March 19, 2018 - The S&TDC visited the "USTC Shanghai Institute for Advanced Studies" that hosts the "CAS-Alibaba Quantum Computing Laboratory". After an introductory presentation of the institute and its activities, the S&TDC members visited three quantum technology related experiments: (1) the superconducting based quantum computing experiment that is at the core of the CAS-Alibaba Quantum Computing Lab; (2) a quantum cryptography experiment and (3) an ultra-cold atom experiment. The CAS - Alibaba Quantum Computing Laboratory aims to conduct pioneering research in quantum theory with a view to discovering ground-breaking security techniques for e-commerce and data centers, as well as to enhancing computing performance. The team consisted of internationally-recognized scientists.
Countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United States of America (18)
Event date: March 19, 2018