January 17, 2022

Category: Business

LIGENTEC and X-FAB collaboration creates Europe’s largest capacity foundry service for integrated photonic circuits
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LIGENTEC and X-FAB collaboration creates Europe’s largest capacity foundry service for integrated photonic circuits

LIGENTEC, pioneer in high-performance, low-loss, silicon nitride photonic solutions, and specialty semiconductor producer X-FAB Silicon Foundries have announced a strategic partnership resulting in the large-scale supply of integrated photonic devices. Photonic integrated circuits (PICs) are set to repeat the success story of electronic integrated circuits (ICs). Working with light instead of electrons, PICs will play […]

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Merck and Seeqc collaborate in Quantum Computing Merck logo
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Merck and Seeqc collaborate in Quantum Computing

Pharmaceutical giant Merck is taking a cautious but informed approach that includes setting up an internal working group and partnering with Quantum Computing startup Seeqc to monitor developments while keeping an open mind. About 3 years ago, Merck decided it was time to start educating itself about the emerging quantum sector. The company’s venture capital arm, M […]

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Goldman Sachs and QC Ware collaborate in Quantum Monte Carlo simulations Goldman Sachs Logo
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Goldman Sachs and QC Ware collaborate in Quantum Monte Carlo simulations

Goldman Sachs and QC Ware researchers have designed new, robust quantum algorithms that outperform state-of-the-art classical algorithms for Monte Carlo simulations and can be used on near-term quantum hardware expected to be available in 5 to 10 years.  Monte Carlo methods, used to evaluate risk and simulate prices for a variety of financial instruments, involve complex calculations […]

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German Aerospace Center and CQC partner in battery simulation models DLR Logo
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German Aerospace Center and CQC partner in battery simulation models

Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC) has partnered with the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luftund Raumfahrt aka DLR) to explore how Quantum Computing could help create better simulation models for battery development to aid future energy utilisation. The collaboration will see DLR – the national aeronautics and space research centre of the Federal Republic of […]

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Ally Financial joins Microsoft Azure Quantum program Ally Financial Logo
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Ally Financial joins Microsoft Azure Quantum program

Ally Financial, a leading digital financial services company, shared that it is partnering with Microsoft on Azure Quantum solutions. The company will utilize Azure Quantum to explore how Microsoft’s quantum capabilities can help deliver impact for their customers. Given the breadth of products that Ally offers, new algorithms and future quantum hardware can help leverage the company’s rich set […]

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CaixaBank develops risk classification model using Quantum Computing Caixabank Logo
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CaixaBank develops risk classification model using Quantum Computing

CaixaBank is progressing in its preparation strategy for the arrival of quantum computing. After successfully performing the first real tests of quantum computing to study the applications of this technology in financial services, the institution has taken a step further and developed the first machine learning algorithm to classify risks in Spanish banking leveraging Quantum […]

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Quantum Brilliance and Quantum-South partner for logistics optimization applications shipping logistics optimization concept
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Quantum Brilliance and Quantum-South partner for logistics optimization applications

Quantum Brilliance, an Australian startup, and Quantum-South, an Uruguayan startup, has announced a partnership to jointly develop and market of complementary products and technology in shipping logistics optimization. The companies will be performing proof of concept implementations with air and marine cargo companies to demonstrate the potential ofquantum computing for solving highly complex computational problems beyond the […]

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