- US technology giant Microsoft is going to open his own lab on the campus of TU Delft. The new department, headed by Professor Leo Kouwenhoven, focuses on the development of quantum computers, TU Delft announced on Monday.
The Delft University has been working with Microsoft. In addition to establishing the research lab, the US began to invest long-term in QuTech, a collaboration between TU Delft and TNO research institute. ' This fits in well with the ambition of QuTech to seek intensive collaborations with technology, '' says the university. The Delft Institute also been working closely with chip giant Intel.
Quantum computers are infinitely faster than the fastest computers currently available.