Quantum Computing Technologies Group


Clustering & Global Challenges conference

April 7, 2021

The Barcelona-Grenoble-Tsukuba “Clustering and Global Challenges” (CGC2021) international online conference presented the most recent research advances and technology developments in different hot sectors such as Quantum Technologies, Advanced Materials, … Manel Martinez was part of the organizing committee. Pol Forn-Díaz gave a talk introuducing the AVaQus project.


New Qilimanjaro Publication

March 3, 2021

Startup Qilimanjaro—towards a European full-stack coherent quantum annealer platform” has been published in EPJ Quantum Technology in a Special Issue on Quantum Industry.


Qubit evaporator for the QCT lab

February 27, 2021

A Qubit evaporator is being installed in the QCT Lab. This system is necessary for in-house qubit development and production.


New QCT group Publication

February 20, 2021

The 2021 quantum materials roadmap, Feliciano Giustino et al 2021 J. Phys. Mater. 3 042006, is a Review papers led by Stephan Roche (ICN2). Pol Forn contributed a chapter on Superconductor and semiconductor qubits.

New IFAE member

New member in the QCT Group

February 10, 2021

Elia Bertoldo has just joined the QCT group as Postdoc.


New QCT group publication

February 10, 2021

“One qubit as a Universal Approximant” by members of the Quantic group has been uploaded to arXiv. This is the the first publication with experimental data taken at IFAE by the QCT group.


Superconduncting qubit measured at the IFAE QCT Lab

January 13, 2021

On January 31, 2020, the QCT group measured the first superconducting qubit in the new QCT Lab at IFAE.


Second refrigerator in the Quantum Computing Lab

December 9, 2020

A second refrigerator has been installed in the Quantum Computing Lab at IFAE. This refrigerator has been funded by Qilimanjaro. Find below the latest pictures of the upgraded Quantum Computing Lab

IFAE In the Media

Qilimanjaro & IFAE featured in Expansion

December 9, 2020

Qilimanjaro and IFAE are mentioned in the article “España se prepara para la era de la computación cuántica” at Expansion. Find the pdf here