19 Aug 2021 - 00:00
The Qiskit Hackathon Europe 2021 brought researchers and developers from across Europe together to collaborate and build quantum computing projects. It ran from April 20 to June 14 and included two...
Type: News Article
31 May 2021 - 00:00
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) announces the establishment of the Quantum Internet Task Force as a consortium, following its voluntary organization in May...
Type: Press release
14 Dec 2020 - 00:00
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) was proud to welcome Professor Hiroki Takahashi as a faculty member in March 2020. Professor Takahashi leads the newly...
Type: News Article
16 Sep 2020 - 14:48
In everyday life, measuring temperature is pretty straightforward. But in the quantum world, which deals with the super small and the ultra-cold, determining how hot or cold something is starts...
Type: Press release
8 May 2020 - 10:00
In everyday life, matter behaves in a predictable, expected way. If you throw a ball, you assume it will travel in a certain direction and have a predictable recoil. What’s more, forces exerted on...
Type: News Article
2 Mar 2020 - 10:00
Researchers in the Light-Matter Interactions for Quantum Technologies Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate...
Type: News Article
4 Sep 2019 - 17:17
Quantum computing harnesses enigmatic properties of small particles to process complex information. But quantum systems are fragile and error-prone, and useful quantum computers have yet to come to...
Type: News Article
24 Jan 2017 - 17:38
The future of quantum computing is a hot topic not only for experts but also in many commercial and governmental agencies. Rather than processing and storing information as bits in transistors or...
Type: News Article
16 Jun 2016 - 10:42
In quantum mechanics, physicists study tiny single particles –photons, electrons – and usually only a small number of them at a time. Sometimes, these particles behave like waves which gives them...
Type: News Article
14 Mar 2016 - 11:59
Post-doctoral researchers, Karim Essafi, Owen Benton and Ludovic Jaubert in the Theory of Quantum Matter Unit at the Okinawa Institute of...
Type: News Article
2 Jul 2015 - 16:52
Researchers at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have identified a system that could store quantum information for longer times, which is critical for the...
Type: News Article
23 Oct 2014 - 10:43
Simulating the behavior of a single particle can be quite a challenging task in physics; after all, it is microscopic and we usually cannot watch in real time. It becomes even more complicated when...
Type: News Article
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