“The Department of Energy Jan. 10 announced a $625 million investment for quantum research centers.
In a news release, the department said the money will be spent over five years to establish two to five multidisciplinary Quantum Information Science (QIS) Research Centers.”
“QIS is on the threshold of providing transformative technology that will impact discovery science and technological innovation in the coming decades,” said Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette in a statement. “At the direction of President Trump, the department will answer the call of the National Quantum Initiative Act through our QIS Centers and ensure that America remains a world leader in this rapidly advancing field.”
“These QIS centers, the news release said, are supposed to…” Read the full article here.
Source: Energy Dept. invests $625M in ‘transformative technology’ – By Andrew Eversden, January 11, 2020. Federal Times.