Latest Quantum computer Stories

Major Step Towards Quantum 'Internet' Signaled By Laser-like Photons
2013-03-19 13:30:09

The realization of quantum networks is one of the major challenges of modern physics. Now, new research shows how high-quality photons can be generated from 'solid-state' chips, bringing us closer to the quantum 'internet'.

2013-03-11 10:28:15

New tech­nolo­gies that exploit quan­tum behav­ior for com­put­ing and other appli­ca­tions are closer than ever to being real­ized due to recent advances.

2013-03-08 12:16:22

Recently Science Magazine invited JQI fellow Chris Monroe and Duke Professor Jungsang Kim to speculate on ion trap technology as a scalable option for quantum information processing.

Discovery Made In The Quantum Realm
2013-03-04 13:10:40

Physicists at UC Santa Barbara are manipulating light on superconducting chips, and forging new pathways to building the quantum devices of the future –– including super-fast and powerful quantum computers.

2013-02-25 13:45:45

The team implemented the 'phase estimation algorithm' — a central quantum algorithm which achieves an exponential speedup over all classical algorithms.

Playing Quantum Tricks By Reversing Measurements
2013-02-15 14:02:48

A team of physicists at the University of Innsbruck, Austria, performed an experiment that seems to contradict the foundations of quantum theory – at first glance.

2013-02-08 11:48:41

A proof-of-concept device that could pave the way for on-chip optical quantum networks has been created by a group of researchers from the US.

Transporting At The Speed Of Light Into The Quantum Internet
2013-02-04 10:01:14

Not only do optical fibers transmit information every day around the world at the speed of light, but they can also be harnessed for the transport of quantum information.

Recycling In The Quantum World Could Lead To Better Teleportation
2013-01-17 04:31:35

What Einstein once referred to as “spooky action at a distance” could be our way into a 'Star Trek' future.

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