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05 December 2018

QECDT student receives certificate at EPSRC Connected Nation Pioneers event for work on quantum key distribution

Alasdair Price, a student from the first cohort of the Quantum Engineering CDT, was one of four finalists in the Safe and Secure Cyber Security category for his work on integrating quantum key distribution with real-world communication networks, development of next-generation protocols, and advancing the state-of-the-art in chip-scale devices.


01 December 2018

2018 National Quantum Technologies Showcase

QEII Conference Centre, Westminster, London 9 November 2018 The quantum community gathered once again earlier...Read more

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13 November 2018

Two major projects in the area of quantum secure communications awarded ISCF Quantum Technologies Pioneer funding!

The UK Government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) brings together leading research and business to...Read more

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12 November 2018

“Quantum in the Crowd” wins Runner Up at STEM Inspiration Awards

Earlier this month, QECDT students Alasdair Price and Henry Sememenko were invited to the House of Lords, where they were presented with the Runner Up prize for “Inspirational STEM Engagement Project” at the prestigious STEM Inspiration Awards.


08 November 2018

Oxford firm launches to develop quantum-era sensor technology

Oxford HighQ, a spinout from Oxford University, aims to revolutionise chemical and nanoparticle sensor technology with ‘quantum’ sensors up to 10,000 times more sensitive than current counterparts.

Oxford HighQ, a quantum technologies spinout from Oxford University, has launched with £2.1m in seed funding to commercialise components of quantum computing technology developed at the University, providing a step change in performance for chemical and nanoparticle sensing.


06 November 2018

Congratulations to QECDT Cohort 1!

Quantum Engineering CDT students begin to submit their theses and complete their vivas


06 November 2018

QIL 2019

Quantum Innovation Lab event in Bristol 7th-8th March 2019


30 October 2018

Budget 2018 Announcement on Quantum Technologies

The UK has made an ambitious commitment to build a quantum computer. This intention will put the UK at the forefront of delivering the next information revolution, by harnessing the power of this extraordinary new quantum-based technology to solve otherwise intractable problems with real-world benefits.


27 October 2018

Further Investment into Quantum Technologies

Last month the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announced renewed government investment of £80m (plus £15m for...Read more

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24 September 2018

Quantum Wonderland at New Scientist Live, London, 20-23 September 2018

Over four days in September, the Quantum Communications Hub co-ordinated the presence of the Quantum...Read more

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