quantum information science (QIS)
2020 in review: AI and quantum see more White House attention
Concerns of being outcompeted by China saw the White House push for doubled funding and trustworthy principles.
Air Force issues 17 quantum science grants for basic research
The Air Force awarded 17 contracts totaling more than a million dollars in new funding for the emerging technology.
White House flags 20 technologies for agencies to promote and protect
A new strategy aims to align federal efforts as the U.S. competes with China and other nations in fields like AI, quantum and 5G.
NIST quantum consortium gets steering committee to focus work
The committee comes two years into the Quantum Economic Development Consortium effort to build a QIS supply chain.
Air Force ‘doubles down’ on quantum partnerships and pitch events
The service, in conjunction with government and industry partners, is organizing ways for universities and companies to highlight potential QIS advancements.
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.