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Quantum 'hack' to unleash computing power

The building blocks of quantum computers - qubits - are highly unstable and prone to error. Building tolerance to such error is a major hurdle in scaling-up quantum computers. Now University of Sydney physicists have found that modifying qubit
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2018/02/02/quantum--hack--to-unleash-computing-power.html
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Borrowing from robotics, scientists automate mapping of quantum systems

Ms Gupta’s supervisor is Professor Michael J. Biercuk, founder of quantum technology company Q-CTRL and director of the University of Sydney Quantum Control Laboratory in the Sydney Nanoscience Hub.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2020/06/16/borrowing-from-robotics-scientists-automate-characterisation-quantum-systems.html
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Ensuring Sydney's place as a global hub for quantum technology

University of Sydney quantum researchers Professor David Reilly and Professor Michael Biercuk were panellists at the event.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2020/12/07/sydney-quantum-academy-ensuring-sydney-as-global-hub-quantum-tech.html
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'Passion' key to being a successful leader

'Passion' key to being a successful leader. 13 August 2015. Leadership is about following a passion, having a belief in what you’re doing and understanding that people matter, explained NSW Premier Mike Baird at the latest BOSS Emerging Leaders
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2015/08/13/-passion--key-to-being-a-successful-leader.html
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TEDxYouth@Sydney is coming to campus

Vice-Chancellor and Principal Dr Michael Spence said the University of Sydney’s partnership with TEDxYouth@Sydney was a perfect match.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/08/10/tedxyouthsydneyiscomingtocampus.html
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Managing your own data

Managing your own data. 27 October 2015. Our personal data is everywhere and should be controlled and managed by us, not others, a University of Sydney expert will argue at this week’s  ACM Multimedia Conference in Brisbane. Big personal data
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2015/10/27/managing-your-own-data.html
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Sydney Nano announces its five Grand Challenge projects

Team: Ivan Kassal (Champion), Lamiae Azizi (Deputy Champion), Stephen Bartlett, Michael Biercuk, Andrea Blanco-Redondo, Toby Hudson, Ahmad Jabbarzadeh, Meredith Jordan, Girish Lakhwani, Stefano Palomba, Catherine Stampfl, Asaph Widmer-Cooper, Dong
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2018/10/18/sydney-nano-announces-its-five-grand-challenge-projects.html
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Small changes mean big opportunities: AINST becomes Sydney Nano

Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Dr Michael Spence, said: “Great ideas come from collaboration. ... Professor Michael Biercuk has led the first venture-capital-backed spin-off from the Sydney Nano quantum science group, establishing Q-Ctrl, which aims to
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/11/27/small-changes-mean-big-opportunities--ainst-becomes-sydney-nano.html
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Celebrating Mahatma Gandhi's birthday

Celebrating Mahatma Gandhi's birthday. 2 October 2015. More than 250 prominent Australian and Indian leaders from the business, government and education sectors gathered at the Art Gallery of NSW on Wednesday night to celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's
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5 public speaking tips

5 public speaking tips. 18 April 2017. From dad jokes to visual cues, our very own TEDx speaker Dr James Humberstone shares tips to help you nail your next public speaking gig. Public speaking can be daunting, regardless of if it's your first talk
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/04/18/5-public-speaking-tips.html