News

Tests show integrated quantum chip operations possible

Tests show integrated quantum chip operations possible

31/10/2018

Two fundamental quantum techniques have been combined by a UNSW team in a integrated silicon chip for the first time, confirming the promise of using silicon for quantum computing. Quantum computers that are capable of…

In The Media
AI changing the way scientists carry out experiments

AI changing the way scientists carry out experiments

20/10/2018

This latest research has demonstrated the potential for AI to optimise cold atomic systems. The solution found by the AI can trap twice as many cold atoms in half the time.

In The Media

Topological photons could make qubits for quantum computers

20/09/2018

Topological insulators are a recently discovered phase of matter that are electrical insulators in the bulk but which can conduct electricity on their surface via special “topologically protected” surface electronic states. These states have remarkable…

In The Media
New photonic chip promises more robust quantum computers

New photonic chip promises more robust quantum computers

14/09/2018

Scientists, led by RMIT's Alberto Peruzzo have developed a topological photonic chip to process quantum information, promising a more robust option for scalable quantum computers.

In The Media

Making light work of quantum computing

21/08/2018

Light may be the missing ingredient in making usable quantum silicon computer chips, according to an international study featuring #CQC2T Professor Timothy Ralph from the University of Queensland.

In The Media
School students get exclusive insights into the world of quantum

School students get exclusive insights into the world of quantum

10/08/2018

Hundreds of school students got a rare peek into what life as a scientist could be like, as Professor Michelle Simmons opened the doors of the Centre of Excellence for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology…

Announcements

CQC2T physicist Dr Rose Ahlefeldt named ACT Scientist of the Year

10/08/2018

Congratulation to CQC2T researcher Dr Rose Ahlefeldt from the Australian National University (ANU) who was named ACT Scientist of the Year.

In The Media
Tuning in to quantum: scientists unlock signal frequency control of precision atom qubits

Tuning in to quantum: scientists unlock signal frequency control of precision atom qubits

16/07/2018

CQC2T scientists have achieved a new milestone in their approach to creating a quantum computer chip in silicon, demonstrating the ability to tune the control frequency of a qubit.

In The Media

World record set in quantum computing simulation – equivalent to a billion laptops

27/06/2018

CQC2T scientists have set a world record in simulating quantum power on a classical computer, demonstrating more quantum data crunching than any of the existing quantum computer prototypes.

In The Media
Towards greater MRI sensitivity by harnessing quantum hyperpolarisation

Towards greater MRI sensitivity by harnessing quantum hyperpolarisation

29/03/2018

Researchers at the University of Melbourne have developed a technique which could increase the sensitivity of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for patient diagnosis. The new technique works by increasing the strength of the magnetic field…

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

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

28/03/2018

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…

In The Media
Feynman inspires new CQC2T Nature Communications paper

Feynman inspires new CQC2T Nature Communications paper

07/03/2018

UNSW physics researcher Sam Gorman Director of CQC2T, Scientia Professor Michelle Simmons said her team's approach to building a quantum computer "from the ground up, atom by atom" is inspired by physicist Richard Feynman who…

In The Media
Filter By
Archives