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New initiative elevates Denmark's role in Fault-Tolerant Photonic Quantum Computing

NEWS

Denmark is set to redefine photonic quantum computing with the launch of a five-year research and innovation initiative, backed by a DKK 16.2 million grant from the Innovation Fund Denmark.

May 8, 2024

News - Quantum team joins Eurostars project 'SupremeQ.'

Optica interview: Top Danish deterministic photon sources from Sparrow Quantum

INTERVIEW

Optica Corporate CTO, Jose Poza, caught up with our CEO, Kurt, at the Inside Quantum Technology conference in The Hague for a quick chat about Sparrow Quantum’s work.

Apr 29, 2024

News - Quantum team joins Eurostars project 'SupremeQ.'

Quantum experts join forces to revolutionize European quantum computing

PRESS RELEASE

Sparrow Quantum teams up with ORCA Computing, Pixel Photonics, and the Niels Bohr Institute for the ‘SupremeQ’ Eurostars Project. Their goal: speed up the development and commercialization of photonic quantum computing tech for quantum advantage.

Mar 14, 2024

Peter Lodahl

Walking distance to partners is crucial for quantum start-up in Copenhagen Science City

ARTICLE

Copenhagen’s quantum community is flourishing. Reflecting on Sparrow’s journey over the past few years, how can we fortify the groundwork for future quantum tech start-ups?

Mar 13, 2024

Peter Lodahl

Quantum Tech Pod, Ep.64: With Kurt Stokbro, CEO of Sparrow Quantum

PODCAST

Kurt discusses his inspiring journey from physicist to entrepreneur and investor, all while delving into the world of commercial quantum technology. He also sheds light on Sparrow’s unique journey and offers predictions for the near future of photonic quantum tech.

Jan 3, 2024

Peter Lodahl

All Things Photonics: Quantum Dot, Quantum Compute — With Peter Lodahl

PODCAST

In 2023, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry shone a spotlight on quantum dots. Prof. Peter Lodahl delves into quantum dot durability and its contributions to advancing photonic quantum technology.

Dec 12, 2023

Sparrow Quantum team working in lab

Why Denmark is at the forefront of the quantum tech revolution

ARTICLE

Denmark is emerging as a thriving hub for the next quantum innovation wave and synergies. Sparrow Quantum stands out as one of the Danish quantum startups to keep a close eye on.

Oct 31, 2023

Sparrow Quantum team working in lab

49 Indium: Hackernes værste mareridt

PODCAST

Hør hvad kvanteprikker er, og hvorvidt det lykkedes for professor Peter Lodahl at skabe Danmarks første kvantekrypterede internetforbindelse.

Nov 8, 2023

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Sparrow Quantum strengthens leadership team with Niels Nielsen from 2xN

PRESS RELEASE

Seasoned entrepreneur and tech investor Niels Nielsen brings his expertise in the quantum technology industry to Sparrow Quantum to help accelerate growth and strategic initiatives.

Sep 14, 2023

Peter Lodahl

Chippen over dem alle

ARTICLE

Alt, hvad Peter Lodahl ville, var at tæmme lyset. Nu har han lavet den chip, der kan blive kvanterevolutionens svar på transistoren.

July 29, 2023

Peter Lodahl

Quantum Leap: Scientists Develop Promising Building Blocks for Photonic Quantum Simulators

ARTICLE

At the core of it all is the photon sources developed and refined by the group over many years. Presently with unparalleled control, precision, and quality, opening the doors to new research and development in quantum technology.

Jul 25, 2023

Sparrow Quantum family

Sparrow Quantum lands record seed funding

PRESS RELEASE

Sparrow Quantum Aps. announced today that it had secured 31 million DKK (€4.1m) in seed funding, the largest investment to date in a Danish quantum technology company.

May 11, 2023

chip

Rekordstor startkapital til det danske kvanteteknologifirma, Sparrow Quantum

ARTICLE

Sparrow Quantum ApS, et dansk kvanteteknologifirma med base i Danmark, kunne i dag meddele, at det er lykkedes dem at opnå en kapitaltilførsel på 31 mio. kr…

May 11, 2023

Sparrow chip

Startup får 31 mio. kr.: Bygger chip til kvantecom­puter

ARTICLE

En banebrydende teknologisk landvinding opdaget på Niels Bohr Instituttet er blevet til en startup, der nu har hentet en investering på 31 mio. kr…

May 11, 2023

quantum technology

Sparrow Quantum takes flight to commercialize light-matter interface technology

ARTICLE

Sparrow Quantum’s technology is rooted in more than two decades of research, which has given us a deep understanding of the system’s physics…

May 11, 2023

FUTURE QUANTUM-SECURE NETWORK

Future quantum-secure network established between Danish Ministries

ARTICLE

To enhance government communication security and stay ahead of technological developments, 4 Danish universities and 4 ministries have collaborated on the Danish Quantum Communication Infrastructure project…

May 4, 2023

green and safe digital future

New grand research project will ensure both green and safe digital future

ARTICLE

A new and unique Danish research collaboration will create an advanced innovation platform, simultaneously ensuring a far more intelligent and safe digitalization in all corners of society…

Apr 17, 2023

Peter Lodahl, physicist at the University of Copenhagen

Peter Lodahl: the Danish physicist whose Hy-Q team takes a 'best-of-all worlds' approach to quantum networks

ARTICLE

What are the challenges and opportunities of processing and communicating quantum information over global networks?

Apr 7, 2023

Quantum-proof network

Quantum-proof network to be established between Danish ministries

ARTICLE

A number of government ministries and universities are establishing a quantum-encrypted communication network to prepare Danish society for quantum-proof communication…

Mar 17, 2023

en chip til fremti­dens supercom­puter

Kvantestartup har udviklet en chip til fremti­dens supercom­puter – jagter nu kapital

ARTICLE

Teknologien er nu moden til, at chippen fra Sparrow Quantum kan komme ud over rampen, fortæller Peter Lodahl (t.h.) og adm. direktør Kurt Stokbro…

Jan 19, 2023

laser

Denmark’s first quantum-secured fibre-optic link established between NBI and DTU

ARTICLE

The FIRE-Q project also involves two Danish companies that will eventually be able to utilise the technologies commercially: Sparrow Quantum, a spin-out from the Niels Bohr Institute and SiPhotonIC, a spin-out from DTU Electro.

Nov 22, 2022

laser

Danske kvanteforskere står bag verdensnyhed, der kan afværge cyberangreb

ARTICLE

Forskere bag kvanteforskningsprojektet FIRE-Q er lykkedes med at udvikle en unik teknologi til kommunikation, der ikke kan hackes – og som dermed kan beskytte kritisk dansk infrastruktur mod cyberangreb

Nov 22, 2022

Welcome to Larissa!

PRESS RELEASE

We are delighted to welcome the newest member of the Sparrow team…

Oct 25, 2021

Sparrow Quantum wins European Innovation Councils Investment

PRESS RELEASE

We are delighted to announce that we have been selected to receive the European Council Innovation (EIC) fund…

Oct 14, 2021

The first Fire-Q workshop!

PRESS RELEASE

We are excited to attend our first workshop with our Fire-Q partners…

Oct 13, 2021