BREAKING NEWS:

TREMENDOUS BOOST FOR QUANTUM RESEARCH IN THE AMSTERDAM ECOSYSTEM

Quantum Delta NL, the public-private foundation that was launched in 2020 with the mandate to coordinate and execute the Netherland’s National Agenda for Quantum Technology (NAQT), has been awarded €615 million from the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy to power the advancement of quantum technology. This gives a tremendous boost to quantum research and development in the Amsterdam ecosystem. Read more >

QuSoft is the Dutch research center for quantum software. Its mission is to develop new protocols, algorithms and applications that can be run on small and medium-sized prototypes of a quantum computer. The main focus of QuSoft is on the development of quantum software, which requires fundamentally different techniques and approaches from conventional software.

QuSoft was launched by CWI, UvA and VU in December 2015 and builds on the institutions’ excellent track record in quantum computing and quantum information. Last December 2020 QuSoft celebrated its first lustrum. A one-month online event was organized in which the institute looked back to all great (research) highlights and also peaked into the revolutionary future of quantum technology. If you missed it, but still want to get to know the institute, you can watch the entire program back on our lustrum page by clicking here.

RESEARCH

The overarching challenge for QuSoft is to harness the power of quantum information, through the study of quantum information science and the development of quantum algorithms. A particular focus is the design and development of protocols for quantum computation and quantum communication that can be run on small and medium-sized qubit platforms.

The research at QuSoft can be divided into four lines:
1. Quantum simulation and few-qubit applications
2. Quantum information science
3. Cryptography in a quantum world
4. Quantum algorithms and complexity

EVENTS

NEWS

Tremendous Boost for Quantum Research in the Amsterdam Ecosystem

Tremendous Boost for Quantum Research in the Amsterdam Ecosystem

Quantum Delta NL, the public-private foundation that was launched in 2020 with the mandate to coordinate and execute the Netherland’s National Agenda for Quantum Technology.. Read More →
QUANTUM DELTA NL AWARDED 615 MILLION EURO FROM NETHERLANDS’ NATIONAL GROWTH FUND TO ACCELERATE QUANTUM TECHNOLOGY

QUANTUM DELTA NL AWARDED 615 MILLION EURO FROM NETHERLANDS’ NATIONAL GROWTH FUND TO ACCELERATE QUANTUM TECHNOLOGY

Funds will be used to train 2,000 researchers and engineers to scale 100 start-ups and to host three corporate R&D labs in the Netherlands by.. Read More →