Quantum computers Archive

futureMicrosoft wants low error topological quantum computers on its Azure cloud within 5 years

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Microsoft is leading the development of topological quantum computing which it claims is far less error-prone than rival quantum computing approaches. Microsoft wants to apply 1000 low error topological quantum qubits in about five years on the Azure cloud computing …

futureGoogle might be able to do useful quantum chemistry with 100 qubits and they already have 72

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The goal of the Google Quantum AI lab is to build a quantum computer that can be used to solve real-world problems. Our strategy is to explore near-term applications using systems that are forward compatible to a large-scale universal error-corrected …

quantum computerImproved quantum error correction could enable universal quantum computing

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Quantum Circuits long-term goal is to develop, manufacture, and sell the first practical and useful quantum computers based on superconducting devices. Along the way to building a quantum computer, QCI will commercialize the components, devices, and software that will accelerate …

futureAtos Quantum Learning Machine can now simulate real Qubits

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Researchers at the Atos Quantum Laboratory have successfully modeled ‘quantum noise’ and as a result, simulation is more realistic than ever before, and is closer to fulfilling researchers’ requirements. The Atos Quantum Learning Machine (QLM) now has advanced quantum hardware …

nanoscaleSolving the issues around connecting nanowires to single atom qubits

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NIST researchers have pioneered a process that drastically simplifies fabrication of the kind of nanoscale microchip features that may soon form the basis of a quantum computer, among other applications. Instead of conventional 1-or-0 computer bits stored in the form …

physicsNew Charge Quantum Interference Device developed

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An international collaboration, including researchers from the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and Royal Holloway, University of London, has successfully demonstrated a quantum coherent effect in a new quantum device made out of continuous superconducting wire – the Charge Quantum Interference …

ibmIBM Collaborating With Top Startups to Accelerate Quantum Computing

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IBM has joined nearly 100 startup founders, venture capitalists and industry thought leaders at the first IBM Q Summit Silicon Valley event in Palo Alto, CA. The goal of the day: cut through the hype and focus on the present …

futureQuantized Majorana conductance is progress to Topological Quantum Computers

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Since the breakthrough discovery of the Majorana particle in 2012 in Delft, researchers faced great challenges. The group of professor Leo Kouwenhoven at QuTech and Microsoft collaborated with theorists and material scientists of various institutes to understand the next steps …

economic impactQuantum Computer spending should rapidly scale towards the $300 billion per year semiconductor level

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The market for quantum computing is projected to be around $5 billion to $10 billion a year by Morgan Stanley in the next 10 years. A report by Homeland Security Research estimates that the global market for quantum computing and …

brainPhosphorous atoms could serve as biochemical qubits for quantum computing in the human brain

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Researcher Matthew Fisher is leading the $1.2 million QuBrain project to see if the human brain utilizes any quantum computing. Fisher asserts that nuclear spins (at the core of the atom, rather than the surrounding electrons) could provide quantum computing …