Quantum Computing Technology Group

Welcome to our group website! We are based at the High Energy Physics Institute (IFAE) in Barcelona where we work on quantum computing with superconducting qubits. Our team is led by Dr. Pol Forn-Díaz.

News

Latest batch of PhD students arrived

This week the latest batch of newcomers arrived and started working in our group. Hence, we welcome aboard Alba Torras and Luca …

Construction of the new QCT lab completed

We are pleased to announce that the constructions for the new Quantum Computing Lab (QCL) have been completed! After a preliminary …

New PhD student Boris

We welcome the new PhD student and “la Caixa” fellow Boris Nedyalkov to our team. Boris holds a BSc in Physics from Sofia …

Postdoctoral position on Quantum Annealing

The Quantum Computing Technologies (QCT) group at the Institute for High Energy Physics (IFAE) in Barcelona offers a postdoctoral …

PhD position on Quantum Annealing

The Quantum Computing Technologies (QCT) group at the Institute for High Energy Physics (IFAE) in Barcelona offers a PhD position …

Prestigious Ramón y Cajal fellowship awarded

We congratulate our group leader, Dr. Pol Forn-Díaz, on receving the prestigious Ramón y Cajal fellowship by the Spanish Ministries of …

Celebration of Quantic's birthday

Despite the current situation due to COVID-19, which unfortunately did not allow for everyone’s attendance, we recently …

Begin of Summer Internships

We welcome aboard our this year’s summer interns, Queralt and Raquel, who already started working on their research projects. …

New Project Management Assistance

We are pleased to welcome Sara Martínez de Salinas Uzquiza to our growing family. Sara joins IFAE’s Project Management Unit to …

IFAE Summer Fellowships available

For the 5th time, IFAE offers, through its Summer Fellowship Programme, 12 undergraduate students the possibility to work on a …

Start of the European QuantERA project SiUCs

This month marks the official start the European project SiUCs (Superinductor-based Quantum Technologies with Ultrastrong Couplings), …

FET-open project AVaQuS to develop coherent quantum annealers

Our group was succesfully granted the coordination of the project AVaQus (Annealing-based VAriational QUantum processorS), one of 49 …

Open position as Project Manager Assistant

The newly established Quantum Computing Technologies (QCT) group at the Institute for High Energy Physics (IFAE) in Barcelona is …

Postdoctoral position on Ultrastrong Coupling with Superinductors

The newly established Quantum Computing Technologies (QCT) group at the Institute for High Energy Physics (IFAE) in Barcelona offers a …

Visit of Ioan Pop and Frank Wilhelm

This week, we had two visitors from Germany at IFAE. On Tuesday, February 18, Ioan Pop from KIT gave a talk on “Ionizing …

New Master student from Grenoble

Today, we welcome Barkay Guttel from Université Grenoble Alpes onboard. He is joining our team to work on superconducting qubits for …

We are online!

Hello world! This is the first post of our new group website. Feel free to explore while more content will be added continuously.