China

Proposed: The China Technology Transfer Control Act of 2019

Proposed: The China Technology Transfer Control Act of 2019.  The U.S. Senate has introduced a new bill aimed at thwarting China’s intellectual property theft.  The proposed legislation focusses on disruptive technologies.  This includes quantum computing.  Qubit. Excerpts and salient points ~ •  The China Technology […]

Chinese Military Developing Strategic Doctrine Pulling in Quantum Computing

Chinese Military Developing Strategic Doctrine Pulling in Quantum Computing.  Hyper-sonic missiles, quantum key distribution, and legions of trained foot-soldiers may be sufficient to describe the old and new of China’s military might.  With the era of disruptive technology taking off, artificial intelligence, quantum computing, robotics, and […]

Causing Material Defects to Speed-up Quantum Technology Developments

Causing Material Defects to Speed-up Quantum Technology Developments.  The second quantum revolution is arriving, arguably.  It shows promise of new ways to measure, process, and transmit information, often requiring new types of materials. A multi-national group of scientists is “working on accelerator-based techniques for developing new […]

Quantum Computing Memory Efficiency

Quantum Computing Memory.  Quantum memories are essential for quantum information processing.  Techniques have been developed for quantum memory based on atomic ensembles.  The nascent “Raman Process” shows promise.  Memory efficiency remains an “unsolved bottleneck.”  Recent work marks an important advance of quantum memory towards practical […]

Huawei Presents HiQ Cloud Service

  Huawei Presents HiQ Cloud Service.  Looking to promote quantum computing breakthroughs via academia and industrial sector partners, Huawei has opened its HiQ quantum cloud computing environment.  The environment permits a simulated quantum computer for up to 42 qubits at maximum computing capacity.  Its environment […]