Quantum technology

Quantum technology aims to harness the laws of quantum mechanics to build tools for sensing and information processing.

Quantum technology aims to harness the laws of quantum mechanics to build tools for sensing and information processing. Quantum mechanics describes the unique behavior of matter and energy at the atomic and subatomic level. The field of quantum technologies is comprised of quantum communication, quantum cryptography, quantum simulation, quantum computation, quantum sensing and metrology. Quantum technology is expected to have applications in personalized medicine, natural resource exploration, environmental monitoring and secure communications.

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Is quantum tech an industry or a community? - Physics World

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November 20, 2019

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