New center to accelerate quantum information science and engineering

IQUIST will bring together Illinois’ physicists, engineers, computer scientists and many others to develop new paradigms in quantum information science and technology. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

OCT 29, 2018 10:00 AM

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is making a $15 million investment in the emerging area of quantum information science and engineering, a field poised to revolutionize computing, communication, security, measurement and sensing by utilizing the unique and powerful capabilities of quantum mechanics.

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New center to accelerate quantum information science and engineering
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New center to accelerate quantum information science and engineering
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is making a $15 million investment in the emerging area of quantum information science and engineering, a field poised to revolutionize computing, communication, security, measurement and sensing by utilizing the unique and powerful capabilities of quantum mechanics.