Quantum Information Science & Technology @ UFABC

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Quantum Information @ UFABC
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Avenida dos Estados, 5001
Santo André
23° 38' 40.6212" S, 46° 31' 41.9268" W

The Quantum Information Science and Technology research group is part of the Federal University of ABC (UFABC), Santo André, São Paulo, Brazil. We are a very enthusiastic research group working in São Paulo metropolitan area. We are interested in most aspects of quantum information science including theoretical and experimental investigations. We are part of the joint initiative “Brazilian National Institute of Science and Technology for Quantum Information (INCT-IQ)”.

UFABC is a brand new Brazilian public university. Located in the industrial belt of São Paulo – Brazil’s largest city – in an area known as ABC. Founded in 2006, the UFABC already established a reputation for high-level interdisciplinary research and teaching, being top ranked in several aspects.

Research and innovation are also another pillars of the university. The UFABC is considered, in several ranks, the most international university in Brazil. It is also the Brazilian university with bigger publication impact with roughly a quarter of the publications in the 10% more cited publications worldwide, according to the SIR World Report, from the Scimagoir rank.