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A new theoretical framework predicts the kinds of holes that can form in two-dimensional materials like graphene. The work could help in the design of new filtration and desalination devices... more
Researchers catalog defects that give 2-D materials amazing properties  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Amid the frenzy of worldwide research on atomically thin materials like graphene, there is one area that has eluded any systematic analysis—even though this information could be crucial to a... more
Verizon's first 5G phone, Google's interpreter service video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
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Daily Crunch: The age of quantum computing is here  TechCrunch · 1 week
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IBM unveils its first commercial quantum computer  TechCrunch · 1 week
At CES, IBM today announced its first commercial quantum computer for use outside of the lab. The 20-qubit system combines the quantum and classical computing parts it takes to use a machine like this... more
Quantum scientists demonstrate world-first 3D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture  nanowerk · 1 week
Scientists have shown for the first time that they can build atomic precision qubits in a 3D device - another major step towards a universal quantum computer. more
Quantum scientists demonstrate world-first 3D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Scientists have shown that their pioneering single atom technology can be adapted to building 3D silicon quantum chips -- with precise interlayer alignment and highly accurate measurement of spin states.... more
Quantum scientists demonstrate world-first 3-D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
UNSW researchers at the Centre of Excellence for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology (CQC2T) have shown for the first time that they can build atomic precision qubits in a 3-D... more
Nonlinear integrated quantum electro-optic circuits  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Future quantum computation and networks require scalable monolithic circuits, which incorporate various advanced functionalities on a single physical substrate. Although substantial progress for various applications has already been demonstrated on different platforms, the range of diversified manipulation of... more
Quantum chemistry on quantum computers  nanowerk · 2 weeks
A quantum algorithm for tracking complex chemical reactions with neither performing demanding post-Hartree-Fock calculations nor exponential time explosion. more
Quantum chemistry on quantum computers  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Quantum computing and quantum information processing technology have attracted attention in recently emerging fields. Among many important and fundamental issues in science, solving the Schroedinger equation (SE) of atoms and molecules is one of the ultimate goals in... more
Physicists record 'lifetime' of graphene qubits  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers have recorded, for the first time, quantum coherence of a graphene-based superconducting qubit, meaning how long it stays in superposition to compute with two logical states simultaneously. The work is a key step forward for... more
Physicists record 'lifetime' of graphene qubits  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have recorded, for the first time, the "temporal coherence" of a graphene qubit—meaning how long it can maintain a special state that allows it to represent two logical states simultaneously. The... more
Deep learning for electron microscopy  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Finding defects in electron microscopy images takes months. Now, there's a faster way. It's called MENNDL, the Multinode Evolutionary Neural Networks for Deep Learning. It creates artificial neural networks—computational systems that loosely mimic the human brain—that tease defects... more
Hybrid qubits solve key hurdle to quantum computing  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Researchers have crafted a new architecture for quantum computing. By constructing a hybrid device made from two different types of qubit -- the fundamental computing element of quantum computers -- they have... more
Hybrid qubits solve key hurdle to quantum computing  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Spin-based quantum computers have the potential to tackle difficult mathematical problems that cannot be solved using ordinary computers, but many problems remain in making these machines scalable. Now, an international group of... more
'Kondo metamagnet' is first in a family of eccentric quantum crystals   PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
There's an oddball in most families, but Rice University physicist Emilia Morosan has discovered an entire clan of eccentric compounds that could help explain the mysterious... more
Single-component quasicrystalline nanocrystal superlattices through flexible polygon tiling rule  Science Magazine · 4 weeks
Quasicrystalline superlattices (QC-SLs) generated from single-component colloidal building blocks have been predicted by computer simulations but are challenging to reproduce experimentally. We discovered that 10-fold QC-SLs could self-organize from truncated... more
Quantum stimulus: Congress sends computing proposal to Trump  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
A proposal to pump more than $1B into helping the US tech industry develop powerful 'quantum computers' is now on the desk of President Trump more
Quantum Maxwell's demon 'teleports' entropy out of a qubit  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, ETH Zurich, and Argonne National Laboratory, U.S, have described an extended quantum Maxwell's demon, a device locally violating the second law... more
Team wins major supercomputer time to study the edge of fusion plasmas  PHYS.ORG · 1 month
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded major computer hours on three leading supercomputers, including the world's fastest, to a team led by... more
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