Qstarter award for Quantum!

Quantum received the qstarter technology transfer award 2018, aimed at spinoffs and startups related to quantum science and technology in Switzerland. In handing in the prize of CHF 1’000, the industry panel highlighted the potential for high social impact of Quantum Journal.

The award is given yearly by QSIT, the Swiss National Centre of  Competence in Research for Quantum Science and Technology, its industry partners, and a representative of the Swiss National Science Foundation.

This year’s two other awardees were ProjectQ, an open source software framework for quantum computing, recently published in Quantum, and Qnami, a tech startup for  surface analysis with nanometer resolution.