The Quantum Weekly: Quantum IP-Woah!

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The quantum stock era was launched this week with the first-ever quantum-based IPO rocketing to record heights on the Chinese stock market. Plus more in The Quantum Weekly.

What’a billed as the first quantum IPO goes exponential, word on a Bulgarian QC startup, another quantum company emerges from stealth and more in this edition of The Quantum Weekly. 

Spotlight Story: First Quantum-Based IPO Soars 924%, Smashes First-Day Record

The news outlet is reporting that QuantumCTek Co., which bills itself as a quantum info company and lists on the science and technology board, soared nearly tenfold on its trading debut. The company, which develops information security products, closed 924% above its 36.18 yuan ($5.18) issue price on China’s Star board.” — The Quantum Daily


Post-Quantum Crypto Startup PQShield Exits Stealth With £5.5 Million Backing Led by Kindred — The Quantum Daily

Bulgarian Startup’s Quantum-Resistant Encryption Algorithms Offer Hope For AI, Banking & Telecommunications — The Quantum Daily

German Non-Profit Initiative Hopes to Push QC to New Heights — The Quantum Daily

The Three Sisters of Physics, Biology & Chemistry to Revolutionize Quantum Computing — The Quantum Daily

Science and Technology

Quantum Computing Now Podcast Episode 15 – Anisha Musti & Quantum Machine Learning — The Quantum Daily

Quantum Technology Startup Q-CTRL Announces Global R&D Partnership with Advanced Navigation — The Quantum Daily

The Biggest Flipping Challenge in Quantum Computing — Science 

New Research Shows That Laser Spectral Linewidth is Classical-Physics Phenomenon — 

Quantum Physics Used to Physically Move Objects — IT Online


Quantum Systems Researcher Earns NSF CAREER Award, Welch Grant — UT Dallas

UCC’s Séamus Davis wins international prize for work in quantum physics — Irish Times


Research Scientist – Quantum Natural Language Processing (QNLP) — Cambridge Quantum Computing

Quantum Software Scientific Manager — Cambridge Quantum Computing

University Research Partner — QuantFi

Nanofabrication Engineer — OQC

Quantum Control Engineer – Q-CTRL

Platform Engineer – Tech lead — Riverlane

QKD Researcher — QEYnet

Director of Research, Quantum Computing Software for Finance — QuantFi 

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Matt Swayne

Matt Swayne

With a several-decades long background in journalism and communications, Matt Swayne has worked as a science communicator for an R1 university for more than 12 years, specializing in translating high tech and deep tech for the general audience. He has served as a writer, editor and analyst at The Quantum Insider since its inception. In addition to his service as a science communicator, Matt also develops courses to improve the media and communications skills of scientists and has taught courses.

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