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

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

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

New Northwestern research center to drive innovation in transformative technology

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

Northwestern research predicts new state of matter

Physicist Jim Sauls takes a dip into the weird world of quantum liquids

New measurements reveal evidence of elusive particles in a newly-discovered superconductor

Advancement by Illinois researchers, collaborators could have applications in quantum computing

PPE Donations Needed by Area Hospitals

Hospitals, healthcare workers and first responders across the country, including in the Chicago region, are in critical need of N95 face masks and other personal protective equipment. Consider donating any needed items to your local hospital. Read more


Career Opportunities

QISE-NET Third Cohort

Applications are now open for this NSF-funded graduate student quantum science and engineering training program, which supports graduate students partnerships with industry or national laboratories to advance innovative research topics.

Deadline: July 1, 2020


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

Select Events

CQE Briefing: David Awschalom

July 2020
University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory

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IQUIST seminar: Paul Kwiat "Quantum Multiplexing: It's about time"

July 14, 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

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IQUIST seminar: Elizabeth Goldschmidt

July 21, 2020
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

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