News

Mar 27th 2020

New Report Published for the KTN Quantum Technologies Global Expert Mission to the USA

A report on the (Knowledge Transfer Network) KTN Quantum Technologies Global Expert Mission to the USA, in November 2019, has been published.

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Mar 24th 2020

Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics UK 2020

The Quantum Communications Hub was delighted to support the Conference for Undergraduate Women UK 2020 (CUWiP UK) between 12 and 15 March 2020, at the University of York. The conference was attended by over 100 undergraduate students, who identify as women, and had a schedule packed with interesting and inspiring activities.

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Mar 20th 2020

QuantumTech Congress 2020 Postponed

Unfortunately, due to current corporate travel restrictions, and the potential of transmission of Coronavirus, the first UK QuantumTech Congress has been postponed.
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Mar 5th 2020

Interim leadership team for National Quantum Computing Centre announced

An interim leadership team, bringing together expertise and experience from across the UK’s quantum technology sector, has been appointed to drive the development of the UK’s National Quantum Computing Centre.
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Dec 5th 2019

Hub team takes part in biggest national showcase yet

The Quantum Communications Hub team had the opportunity to exhibit real progress across all its technology work streams at this year’s national showcase event, which took place in London’s QEII conference centre on Friday 15 November.
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Dec 5th 2019

Hub Director takes part in Quantum Technologies Expert Mission to US

In late November 2019, Professor Tim Spiller, Director of our Quantum Communications Hub, took part in the latest Innovate UK Global Expert Mission for Quantum Technologies to the US.
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Oct 31st 2019

Our final year report for the first phase of the programme is now published!

Thanks to all the Hub colleagues, partners and collaborators who have contributed to our fifth year report, published today on our website. The report provides a summary of all our achievements over the last five years and outlines future directions for the Hub in the second stage of the national quantum technologies programme.

To download the report, visit the Resources/Hub Publications section of the website.

Oct 11th 2019

Hub partner Bristol demonstrates first QKD over 5G network application

Bristol, 3 September 2019

The completion of the UK’s Quantum Network (UKQN) came one step closer earlier this month with the launch of Bristol’s metropolitan quantum network. Establishing the country’s first quantum network to be used as a national testbed facility for the emerging technologies is a major Hub aim, and one that hands the UK a definite competitive advantage in the global quantum race.
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