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Building commercial quantum computers for the wellbeing of humankind

IQM is the European leader in superconducting quantum computers. They deliver on-premises quantum computers for research laboratories and supercomputing centers, and adopt a unique application-specific co-design approach for industrial customers.

IQM's co-design strategy aims to deliver quantum advantage to its customers by using novel chip architecture, application-specific processors, and ultrafast quantum operations.

Quantum computing

2019

€39M

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Europe could lead the quantum computing revolution

Jan Goetz Co-founder of IQM

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Looking to deliver the first commercial machine in 2021

Founded by a highly ambitious team of world-leading scientists who have built several quantum labs and research centers globally over the past two decades.

The team’s pioneering work started with breakthroughs in qubit reset, readout, and thermal management towards large-scale quantum processors. Since then, the work has progressed to unique hardware advantages and novel concepts around digital-analog quantum computing.

Now they have the largest industrial hardware team of world-class quantum experts in Europe with over 640+ scientific publications and over 27000 citations.

IQM's founders are Jan Goetz, Mikko Möttönen, Kuan Yen Tan, and Juha Vartiainen

IQM was founded by a highly ambitious team of world-leading scientists having built several successful quantum labs and research centers globally during the past two decades. The team's pioneering work started with breakthroughs in qubit reset, readout, and thermal management towards large-scale quantum processors.

Finland selected IQM to build its first quantum computer

VTT and IQM entered into an agreement to establish a co-innovation partnership and begin building Finland’s first quantum computer. The cooperation brings together top expertise in quantum technologies and enables a leap in Finland’s quantum capabilities.

IQM has also partnered with Atos, Aalto University, and Bluefors, to name a few. Key partners are involved in groundbreaking work to accelerate superconducting quantum circuits and quantum computing.

Open positions at IQM

If you want to be part ofcreating technologies that revolutionize the world, visit IQM's career pages - they have several positions open!

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I always say that quantum computing is like electricity — you can imagine what advantages electricity has brought us, and electricity will always be in use

Mikko Möttönen Co-founder of IQM

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