U.S. Department of Energy Unveils Blueprint for the Quantum Internet

Nationwide effort to build quantum networks and usher in new era of communications

Center for Molecular Quantum Transduction Awarded $12.4 Million as DOE EFRC

New Northwestern research center to drive innovation in transformative technology

Chicago Quantum Exchange welcomes seven new partners in tech, computing and finance

The Chicago-based research hub expands to include 13 total industry leaders 

New analysis shows promise of quantum technologies based on silicon carbide

UChicago scientists tout silicon carbide as leading material for developing an expanding system of quantum networks

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U.S. Department of Energy Unveils Blueprint for the Quantum Internet

U.S. Department of Energy Unveils Blueprint for the Quantum Internet

July 23, 2020

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) unveiled a report today, July 23, which lays out a blueprint strategy for the development of a national quantum internet, bringing the United States to the forefront of the global quantum race and ushering in a new era of communications. This report provides a pathway to ensure the development of the National Quantum Initiative Act, which was signed into law by President Trump in December of 2018.

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Quantum Science and Engineering Certificate Program

Through a four-day intensive program, professionals will learn the relevant fundamentals of quantum engineering and associated quantum technologies.

Next Certificate: September 21-24, 2020

Internships

The Chicago Quantum Exchange partners with companies, national laboratories, and others to provide training opportunities for students and trainees that expose them to a broad array of experiences in industrial, academic, and government facilities.

Deadline: Rolling deadline

IBM Postdoctoral Trainees

The CQE and IBM are providing opportunities to conduct leading-edge research at CQE member institutions (UChicago, Argonne, Fermilab, UIUC, UW-Madison, and Northwestern).

Deadline: Rolling deadline

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IQUIST seminar: Simeon Bogdanov

August 18, 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

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Quantum Science and Engineering Certificate Program

September 21-24, 2020
University of Chicago

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