quantum information science (QIS)

Pentagon confronting many unknowns in driving quantum breakthroughs


DOD's leading quantum-focused official said he's open to all ideas — even bad ones — regarding how to proceed with the ultramodern technology.

DC-QNet consortium director shares new details about plans for quantum network testbed


Additional organizations may be given the opportunity to conduct innovative experiments on the DC-QNet.

Why Microsoft views quantum technology as a ‘big prize to go after’


It’s one of many U.S. companies prioritizing this emerging and potentially disruptive field.

Moving quantum committee under White House authority expected to improve inter-agency coordination


Quantum industry executives have responded positively to the elevation of the advisory committee.

NSF tech directorate tasked with boosting U.S. competitiveness needs congressional funding


National Science Foundation Director Sethuraman Panchanathan tells FedScoop that the agency's new Technology, Innovation and Partnerships Directorate has strong bipartisan support.

Lagging hardware could hinder US quantum ambitions


Tech companies pushed for increased federal investment in manufacturing the hardware necessary for quantum computing at a White House summit Tuesday.