 million in cutting edge technology including quantum

At the centre of geopolitical jostling in the Indo-Pacific, Australia plans to beef up its technological edge in nine critical areas including quantum computing.

Infosys throws its hat in the quantum computing arena

Indian IT major chooses the Amazon platform for developing quantum computing use cases such as vehicle route optimisation and fraud detection.

Breakthrough Prize for losing one second in 15 billion years

Physicists Hidetoshi Katori and Jun Ye share the Breakthrough Prize 2022 for fundamental physics for building a new generation of super accurate atomic clocks – the optical lattice clocks.

Quantum computing market set to grow to $127 bln by 2031

As the demand for quantum computing devices, software and services rises rapidly in the coming decade, India expected to be a growth centre.

Rigetti to debut 80-qubit quantum computer by year-end

Rigetti Computing is using a multi-chip, modular approach to scale quantum computers. It manufactures its chips at Fab-1, the world’s first dedicated quantum chip foundry.

US grants most patents in quantum computing over the last decade

A spike is visible in patent applications related to quantum computing since 2017 as diverse sources of innovation emerge.

‘Cybersecurity is all about tomorrow’s technology today’

India needs to rely on indigenous technology to create a quantum shield around its critical infrastructure due to unprecedented attacks by state as well as non-state actors says QNu’s Sunil Gupta.

India debuts its Quantum Computing Applications Lab

In a first of its kind initiative in the world, Amazon Web Services to provide quantum computing as a service to Indian scientists and researchers in a collaboration with the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY).

Explainer: What is a quantum computer?

Machines which rely on the properties and laws of quantum physics to store information and perform calculations are known as quantum computers. But really what are they?

Two American senators push for focus on quantum research

In a bid to blunt the edge of China’s advances in the area of quantum computing, two US senators push for cohesive strategy and investments via two new legislative bills.