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Midwest collaboration, led by IQUIST, awarded $25 million Quantum Information Institute

The Grainger College of Engineering’s Illinois Quantum Information Science and Technology Center (IQUIST) will launch a National Science Foundation Quantum Leap Challenge Institute for Hybrid Quantum Architectures and Networks (HQAN). The new collaborative institute spans three Midwest research powerhouses, all of which are members of the Chicago Quantum Exchange: the University of IllinoisUniversity of Chicago, and the University of Wisconsin. HQAN also includes partnerships with industry and government labs.

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The Illinois Quantum Information Science and Technology Center (IQUIST) brings together physicists, engineers, computer scientists, and mathematicians to advance quantum information science and train a quantum-smart workforce. The center is a core member of the Chicago Quantum Exchange and is accelerating innovation through partnerships spanning academia, government, and industry.

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