Partners

Q-NEXT partners are embedded in all aspects of the center: participation in each scientific thrust, governance and development of the center strategy, and training of the next generation of the quantum workforce. This is crucial to speed discovery, develop quantum applications and prepare a quantum-ready workforce.

Q-NEXT institutions are dedicated to transferring new quantum technologies to the private sector for commercialization that supports U.S. economic competitiveness in this growing field.

National laboratories

Argonne National Laboratory
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Academia

Caltech
Cornell University
Northwestern University
Penn State
Stanford
UC Santa Barbara
The University of Chicago
University of Illinois
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Industry

Applied Materials
Boeing
ColdQuanta
General Atomics
HRL Laboratories
IBM
Intel
Keysight Technologies
Microsoft
Quantum Opus
Verizon
Zurich Instruments