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The Quantum Communications Hub project

The Quantum Communications Hub is a major collaboration of UK researchers, industrial partners and public sector bodies working together to exploit fundamental laws of quantum physics for the development and translation of secure communications technologies and services into mainstream technological applications for national benefit.

About the Hub

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Why quantum?

Learn more about the need for quantum secure communications technologies.

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Explore what quantum technologies could mean for our everyday lives.

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The Partnership

Find out more about the partners supporting our work.

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Quantum City

Learn more about our outreach and imagine living in a quantum city!

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Quantum in Schools

Discover more about how we engage with schools.

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Our upcoming events


2 November 2020 - 6 November 2020

European Quantum Week Education Session

The European Quantum Week is an online multi-modular event taking place between 2-6 November 2020. During the European Quantum Week, Education Sessions are being held where students from all over Europe will be given the opportunity to participate in activities about the fundamentals of quantum technology and learn more about quantum technologies and their applications […]


10 November 2020 (14:00 - 15:00)

Quantum Communications Technologies – live webinar

The Institution of Engineering and Technology is hosting a series of webinars on Quantum Engineering, raising awareness of the new opportunities created in engineering by the emerging quantum technologies. This is the third of six webinars. Speakers: Professor Tim Spiller and Jonathan Legh-Smith Abstract: The internet is built on the world’s current secure communications infrastructure. […]