University of Waterloo - The Institute for Quantum Computing
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About University of Waterloo - The Institute for Quantum Computing
Who we are
The Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) is a world-leading quantum institute at the University of Waterloo. IQC is advancing the field of quantum information at the highest international level to discover and develop powerful new quantum technologies that will drive future economies.
IQC attracts world-class researchers, postdoctoral fellows and students in science, mathematics and engineering to Canada. We train the quantum workforce and support industry through shared-infrastructure and expertise. We are home to 29 faculty members and a community of over 300 researchers who work collaboratively to tackle some of the most challenging problems the world is facing today.
2,431publications since 2002 with 62,437 citations
2,300+people trained in quantum information and technology
30%of IQC research leads are involved in commercialization