February 7, 2023

Summer School 2023 Applications Now Open

STAQ Quantum Ideas Summer School 2023 is a go on site at Duke University.  This year's lecturers include Ken Brown, Yongshan Ding, Yufei Ding, Aram Harrow, Alex Kemper, Olivia Lanes, Peter Love, and Akimasa Miyake. More information can be be found at the summer school page.

June 5, 2022

STAQ Summer School 2022

STAQ Summer School 2022 is  a go.  This year's lecturers are Aram Harrow, Akimasa Miyake, Peter Love, Shelby Kimmel, Ken Brown, and Felix Leditzky. More information can be be found at

July 15, 2021

Summer School 2021

Summer School 2021 was online again with a broader range of topics. Full details can be found here Lecturers and topics Kenneth Brown, Duke, Quantum Error Correction Yufei Ding, UC Santa Barbara, Quantum Architecture Casey Duckering, U. Chicago Sophia [...]

July 2, 2020

STAQ Summer School 2020

The STAQ Summer School went virtual. The downside was missing all the great interactions with students. The upside is that all the material is recorded so that everyone can learn more quantum information. Materials are available here.

February 11, 2020

STAQ at SQuInT 2020

The 22nd Annual SQuInT workshop was held in Eugene, Oregon. Organized by STAQer Akimasa Miyake, University of New Mexico, with Brian Smith at the University of Oregon. STAQ presented one invited talk and three contributed talsk.  Maya Berlin-Udi from the Haeffner group describes hardware efforts   [...]

August 4, 2019

STAQ at QEC2019

Members of the Brown lab at Duke and the Chong lab at U. Chicago presented at the 5th International conference on Quantum Error Correction. You can watch Dripto Debroy's talk on Stabilizer Slicing and Natalie Brown's talk on Leakage and Error Correction on YouTube.  

Quantum Students

June 21, 2019 | Duke Engineering News

Let's Learn Quantum

A week-long summer school led by Duke ECE professor Kenneth Brown explored topics in quantum information for beginners and experts alike.

Summer STAQ

June 18, 2019

Summer School

The inaugural STAQ Quantum Ideas School (#SummerSTAQ) is underway.

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May 31, 2019

STAQ at ISCA 2019

STAQ researchers at Chicago and Duke will present about their Asymptotic Improvements to Quantum Circuits via Qutrits at ISCA 2019.

Poster Session

December 5, 2018

STAQ Kickoff Meeting

STAQ Teams met at Duke University in December to launch the project.

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August 7, 2017 | Duke Engineering News

Duke to Lead $15 Million Program to Create First Practical Quantum Computer

Seven-university, five-year interdisciplinary collaboration is funded by the National Science Foundation’s largest quantum computing effort to date