January 17, 2022

Category: Start-ups

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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Paris-Based Startup C12 Quantum Electronics Raises $10M, Led by 360 Capital
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Paris-Based Startup C12 Quantum Electronics Raises $10M, Led by 360 Capital

Paris, June 8th 2021 C12 Quantum Electronics today announces the closing of a $10 million seed round comprising funds from 360 Capital, Bpifrance (Digital Venture Fund), Airbus Ventures, BNP Paribas Développement, and Octave Klaba (OVHcloud), with additional grants from Bpifrance and the Ile-de-France Region. Founded in January 2020 by Matthieu and Pierre Desjardins, alongside scientists […]

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Pasqal raises €25 M in Series A Funding to Speed Up Commercialization of Quantum Processors
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Pasqal raises €25 M in Series A Funding to Speed Up Commercialization of Quantum Processors

Paris, June 8, 2021 – Pasqal today announced it has raised €25M in Series A funding. The round was led by Quantonation and the Defense Innovation Fund, managed by Bpifrance on behalf of the Defense Innovation Agency (AID), with Runa Capital, Daphni and Eni Next participating and includes previously announced commitment by the European Innovation Council (EIC) […]

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ColdQuanta raises $20M more Andrew Kortyna ColdQuanta
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ColdQuanta raises $20M more

ColdQuanta announced it raised $20 million to continue commercializing cold atom quantum technology and accelerate hiring initiatives. The US-based company has developed technology that allows engineers to cool atoms to a few millionths of a degree above zero and use lasers to manipulate the make-up of the atom. By altering their atomic composition, ColdQuanta is able to […]

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Qnami closes 4.0M CHF Series A round
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Qnami closes 4.0M CHF Series A round

Qnami announced today the closing of a 4.0M CHF (4.4M USD) Series A financing round led by Venture Capital funds Runa Capital and SIT Capital, further supported by Seed Round investors Quantonation, Verve Ventures, Zürcher Kantonalbank and the High-Tech Gründerfonds. The funds will support extension of Qnami’s patented quantum microscope technology into applications enabling the […]

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