News

UNSW Canberra hosts the 1st Quantum Science, Engineering and Technology (qSET) Conference

12/04/2019

The 1st Quantum Science, Engineering and Technology (qSET) Conference took place in Canberra, Australia, on 8-11 April 2019. The qSET Conference brought together leading experts and students in the fields of quantum science, engineering and…

Announcements
Researchers from Griffith University develop quantum device to generate all possible futures simultaneously

Researchers from Griffith University develop quantum device to generate all possible futures simultaneously

10/04/2019

A team of researchers from Griffith University and NTU Singapore, have constructed a prototype quantum device that can generate all possible futures in a simultaneous quantum superposition.

In The Media
CQC²T CI Dr Alberto Peruzzo wins Google Faculty Research Award

CQC²T CI Dr Alberto Peruzzo wins Google Faculty Research Award

22/03/2019

The annual Google Faculty Research Awards fund world-class computer science and technology research. They are highly competitive, with only 15% of the 910 proposals from more than 320 universities making it through Google's rigorous review…

Announcements
ANU research set to shake-up space missions

ANU research set to shake-up space missions

14/03/2019

CQC2T PhD student Tobias Vogl and CI Prof Ping Koy Lam from ANU has found a number of 2D materials can not only withstand being sent into space, but potentially thrive in the harsh conditions.

In The Media
Universities join forces to make Sydney a Quantum Harbour City

Universities join forces to make Sydney a Quantum Harbour City

12/03/2019

Prof Dzurak's team at UNSW have demonstrated that the state, or value, of a quantum bit (qubit) in silicon can be read out in a way that removes the need to have readout sensors alongside the qubits.

In The Media
Universities welcome NSW government backing for Sydney Quantum Academy

Universities welcome NSW government backing for Sydney Quantum Academy

12/03/2019

The new Academy will train the next generation of quantum computing innovators, helping to establish NSW as a global focal point in the rapidly evolving field.  The NSW government has announced support for the establishment…

In The Media
CQC²T Research Fellow Dr Nora Tischler bound for prestigious Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

CQC²T Research Fellow Dr Nora Tischler bound for prestigious Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

05/03/2019

Dr Nora Tischler from Griffith University, is among the 10 young physicists from Australia that have been chosen to attend the prestigious Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.

Announcements
The ARC Centre of Excellence in Quantum Computation and Communication Technology has been officially launched.

The ARC Centre of Excellence in Quantum Computation and Communication Technology has been officially launched.

15/02/2019

The Australian Research Council (ARC) Centre of Excellence in Quantum Computation and Communication Technology (CQC²T) was officially launched by Mr Jason Falinski MP receiving $33.7 million in federal funding to continue its development of the…

Announcements
Prouder than ever to be Australian

Prouder than ever to be Australian

24/01/2019

UNSW Sydney quantum computing pioneer Michelle Simmons looks back on her time as the 2018 Australian of the Year. Just under a year ago, I was one of eight nominees in the running for the 2018 Australian of…

Announcements
Quantum scientists demonstrate world-first 3D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture

Quantum scientists demonstrate world-first 3D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture

08/01/2019

CQC2T have shown that their pioneering single atom technology can be adapted to building 3D silicon quantum chips – with precise interlayer alignment and highly accurate measurement of spin state.

In The Media
Researchers leap closer to quantum computing with new optical microchip

Researchers leap closer to quantum computing with new optical microchip

11/12/2018

#CQC2T Chief Investigators from Griffith, ANU and UNSW investigate an optical microchip that has most of the basic functionality required for creating future quantum computer.

In The Media
Harnessing the power of ‘spin-orbit’ coupling: scaling up spin-based quantum computation

Harnessing the power of ‘spin-orbit’ coupling: scaling up spin-based quantum computation

10/12/2018

Research teams from UNSW are investigating multiple pathways to scale up atom-based computing architectures using spin-orbit coupling – advancing towards their goal of building a silicon-based quantum computer in Australia. Australian scientists have investigated new…

In The Media
Filter By
Archives