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World Quantum Day 2022

April 15, 2022

Contact: CScomms@lbl.gov

On April 14, scientists, engineers, students, and science enthusiasts celebrated World Quantum Day, an international event to spark interest and generate enthusiasm about quantum mechanics. Here at Berkeley Lab, we’re forging solutions to harness the power of quantum information science and technologies for discoveries that will improve our lives, from new materials to secure communications. And as part of this global event, we created a social media campaign to illustrate our pioneering work across the quantum research ecosystem—from theory to application.

We highlighted our work with industry and academia to fabricate and test quantum-based devices, develop software and algorithms, build a prototype computer and network, and apply these innovations for breakthroughs in physics and chemistry, as well as our efforts to provide hands-on training for the future quantum workforce. Read more about our quantum research at quantum.lbl.gov



About Computing Sciences at Berkeley Lab

High performance computing plays a critical role in scientific discovery. Researchers increasingly rely on advances in computer science, mathematics, computational science, data science, and large-scale computing and networking to increase our understanding of ourselves, our planet, and our universe. Berkeley Lab’s Computing Sciences Area researches, develops, and deploys new foundations, tools, and technologies to meet these needs and to advance research across a broad range of scientific disciplines.