UChicago Computer Science Part of $15 Million Effort to Build First Practical Quantum Computer

A new collaboration of seven universities, including the University of Chicago, will work together to create the pioneering hardware, software, and applications needed to realize the world’s first practical quantum computer. Fred Chong, the Seymour Goodman Professor of Computer Science at the University of Chicago, will receive $3 million to lead the Software-Tailored Architecture for Quantum (STAQ) software team. Read the full article via UChicago's Department of Computer Science.