Centre updates

Mark Hogg wins UNSW Physics one minute thesis competition

CQC2T PhD student Mark Hogg is the winner of the UNSW Physics 2017 one minute thesis competition with his talk 'Building tomorrow's computers atom by atom'.

Mark and fellow CQC2T student Gabriele de Boo will go on to represent at the Science faculty competition in July.

Journal edited by Prof Simmons enters JCR as highest ranked in quantum information

npj Quantum Information (npjQI), edited by CQC2T Director Prof Michelle Simmons, has entered the highly regarded Journal Citation Report (login required) as the top ranked quantum information journal with an impact factor of 9.111.

npjQI is the first Nature Partner Journal to be published in Australia, and was launched by Minister for Education Christopher Pyne. The open source, multidisciplinary journal is published in partnership with UNSW Sydney and CQC2T.

The most viewed and shared articles since the first issue in October 2015 include Quantum algorithms: an overview, Majorana zero modes and topological quantum computation and Demonstration of a quantum advantage in machine learning.

Read UNSW's announcement at the university Newsroom.