The Quantum Flagship extends its warmest congratulations to Profs. Alain Aspect, John F. Clauser and Anton Zeilinger for being awarded the 2022 Nobel Prize in Physics. This represents a huge achievement for the scientists, their colleagues, and quantum technologies in general.
The trio share the prize equally, awared “for experiments with entangled photons, establishing the violation of Bell inequalities and pioneering quantum information science”. These experiments laid the foundations for many quantum technologies such as quantum computing and quantum communications.
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March 21st, 2023
Quantum Internet Alliance - Call for internships
As part of the Building for One Europe initiative, Quantum Internet Alliance (QIA), one of the Quantum Flagship projects, has recently launched the first call for internships for students and young professionals to be part of their mission to build the world's first Quantum Internet.
March 21st, 2023
Launch of Quantum Secure Networks Partnership (QSNP)
The new European Quantum Flagship project in quantum communications will aim to develop and deploy quantum cryptography technology that will permit the ultra-secure transmission of information through the network.
March 13th, 2023
Project launch – QKISS : Developing ready-to-deploy European Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) systems
Funded by the European Commission under the Digital Europe programme, the QKISS (Quantum Key Industrial SystemS) project aims to develop high-performance, secure and certifiable European quantum key distribution (QKD) systems within 2 to 3 years. Launched in January 2023, the project brings together two high-tech industrial groups, Exail and Thales, and two leading academic teams from the Universities of Paris-Saclay and Sorbonne.