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In the Media

The QCT lab featured in the TV program 'El cazador de cerebros'

May 11, 2022

On Monday 3, May 2022 the TV program “El Cazador de cerebros” broadcasted in La2 of the Spanish National Television. The chapter focused on young students and had the title “Los Cerebros del Futuro”.

Milestone

First superconducting flux qubit observed in the QCT lab

January 12, 2022

The QCT group at IFAE has observed the existence of the first superconducting flux qubit. This is a milestone for the group.These are the kind of chips that are of interest for quantum computing with quantum annealing, quantum optics and detection.

Award

Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech wins the Senén Vilaró award

December 9, 2021

Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech receives the Senén Vilaró Prize for the top innovative business.

Group vist

The QCT group visits Can Franc

December 1, 2021

Members of the QCT group at IFAE visited the Canfranc underground laboratory last week to perform the installation of cryogenic cabling in the dilution refrigerator of the CROSS experiment.

Lab

New gas extractor hood installed at IFAE

July 21, 2021

New gas extractor hood installed in the IFAE clean room to be able to carry out part of the in-house manufacturing of chips and thus have better control of the results and production of chips.

In The media

Qilimanjaro in the Media

July 6, 2021

Qilimanjaro Quantum tech is fetaured in 2 online articles this week.

Conference

Adiabatic Quantum Computing Conference 2021 (AQC 2021)

June 22, 2021

Pol Forn presented the project AvAQus in the talk ‘Introducing project AVaQus: Annealing-based variational quantum processors’

Publication

New QCT publication

May 5, 2021

“Transmission spectra of the driven, dissipative Rabi model in the USC regime” by L. Magazzù, P. Forn-Díaz, M. Grifoni has been uploaded to arXiv

Education

Master's degree in Quantum Science and Technology

April 8, 2021

IFAE participates sin the new UB master’s degree in Quantum Science and Technology.