(Photonics) Qubitekk, a manufacturer of products for quantum networks and quantum key distribution; and Raicol Crystals, manufacturer of nonlinear crystals for space, aviation, and pharmaceutical applications, have been awarded a grant for a joint project. The companies will partner on a project focused on quantum communications. As part of the joint project, the companies will…..
(ScienceX) NetSquid, a specialized simulator for quantum networks, has been made freely available for non-commercial users. In development by QuTech since 2017, the software is the first of its kind to model timing effects using discrete events. NetSquid allows researchers around the world to accurately predict the performance of quantum networks and modular quantum computing…..
(Kharbarhub) Thangavel K. Balasubramaniam, a doctoral candidate at the Department of Politics and International Studies, Pondicherry University, India; and Ashok Kumar Murugesan is a doctoral candidate at the Department of Physics, Pondicherry University, have written an extensive review India Journal of Indo-Pacific Affairs have written an extensive review of China’s rising missile and naval capabilities…..
(Middleburg.Eccentric) Anthony Wells shares his thinking on “Quantum Computing” and its likely impact on what may in the future be called the “Quantum Internet.” Wells managed highly classified programs with the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for the Department of Defense and the National Intelligence Community at the height of the Cold War. He is focusing…..
(YahooNews) The U.S. military is in jeopardy of falling behind Russia and China in some crucial areas of weapons and technology, including hypersonics, AI and quantum computing, according to senior Congressional leaders. “China increased its military spending by 83 percent from 2009 to 2018. Over essentially the same time frame, Russia grew its defense budget…..
(MirageNews) Yasunobu Nakamura, Team Leader, Superconducting Quantum Electronics Research Team has written this extensive explanation as to why he believes a new circuit-wiring scheme developed over the last three years by RIKEN, in collaboration with other institutes, opens the door to scaling up to 100 or more qubits within the next decade Challenge one: Scalability…..
(HPCWire) Fermilab regularly makes fundamental science discoveries and is a world leader in quantum physics. In 2019, it launched the Fermilab Quantum Institute, which conducts world-class research at the leading edge of quantum computing and information science, laying the groundwork for critical physics calculations to be performed on quantum computers. As such, Fermilab is an…..
(Lexology) Portugal has joined EU’s Quantum Communication Infrastructure initiative (“EuroQCI”). The initiative trusts on developing a network over the next ten years for sensitive information to be shared. As with anything that may be ill-used, quantum computing poses a serious cyberthreat. EuroQCI will use quantum technologies to ensure the secure transfer and storage of sensitive…..
(GlobeNewsWire) Quantum Computing Inc, a technology leader in quantum-ready applications and tools, has entered the commercialization phase as the only public pure-play in the quantum computing space. After hitting several major milestones, QCI has begun the official commercial launch of its Mukai™ quantum computing software execution platform. Last week, the company introduced a new trial…..
(TechnologyNetworks) Dr Alexis Kirke, Senior Research Fellow in the Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research at the University of Plymouth (UK), has for the first time shown that a human musician can communicate directly with a quantum computer via teleportation. The result is a high-tech jamming session, through which a blend of live human and…..