Quantum Computing Technologies Group

New IFAE member

New members in the QCT group

November 11, 2020

Alba Torres and Luca Cozzolino has just joined the QCT group at IFAE as PhD students. Alba studied at UAB and UPC while Luca completed his studies at Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II.

New Member

New member in the QCT Group

October 14, 2020

Boris Nedyalkov has just joined the QCT Group as a PhD student.


AVaQus project kick-off meeting

October 14, 2020

The FET OPEN project launch took place virtually with a conference call between the 8 partner institutions on Wednesday October 14th, 2020.


The new QCT lab refrigerator reaches 19mK

October 7, 2020

Last week took place the equipment installation in the QCT lab, which includes a refrigerator (Bluefors), a compressor (Cryomech), and a water chiller, among others.

In the Media

Qilimanjaro featured in La Vanguardia

September 30, 2020

Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech, the spin-off of the UB, the BSC and the IFAE, was featured in La Vanguardia last weekend.


New QCT Paper

September 16, 2020

The 2020 Quantum Materials Roadmap has been published in JPhys Materials. Pol Forn-Díaz contributed a chapter on materials for superconductor Qubits.

In the media

The AVaQus project featured in the Superconductor Week magazine

July 22, 2020

The AVaQus FET Open project coordinated by Pol Forn-Diaz was featured in the July issue of the Superconductor Week magazine . You can read the article here

New Fellowship

Pol Forn-Diaz awarded a Ramón y Cajal grant

July 8, 2020

Pol Forn-Díaz obtains a Ramon y Cajal postdoctoral grant. This is the most prestigious fellowship granted by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation for senior postdoc recruitment."

New appointment

Nicola Orlando appointed as convener of the Higgs Beyond-the-SM ATLAS subgroup

July 8, 2020

Nicola Orlando, a PROBIST postdoc in the IFAE-ATLAS group, has been appointed as convener of the Higgs Beyond-the-SM (HBSM) subgroup of the ATLAS Higgs and Diboson Searches (HDBS) working group.