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Wednesday, February 16, 2022

UK-Canada research partnership aims to expand global quantum network

En français

The quantum internet will allow quantum-secure communication on a global scale. A new collaborative project between the UK and Canada, that has been awarded funding from the Quantum Communications Hub, will establish a key satellite link for quantum communication across the Atlantic.

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Bridging theory to experimental reality

Researchers find a new way to test quantum thermodynamics in the lab

En français

A duo of researchers, including IQC PhD candidate Shayan Majidy, developed a mathematical tool to investigate quantum thermodynamics on existing quantum hardware. This research helps the efforts underway to bridge the gap between theory and experimental reality.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Canadian researchers achieve first quantum simulation of baryons

En français

A team of researchers led by an Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) faculty member performed the first-ever simulation of baryons—fundamental quantum particles—on a quantum computer.

Friday, October 29, 2021

Hot and cold: controlling noise in a quantum satellite

En français

The quantum internet is one step closer to reality as researchers have demonstrated an effective regime for controlling noise in the photon detectors of a quantum satellite.

Monday, October 25, 2021

Prescod-Weinstein returns to Waterloo to talk about her new book on particle physics and the limitation of science

Chanda Prescod-Weinstein (PhD, Physics 2011) will discuss her book The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, & Dreams Deferred on Monday, November 1 at 2:00 p.m. virtually at the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) at the University of Waterloo.

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