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Two of LANL's most successful quantum technology initiatives: quantum cryptography and the race for quantum computer

The area of quantum information, science, and technology is rapidly evolving, with important applications in the areas of quantum cryptography, quantum computing, quantum metrology, and advanced quantum-based sensors, some of which are directly relevant to the Laboratory's national security mission.


  • Foster a vigorous intellectual environment at LANL
  • Define and develop strategic thrusts
  • Target and pursue funding opportunities
  • Create strategic external collaborations and alliances
  • Widen local, regional, national, and international recognition of the excellent research conducted under auspices of Los Alamos Quantum Institute

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Innovations for a secure nation

Novel rocket design flight tested

Novel rocket design flight tested

The new rocket fuel and motor design adds a higher degree of safety by separating the fuel from the oxidizer, both novel formulations that are, by themselves, not able to detonate.

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