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2016

01 March 2016

Minister announces £204 million investment in doctoral training and Quantum Technologies science

Forty universities share £167 million for doctoral training, £37 million for Quantum Technologies graduate skills, equipment and facilities.

2015

13 November 2015

UK's quantum hubs show future technology

A packed audience at the Royal Society in London was given sight of the new technologies being developed at the UK's four Quantum Technology Hubs yesterday at the first Quantum Technology Showcase.


05 November 2015

New facility opens to accelerate the commercialisation of new Quantum technologies

A new facility has today been opened to help accelerate the development of new quantum technologies and help the UK secure a £1 billion industry in this sector over the coming decades. The Quantum Metrology Institute is based at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL), the UK's National Measurement Institute, in Teddington, and is part of the UK's National Quantum Technologies Programme


28 September 2015

EPSRC’s Fellows to lead UK’s Quantum Tech quest

The UK’s ability to lead the world in quantum science and technologies has been boosted today (28 September 2015) by the announcement of a £12 million investment in key researchers.


23 March 2015

Quantum revolution to bring safer, smarter comms and cameras

National Quantum Strategy outlines the future of quantum technologies and billion-pound opportunity for the UK economy.


23 February 2015

Leading lights of Scottish science shine at Quantum Technology launch event

Scotland’s leading quantum technology research centre will be officially opened with a launch event at Glasgow Science Centre today (Tuesday 24 February).


28 January 2015

NQIT Hub launch

Academics and industry partners of the NQIT Hub gathered with representatives from the EPSRC and local government to celebrate the launch of the ambitious project which will look to combine state of the art systems for controlling particles of light (photons) together with devices that control matter at the atomic level to develop technologies for the future of communications and computing.

2014

26 November 2014

Quantum Leap as Clark unveils UK's network of Quantum Technology Hubs

A new £120 million national network of Quantum Technology Hubs has been announced involving 17 universities and 132 companies.


26 November 2014

New Hub to make quantum leap in secure communications

Leading researchers from UK universities and industry have come together in a unique collaboration to exploit fundamental laws of quantum physics for the development of secure communication technologies and services for consumer, commercial and government markets.


16 November 2014

Oxford to lead UK quantum computer drive

A consortium of academic and industrial partners led by Oxford University will deliver quantum technologies including building a fully-functional prototype quantum computer.


05 August 2014

Quantum Technology fellowships

EPSRC Quantum Technology fellowships are now available as part of the National Quantum Technology Programme.


17 March 2014

David Delpy announced as Chairman of the Strategic Advisory Board for UK National Quantum Technologies Programme

Professor David Delpy, has been appointed as Chairman of the UK National Quantum Technologies Programme Strategic Advisory Board.

2013

04 December 2013

EPSRC welcomes announcement of investment in Quantum Technologies research

EPSRC CEO, David Delpy welcomes the Chancellor's announcement of investment in Quantum Technologies research.