White House fills out its quantum advisory committee
Comprised of industry, university, federal lab, and agency experts, the body will meet at least twice a year to advise on quantum policy.
White House announces $1B for 12 AI, quantum research hubs
The money was authorized by the National Quantum Initiative Act of 2018, as well as investment from industry and academia.
Energy Department reveals blueprint for nationwide quantum internet
The 17 National Laboratories will form the basis of a system for secure communication using quantum mechanics, expected within a decade.
Supercomputing consortium ponders how to size up and publicize coronavirus projects
The Department of Energy is lending compute power to projects studying drug repositioning and the genome of high-risk patients that could benefit the broader medical community, said the undersecretary for science in an exclusive interview.
Supercomputing consortium adds members as number of coronavirus projects increases, too
AMD, NVIDIA and the National Center for Atmospheric Research's Wyoming Supercomputing Center have joined the growing group. A White House official the consortium has provided computing for 15 projects.
Trump budget touts funding for AI and quantum but proposes slashing federal R&D by $13.8B
Within the White House fiscal 2021 proposal is funding for various "industries of the future" like $25 million to build the "national quantum internet."