How to measure a molecule’s energy using a quantum computer


Editor's note: This article is by Abhinav Kandala, Antonio Mezzacapo, and Kristan Temme, IBM Research Simulating molecules on quantum computers just got much easier with IBM’s superconducting quantum hardware. In...

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Quantum Computing

September 13, 2017

New discovery: Rapid preparation of high performance materials and coatings


IBM researchers discovered a new process to prepare high performance materials and coatings much faster and easier.

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Chemistry

August 9, 2017

From garbage to gold: How advances in plastic recycling can...


IBM Research polymer chemist Jeannette Garcia shares insight on the types of recycling available and their potential to turn garbage in to gold.

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Chemistry

June 15, 2017

Big oil’s next gusher is at the nanoscale


Last year the world consumed almost 97 million barrels of oil per day. What if I told you that many more barrels still remain in those same wells? Deep inside...

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Chemistry

April 11, 2017

Publishing in Science: Predicting how molecules smell


Although the Roman philosopher Lucretius was right when he wrote that odors were caused by a flow of atoms emitted by objects, smell may still be the least understood of...

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Chemistry

February 19, 2017