Quantum leap taken by UW in computing

“He encouraged me to dream about what it would take to make Waterloo the top place in the world for research in quantum information. So I started drafting what I called the quantum computing dream team.”

A new University of Waterloo research institute is set to explore the brave new world of computers with unparalleled power using the best scientific minds and a $6-million personal donation from Research In Motion founder Mike Lazaridis.