QUantum Electronics Science and TECHnology training (QuESTech)
Forskningsprojekt , 2018 – 2021

Quantum Electronics provides a challenging and innovative multidisciplinary framework for training young researchers with excellent prospects for a career either in the industry or in academia. In this promising area, the “Quantum Electronics Science and Technology training” project, with acronym QuESTech, will create a European network of experts providing state-of-the-art training for young researchers in the general field of experimental, applied and theoretical Quantum Electronics.

The overarching science and technology goal of our research programme is to build, study, and qualify quantum electronic devices. QuESTech will train 15 ESRs through research in the sub-fields of spintronics, single-electronics, quantum dots, and quantum thermodynamics. The individual research projects will include technological developments in terms of nanomaterials growth, nano-structuring, near-field microscopies, transport measurement under extreme conditions and theoretical calculations. Several QuESTch results are already identified to be of commercial interest for the emerging Quantum Electronics industry.

Systematic secondments will be organised, including for every researcher a secondment of two months to a private sector partner. QuESTech will organise three sessions of the European School On Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies (ESONN) devoted to Quantum Nano-Electronics, combining both theoretical and practical training, and open them to young researchers outside the consortium. By 2021, we aim to have prepared a new generation of young researchers able to address the emergence of “Beyond C-MOS“ nano-electronics.

Deltagare

Thilo Bauch (kontakt)

vid Chalmers, Mikroteknologi och nanovetenskap (MC2), Kvantkomponentfysik

Samarbetspartners

Aalto-Yliopisto

Espoo, Finland

Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS)

Paris, France

CIC nanoGUNE

San Sebastian, Spain

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETH)

Zürich, Switzerland

Graphenea SA

San Sebastian Guipuzcoa, Spain

Raith GmbH

Dortmund, Germany

Universität Konstanz

Konstanz, Germany

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

Finansiering

Europeiska kommissionen (Horisont 2020)

Finansierar Chalmers deltagande under 2018–2021

Relaterade styrkeområden och infrastruktur

Hållbar utveckling

Drivkrafter

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Senast uppdaterat

2018-06-25