Particle accelerator technology could solve one of the most vexing problems in building quantum computers

Particle accelerator technology could solve one of the most vexing problems in building quantum computers

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
February 26, 2020

Fermilab particle physicist Adam Lyon and computer scientist Jim Kowalkowski are collaborating with researchers at Argonne National Laboratory to help determine whether instruments called superconducting radio-frequency cavities can solve one of the biggest problems facing the successful development of a quantum computer: the decoherence of qubits.

Energy leading way to tomorrow’s quantum internet

Energy leading way to tomorrow’s quantum internet

The Hill
February 13, 2020

A quantum internet will be built on regional nodes already being established by DOE’s labs. That includes the Chicago Quantum Exchange, which is led by the University of Chicago, and whose partners include DOE’s Argonne and Fermi Labs in addition to several leading universities.