Prof. Eugene Polzik and Jan Thomsen, director of the Niels Bohr Institute, visited our lab! (May 2023)
Establishment of the technology for 43GHz-clock and 100 multi-core super quantum computer!! (2023.3)
Meeting with representatives of Czech academia at the Japanese embassy residence in Prague!! (2022.9)
Press conference with NTT on Quantum arbitrary waveform generator (Q-AWG)!! (2022.10)
●The University of Tokyo・School of Engineering
K. Takase et al., Optics Express 30, 14161 (2022), "Generation of Schrödinger cat states with Wigner negativity using continuous-wave low-loss waveguide optical parametric amplifier" is selected for promotion to the media via a news release by OPTICA！！(2022.4)
MOONSHOT Working Group 6, Furusawa Project "Development of Large-scale Fault-tolerant Universal Optical Quantum Computers"（2022.3）
W. Asavanant and A. Furusawa's co-authored book "Optical Quantum Computers: A Route to Practical Continuous Variable Quantum Information Processing" was published by AIP Publishing!! (2022.1)
Press conference with NTT on Module Squeezer!（2021.12）●The University of Tokyo・Nano Quine ●The University of Tokyo・School of Engineering
Prof. Furusawa gave a talk titled "Large-Scale Fault-Tolerant Universal Quantum Computing with Quantum Teleportation" at IEEE photonics SOCIETY（2021.11）
The RIKEN Center for Quantum Computing (RQC) has been established, and Prof. Furusawa has been appointed as Deputy Director!
In addition, he has become the team leader of Optical Quantum Computing Research Team which has been also established in the center. (Apr. 2021)
High-performance quantum light source for an optical quantum computer chip: Collaboration with Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) (Mar.2020)
Japan-Denmark seminar @Copenhagen (Nov.2019)
Furusawa Lab attended a seminar at Niels Bohr Institute in Copenhagen as a representative of Japan. It was held in the historical room which is seen in the framed photo. We believe that quantum mechanics was born in the room. Prof. Furusawa sits at Niels Bohr's desk.
"Generation of time-domain-multiplexed two-dimensional cluster state" appeared in Science and we made a press release!! (Oct.2019)
W. Asavanant et al., Science 366, 373 (2019).
You can watch Professor Akira Furusawa public talk video at the Australian National University!!(April 2019)
Prof.Furusawa received Medal with Purple Ribon!!
One-way quantum computing with an unlimited time-domain multiplexed continuous-variable cluster state
Chosen as "Paper of the Week"
The 13th Japan-US Joint Seminar on Quantum Electronics and Laser Spectroscopy@Kanazawa, Japan (Sep.2018)
Continuous-variable entanglement on a chip
G. Masada et al., Nature Photonics 9, 316-319 (2015).
Experimental proof of nonlocal wavefunction collapse
for a single particle using homodyne measurements
M. Fuwa et al., Nature Communications, 6, 6665 (2015)
Ultra-Large-Scale continuous-variable cluster states
multiplexed in the time domain
S. Yokoyama et al., Nature Photonics 7, 982-986 (2013).
Deterministic quantum teleportation of photonic qubits by a hybrid technique
S. Takeda et al., Nature 500, 315-318 (2013).
Article on the website "2 Physics"
Quantum-enhanced optical-phase tracking
H. Yonezawa et al., Science 337, 1514-1517 (2012).
Teleportation of Schrodinger's cat wave-packets of light
N. Lee et al., Science 332, 330-333 (2011).
The book "Quantum Teleportation and Entanglemenet"
by Prof.A.Furusawa and Dr.P.van Look was published by Wiley!!
Chap.8: On-Demand Release of a Heralded Quantum State from Concatenated Optical Cavities
J.Yoshikawa, K.Makino and A.Furusawa
Yamamoto, Semba Eds: Principles and Methods of Quantum Information Technologies
Lecture Notes in Physics (Springer)
Chap. 20: Optical Hybrid Quantum Information Processing
S. Takeda and A. Furusawa