Indian Army has set up quantum computing laboratory and center for AI
(EconomicTimes) The Indian Army has set up a quantum computing laboratory and a centre for artificial intelligence (AI) at a military engineering institute in Madhya Pradesh’s Mhow. The two centres will carry out extensive research in developing transformative technologies for use by the armed forces.
“The Army, with support from the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS), has recently established the Quantum Lab at Military College of Telecommunication Engineering, Mhow to spearhead research and traini ..
The ministry said the research undertaken by the Army in the field of quantum technology will help it leapfrog into the next generation of communication and transform the current system of cryptography to post-quantum cryptography.
It said the key thrust areas are quantum key distribution, quantum communication and quantum computing, among others.