quantum information science
The message for national labs: Advances in quantum computing are about people, too
It's not enough to help develop quantum computers, experts told a Senate panel. National labs also need to train the incipient workforce that will support them.
White House hosts Google, IBM execs for quantum tech meeting
White House officials are expected to host tech executives to discuss federal efforts to promote research into quantum information science.
National Quantum Initiative Act passes the House
The goal is to develop a cohesive national strategy for research into quantum information science (QIS).
NSF proposes $25M in grants to set up quantum foundries
The agency pledged $25 million to help fund foundries that will produce components essential to advancing the development of quantum technology.
Push for quantum tech must include cybersecurity, researchers warn
Nations are in a race to not only establish dominance in quantum technology, but also the standards that will guide the market.
National Quantum Initiative would cost $1.1B over 4 years, CBO says
CBO officials said the bulk of the costs would come from increased QIS education and research funding to the Department of Energy, NIST and NSF.