The Royal Society awards Professor Michelle Simmons prestigious Medal

Professor Michelle Simmons AO at UNSW has been awarded the 2021 Bakerian Medal and Lecture, the premier lecture in physical sciences, by the Royal Society of London. The honour is in recognition of her “seminal contributions to our understanding of nature at the atomic-scale by creating a sequence of world-first quantum electronic devices in which individual atoms control device behaviour”.

Michelle Simmons with quantum microscope

'Missing jigsaw piece': engineers make critical advance in quantum computer design

Quantum engineers from UNSW Sydney solve decades-old problem about how to reliably control millions of qubits in a silicon quantum computer chip.

PhD Scholarships open until 26 Sept

Applications are now open for Sydney Quantum Academy PhD Scholarships. Work alongside leading quantum researchers, join a supportive community and access career development on a stipend up to AU$35k p.a. Apply by 26 September.

wyatt using quantum technology