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Monday, September 19, 2016

Nano-scale Canadian flag sets GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title in lead-up to nation’s 150th birthday

Unveiling the world's smallest national flag at the IQC Open House

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WATERLOO, Ont. (Monday, September 19, 2016) — The Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo set a world record for creating a Canadian flag measuring about one one-hundredth the width of a human hair.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Workshop tackles challenges of protecting businesses and governments from a quantum threat

Challenges to protecting information and systems from the massive processing power of quantum computers will be the focus of a workshop that the University of Waterloo’s Institute for Quantum Computing will co-host in Toronto next week.

The technology industry is now facing a Y2Q — years to quantum — challenge. The current deadline is estimated to be 10 years. All security dependent on existing standards is vulnerable.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

IQC leads Canada First Research Excellence Fund initiative at Waterloo

David Cory and Troy Borneman in the Quiet Lab

WATERLOO, Ont. (Tuesday, September 6, 2016) — IQC Canada Excellence Research Chair, David Cory heads up Transformative Quantum Technologies funded by Canada First Research Excellence Fund.

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