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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