Information Technology

Researchers in the LCN are developing new information technology paradigms through novel quantum mechanical and magnetic systems.

Data storage: A new magnetic tuning method is patented by researchers at the LCN and the University of Chicago. A method for controlling the properties of magnets could be used to improve the storage capacity of next-generation computer hard drives. Read the press release on nanotechnology in data storage

Quantum computing: Economist article on the future of quantum computing, featuring Dr Thornton Greenland. 
Research highlights on silicon in quantum information

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