Nanotechnology & Quantum Information Processing

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January 6, 2023

New quantum computing architecture could be used to connect large-scale devices

Researchers have demonstrated directional photon emission, the first step toward extensible quantum interconnects.

A collage of professional headshots includes Phillip Isola, Will Oliver, Costis Daskalakis, Manish Raghavan, Stefanie Mueller, Martin Wainwright, Muriel Médard, Martha Gray, Polina Golland, and David Perreault.
October 25, 2022

Recent chair announcements within EECS

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) recently announced the following crop of chair appointments, all effective July 1, 2022. Karl Berggren has been named the

A row of students stand in the lobby of MIT's Lincoln Laboratory.
September 26, 2022

Massachusetts Microelectronics Internship Program: a big focus on critical tiny components

EECS Alliance–backed program seeks to get more Massachusetts students into the microelectronics game

Doctoral Thesis: High-fidelity Two-qubit Gates and Noise Spectroscopy with Superconducting Qubits

Youngkyu Sung Abstract:Although there has been tremendous progress toward achieving low error rates with superconducting qubits, error-prone gates remain the bottleneck in realizing quantum computing applications. To build

March 21, 2022

Last-minute pivot leads to record-setting Microsystems Annual Research Conference

Virtual conference gathered students, faculty, and industry partners to explore the future of microsystems and nanotechnology.

This image shows the CMOS THz-ID chip. The chip is a collaboration between Profs. Ruonan Han and Anantha P. Chandrakasan.
January 19, 2022

Reasserting U.S. leadership in microelectronics

MIT researchers lay out a strategy for how universities can help the U.S. regain its place as a semiconductor superpower.

MIT iQuHACK 2022 quantum compting hackathon

We are incredibly excited to announce MIT iQuHACK 2022, a quantum computing hackathon hosted by MIT iQuISE on January 28-30th, 2022. iQuHACK 2022 will be a fully remote

December 2, 2021

2021 EECS Awards

It’s nearing the end of 2021, and we want to celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of our incredible EECS community by sharing some of the awards given by

October 29, 2021

Associate Professor of EECS Max Shulaker Named 2021 Moore Inventor Fellow

Shulaker came to the attention of the Moore Foundation specifically for his invention of a three-dimensional electronic chip capable of capturing and analyzing large amounts of information about the volatile organic compounds found in patient exhalations.