EPSRC is the main UK government agency for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing more than £800 million a year in a broad range of subjects – from mathematics to materials science, and from information technology to structural engineering. For more information about what we do, our priorities and how we implement our strategy, please read through our Implementing the Delivery Plan section. For specific information about the research and training we support, please read through our portfolio section.about the Hub.
Quantum Communication Technology Co., Ltd., Anhui (USTC-QantumCTech), together with Shandong Institute of Quantum Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (SIQST), is the first and biggest provider of multi-protocol network security products and services based on quantum technology, in China. The companies produce state-of-the-art quantum communication systems and series of innovative opt-electronic units with the commercial applications for the financial industry, government organizations and other enterprises, as well as the research applications for the scientific societies.
Initially founded by the Chinese leading quantum physics research group from Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Science at Micro-scale (HFNL), University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), the companies are continually transferring cutting-edge scientific and technical achievements into mature commercial products, making great efforts to promote wide-range applications of quantum technology and forming the Chinese quantum industry.
The Leeds Quantum Information Group (School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leeds) conducts theoretical and experimental research into various aspects of quantum information processing, and into the implications of the quantum theory of computation for physics itself. Find out more by visiting the Quantum Information Group website.
The Quantum Optics, Quantum Information and Quantum Control (QQQ) Group covers a broad spectrum of topics, from the foundations of quantum physics and information theory, through the investigation and control of fundamental physical and chemical phenomena, to new types of quantum technologies, metrology and standards.