Quantum Computing

IBM Q: The future is quantum

Apply to become a quantum computing intern at IBM

We are now accepting applications for undergraduate and graduate students to become IBM quantum computing interns in 2020 and join the journey from the fundamental science of quantum information to quantum computing research and development.

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Get “Quantum Ready” at the Grace Hopper Celebration 2019

For the first time in 18 years, the Grace Hopper Celebration 2019 is spotlighting quantum computing in its emerging technologies track. We simply cannot wait to meet the attendees at this year's event and talk all things quantum.

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Building Quantum Skills With Tools For Developers, Researchers and Educators

The IBM Q team is committed to making our science more approachable by investing heavily in the education to support this growing community and establishing the emerging technology as the next generation of computing. We need more students, educators, developers, and domain experts with “quantum ready” skills. This is why our team is proud to release new educational resources and tools while also increasing the capacity and capability of our IBM Q systems.

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Meet the “Quantum Undergraduate Research at IBM and Princeton” Interns

IBM and Princeton launched the program to provide an experience for aspiring scientists and engineers that connects fundamental research to industrial applications at a time in their career development when they still have considerable latitude to choose a focus for their graduate and post-graduate studies.

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World’s First Quantum Computing Safe Tape Drive

Ten months ago we assembled a team from IBM Research in Switzerland and IBM tape developers based in Tucson, Arizona, to try to build something which has never been built before to address a risk that may not materialize for another decade or more. As you can tell, we love a good challenge.

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Cracking the Molecular Code with the Right Type of Quantum Hardware

A new quantum computing approach using exchange-type two-qubit gates constitutes a very promising avenue to calculate molecular properties.

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Optomechanics with Gallium Phosphide for Quantum Transduction

Scientists at IBM Research-Zurich use gallium phosphide to create on-chip integrated devices using optomechanics for quantum transduction.

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IBM Unveils Beta of Next Generation Quantum Development Platform

We’re introducing a number of significant enhancements to the IBM Q Experience quantum cloud services and software platform.

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Quantum’s Night at the Museum – of Science Boston

On April 6, the Museum of Science Boston unveils a new exhibit that will allow visitors to look inside a near life-size replica of IBM Q System One.

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Noise Amplification Squeezes More Computational Accuracy From Today’s Quantum Processors

Quantum computers are extremely susceptible to “noise” from their environment – which leads to errors in the computation.

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Controlling Nuclear Noise in Semiconductor Qubits

Fluctuations of nuclear spins may limit the lifetime of spin qubits. A technique is developed that gets such fluctuations under control.

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