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RIKEN Study Explores Quantum Interference Using Silicon with “More accessible temperatures”

RIKEN Study Explores Quantum Interference Using Silicon with “More accessible temperatures” Quantum interferometry demonstrated in silicon at more practical temperatures Selected notes ~ +  Using a silicon-based transistor similar to those found in everyday electronics, RIKEN researchers have produced a functional quantum ‘qubit’—the quantum equivalent […]

Fujitsu Lands in Canada

Fujitsu Lands in Canada Why did this Japanese tech titan choose B.C.? Excerpts and salient points ~ +  Quantum computers—devices powered by quantum physics—may be years from being ready for widespread practical use, but Fujitsu’s digital annealer is designed to run quantum-inspired algorithms using semiconductor […]

High-Speed Quantum Internet

High-Speed Quantum Internet.  Japanese industry research and development teams have enabled a quantum key distribution (QKD) network over a distance of 7 kilometers and a bandwidth over 10 Mbps.  The network was constructed with designated fiber-optic lines transmitting photons encoded with the encryption keys.  The […]