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Quantum Computers


‘Quantum Internet’ inches closer with advance in data teleportation

May 31, 2022 1:05 pm

A team of physicists has taken a significant step toward this computer network of the future, using a technique called quantum teleportation to send data across three physical locations.

Why banks and NATO are worrying about a future 'Quantum attack'

March 17, 2022 1:10 pm

"The opinion has been that this machine is 10 to 20 years away. But in the intelligence world, people are now worried it will be within five years," said Andersen Cheng, founder and chief executive officer of quantum-encryption firm Post Quantum.

IIT-Roorkee, IISc Bangalore, C-DAC develop India’s first Quantum Computer Simulator toolkit

August 29, 2021 10:19 am

The project was conceptualised through a multi-institutional approach by IISc Bengaluru, IIT Roorkee and C-DAC as participating agencies. It was supported & funded by MeitY.

IIT-Madras collaborates with IBM for research in quantum computing

May 31, 2021 6:11 pm

The Quantum Computing Lab courses jointly taught by IIT Madras faculty and IBM researchers will include hands-on lab sessions on the IBM quantum systems and will augment existing courses on quantum information and computing.

Honeywell makes world's fastest Quantum Computer with quantum volume of 64

June 21, 2020 4:16 pm

According to Honeywell, the main focus while building the quantum computer was to eliminate the errors present within the system on smaller numbers of qubits and then working to scale up their number.

Intel shows design for 'Horse Ridge', its first cryogenic quantum computing chip

February 19, 2020 2:50 pm

Intel's 'Horse Ridge' is the world's first cryogenic quantum computing control chip and wants to solve some of fundamental challenges that quantum computing faces right now, which are scalability, flexibility and fidelity.

Explained: What is quantum supremacy?

October 26, 2019 3:56 pm

Quantum supremacy is a milestone that has been long sought in computing, and now Google has announced it has reached it. A look at the science behind the concept, and what was really achieved and how much remains.

Google claims 'Quantum supremacy', Sundar Pichai calls it 'hello world moment'

October 24, 2019 6:27 pm

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has issued an official blog post regarding the news of Google's team of researchers achieving their big breakthrough in quantum computing, known as quantum supremacy.

Scientists confirm promise of silicon for quantum computing

May 18, 2019 12:25 pm

For the first time, researchers have measured the accuracy of two-qubit logic operations in silicon, an advance that may help develop full-scale quantum processor.

Chandigarh: Four IISER scientists to work on India’s first quantum computer

April 05, 2019 7:39 am

IISER’s officiating director Prof. Arvind told Newsline that this initiative is the first step towards developing an indigenous quantum computer and a quantum communication network along with building sophisticated research infrastructure and training human resources.