University of Chicago

On Nov. 8, join Hartmut Neven, founder and manager of Google’s Quantum Artificial Intelligence lab, and David Awschalom, head of the Chicago Quantum Exchange, to hear more about the progress and promise of quantum technology, and the role that Chicago can play in ensuring the U.S. leadership in this critical area of research. Quantum Engineering: The Next Technological Space Race Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 | 6-7 p.m. The Standard Club 320 S. Plymouth Court Chicago, IL 60604 Registration Required Quantum… More »

From Chicago Sun-Times, Oct. 30, 2018: Fermilab Deputy Director Joe Lykken: “There’s a lot of hype out there, but I think it is a fair analogy to say this is like the World Wide Web when there were only three websites … We really are at the beginning of something that we think is going to be transformative, not just for science but for the whole world.”

As part of Computer Science Education Week December 3-9, Fermilab is once again partnering with Argonne National Laboratory, as well as the University of Chicago, on an initiative to help schools participate in Hour of Code activities and provide schools with computer scientist and coding role models. Hour of Code is a worldwide movement designed to demystify code, to show that anybody can learn the basics and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. Here is how the… More »