Quantum Alliance News & Events
This pages features news, events, and press releases from the Quantum Alliance, as well as from each of the participating institutions (each element is marked accordingly). Check this page regularly for the latest updates.
ML4Q Blog Stories - New Blog Series
How do you start a blog? By writing on how hard it is to start a blog! ML4Q has launched its new blog series with a story by Christian Dickel on writing in science, the power of the written word and the satisfaction of holding a book in your hands – especially when it is your book!
Blog Series | ML4Q
Quantum Valley Lower Saxony initiative to start in 2021
QuantumFrontiers supports the new quantum initiative "Quantum Valley Lower Saxony", which is set to start on the 1st of January 2021. The federal state of Lower Saxony, together with universities and research institutes, is developing a quantum computer by 2025.
2 October 2020 | Quantum Frontiers
Quantum Alliance Community Event
The event brings together PhDs and PostDocs from the quantum research clusters and centers within the Quantum Alliance. It aims to give participants the chance to get an overview of the broad scope of quantum research in Germany and to provide a platform for networking and exchange with their peers.
11 - 12 November 2020 | Quantum Alliance
Center for IQST holds IQST Day online
The annual event brings together the IQST community to share the latest advancements in quantum science and technology and to strengthen our network. The program includes exciting keynote talks from academia and science highlight talks by IQST early-career researchers.
12 October | IQST
Bayern wagt den Quantensprung
Die Bayerische Staatsregierung legt zur Förderung der Quantenwissenschaften und -technologien (QWT) mit etwa 120 Millionen EUR in den nächsten 2 Jahren einen wichtigen Grundstein für die Zukunftstechnologien in Bayern.
14 September 2020 | MCQST
Team of Hannover Physicists Develops Rapid Mobile Test for the Detection of Toxic Blue-Green Algae
Scientists of Leibniz University Hannover (Germany) are part of a research project to achieve significant financial savings in water testing - waterworks, municipalities and bathing lake operators are to benefit.
12 August 2020 | PhoenixD
Driven TopologyPhysicists from LMU München and Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics together with an international team succeeded in realizing a novel genuine time-dependent topological system with ultracold atoms in periodically-driven optical honeycomb lattices.
10 July 2020 | MCQST
A "breath of nothing" provides a new perspective on superconductivity
Scientists from Universität Hamburg and the Cluster of Excellence "CUI: Advanced Imaging of Matter" have succeeded in observing strong evidence of superfluidity in a central model system, a two-dimensional gas cloud for the first time.
9 July 2020 | CUI: Advanced Imaging of Matter
Research in Germany - Virtual Career Fair
Are you a junior researcher in the field of QST and looking for your next career step? Then visit the the Quantum Alliance booth at the international online career fair organized by Research in Germany on July 7th.
7 July 2020 | Quantum Alliance
Munich Conference on Quantum Science and Technology 2020
The annual event brings together the MCQST community with international guests in academia and industry to strengthen the exchange of ideas and discuss the latest advancements in quantum science and technology.
6 -8 July 2020 | MCQST
Playing billiards with excitons – a milestone towards quantum simulators
In a collaboration of the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics in Munich with colleagues at Universität Hamburg and ETH Zürich, scientists completed a work that can explain a successful quantum simulation of certain properties of an ultra-flat semiconductor.
18 June 2020 | CUI:Advanced Imaging of Matter & MCQST
Mit Wumms ins Zeitalter der Quantentechnologien
Die Quantum Alliance begrüßt die richtungsweisende Initiative der Bundesregierung zur Förderung der Quantentechnologien im Rahmen des Konjunkturpakets.
15 June 2020 | Quantum Alliance
Hamburg Prize for Theoretical Physics 2020 goes to Valery Rubakov
The Hamburg Prize for Theoretical Physics is one of the highest endowed awards for physics in Germany. The prize will be awarded to Rubakov in November in Hamburg by the Joachim Herz Foundation in cooperation with...
15 June 2020 | CUI: Advanced Imaging of Matter
New international research network on quantum dynamics
Quantum dynamics in physics and chemistry is the focus of an international research network that has been recently established. The theory group at the Center for Optical Quantum Technologies at Universität Hamburg plays a key role in this newly founded network.
19 May 2020 | CUI: Advanced Imaging of Matter