Opendata, web and dolomites

QuanTELCO SIGNED

Quantum Emitters for Telecommunication in the O-Band

Total Cost €

0

EC-Contrib. €

0

Partnership

0

Views

0

 QuanTELCO project word cloud

Explore the words cloud of the QuanTELCO project. It provides you a very rough idea of what is the project "QuanTELCO" about.

society    keys    infrastructure    structure    tests    possess    compatible    ushering    sections    breakthrough    world    act    networking    discovered    benchmark    magnitude    uniquely    host    standard    nuclear    transformative    entanglement    commercial    band    emitters    electronic    cryptographic    computers    overcome    losses    network    networked    telecom    transcontinental    employing    urban    orders    quantum    candidates    carbide    backbone    wavelength    mature    actionable    preparatory    computation    detrimental    radically    perform    employed    caused    optical    thereby    links    spin    era    global    physically    repeater    roadmap    nodes    1260    conversion    micro    photon    electronics    propagation    industrial    communication    nm    centres    deployment    transitions    quantelco    encryption    distil    networks    fibre    despite    fabrication    emission    creation    international    bottleneck    form    cross    material    silicon    secure    successes    unavailability    repeaters    memories    platform    spins    leverage    1360    industry    direct   

Project "QuanTELCO" data sheet

The following table provides information about the project.

Coordinator
UNIVERSITAT WIEN 

Organization address
address: UNIVERSITATSRING 1
city: WIEN
postcode: 1010
website: www.univie.ac.at

contact info
title: n.a.
name: n.a.
surname: n.a.
function: n.a.
email: n.a.
telephone: n.a.
fax: n.a.

 Coordinator Country Austria [AT]
 Total cost 2˙990˙576 €
 EC max contribution 2˙990˙576 € (100%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.1.2.1. (FET Open)
 Code Call H2020-FETOPEN-2018-2019-2020-01
 Funding Scheme RIA
 Starting year 2019
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2019-10-01   to  2022-09-30

 Partnership

Take a look of project's partnership.

# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    UNIVERSITAT WIEN AT (WIEN) coordinator 596˙435.00
2    LINKOPINGS UNIVERSITET SE (LINKOPING) participant 405˙000.00
3    RIJKSUNIVERSITEIT GRONINGEN NL (GRONINGEN) participant 392˙190.00
4    UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON UK (SOUTHAMPTON) participant 374˙948.00
5    HERIOT-WATT UNIVERSITY UK (EDINBURGH) participant 373˙533.00
6    QUANTUM TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES GMBH AT (WIEN) participant 229˙375.00
7    BUDAPESTI MUSZAKI ES GAZDASAGTUDOMANYI EGYETEM HU (BUDAPEST) participant 213˙750.00
8    PAUL SCHERRER INSTITUT CH (VILLIGEN PSI) participant 206˙375.00
9    UNIVERSITAT KONSTANZ DE (KONSTANZ) participant 198˙968.00

Map

 Project objective

Quantum communication is a transformative technology that can address our society’s need for secure communication and form the backbone for networks of quantum computers. Despite recent successes in the deployment of secure quantum cryptographic keys, the unavailability of telecom-wavelength repeaters operating at the quantum level presents a major bottleneck towards a global-scale quantum communication network. QuanTELCO will overcome this bottleneck by employing a radically transformative approach based on telecom-wavelength spin centres in silicon carbide, recently discovered by our consortium. These centres uniquely possess strong optical transitions in the telecom O-band (1260-1360 nm), in a material widely used by the micro-electronics industry. QuanTELCO will exploit a mature material platform (silicon carbide), fully compatible with standard industrial micro-electronic fabrication processes. The quantum emitters employed in QuanTELCO have optical cross sections that are orders of magnitude greater than many currently leading candidates. Their emission wavelength allows direct, low-loss propagation in existing telecom networks without the detrimental losses caused by wavelength conversion. These emitters host electronic and nuclear spins which can act as memories in quantum repeater nodes. QuanTELCO will leverage these properties to demonstrate all key elements of quantum networking. We will furthermore perform preparatory tests on existing, international telecom structure and will benchmark the spin-photon entanglement across urban-scale fibre links. QuanTELCO will distil the project results to deliver a roadmap for commercial deployment based on real-world, actionable insight. This platform will provide the breakthrough required for the creation of robust, transcontinental quantum information links, compatible with existing infrastructure, thereby ushering in the era of physically secure encryption and networked quantum computation across Europe.

Are you the coordinator (or a participant) of this project? Plaese send me more information about the "QUANTELCO" project.

For instance: the website url (it has not provided by EU-opendata yet), the logo, a more detailed description of the project (in plain text as a rtf file or a word file), some pictures (as picture files, not embedded into any word file), twitter account, linkedin page, etc.

Send me an  email (fabio@fabiodisconzi.com) and I put them in your project's page as son as possible.

Thanks. And then put a link of this page into your project's website.

The information about "QUANTELCO" are provided by the European Opendata Portal: CORDIS opendata.

More projects from the same programme (H2020-EU.1.2.1.)

FLIX (2020)

FLow chemistry for Isotopic eXchange

Read More  

EDRA (2019)

Hardware-Assisted Decoupled Access Execution on the Digital Market: The EDRA Framework

Read More  

ATEMPGRAD (2019)

Analysing Temperature Effects with a Mobile and Precise Gradient Device

Read More