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  • Iron Man talks quantumIron Man talks quantum
    Spiros Michalakis, IQIM’s Manager of Outreach and Research Scientist, can count superheroes as his coworkers – official superheroes (Ant Man, Wasp, Iron Man and the rest of the Avengers). As an adviser for Marvel projects… Read more »
  • IQIM Seminar talk by John MartinisIQIM Seminar talk by John Martinis
    John Martinis, Research Scientist and Professor of Physics Google and UCSB was the November 1 IQIM seminar speaker Quantum supremacy using a programmable superconducting processor. The talk was recorded and is available on the Caltech… Read more »
  • Fernando Brandao honored with 2020 Rolf Landauer and Charles H. Bennett Award in Quantum ComputingFernando Brandao honored with 2020 Rolf Landauer and Charles H. Bennett Award in Quantum Computing
    Fernando Brandao was recognized by the APS “For outstanding achievements in entanglement theory and in the intersection of quantum computation, quantum thermodynamics, and quantum many-body physics.” He is the 2020 recipient of the Rolf Landauer… Read more »
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From the Blog

  • Sense, sensibility, and superconductorsSense, sensibility, and superconductors
    Jonathan Monroe disagreed with his PhD supervisor—with respect. They needed to measure a superconducting qubit, a tiny circuit in which current can flow forever. The qubit emits light, which carries information about the qubit’s state. Jonathan… Read more »
  • Interaction + Entanglement = Efficient Proofs of HaltingInteraction + Entanglement = Efficient Proofs of Halting
    A couple weeks ago my co-authors Zhengfeng Ji (UTS Sydney), Heny Yuen (University of Toronto) and Anand Natarajan and John Wright (both at Caltech’s IQIM, with John soon moving to UT Austin) & I posted… Read more »
  • On the merits of flatworm reproductionOn the merits of flatworm reproduction
    On my right sat a quantum engineer. She was facing a melanoma specialist who works at a medical school. Leftward of us sat a networks expert, a flatworm enthusiast, and a condensed-matter theorist. Farther down… Read more »
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