Quantum technologies will drive profound social and economic developments in the 21st century. In the global race for the latest breakthroughs, the high density of cooperating research institutions with outstanding expertise promises to give the state of Lower Saxony a unique competitive advantage.

Building on past successes, the Ministry of Science and Culture and the Volkswagen Foundation, together with leading research institutions and companies, launched Quantum Valley Lower Saxony in 2020: an amalgamation of Lower Saxony’s expertise in quantum technologies to promote international visibility and local value creation.


Quantum sensors on the road to application

With unprecedented precision, quantum sensors are viewed as a technological leap for biomedicine. More and more start-ups are working to bring this potential out of the research lab into medical application. But it is often difficult to predict the success of commercialisation for individual technologies. Scientists from Harvard University (USA)…

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Spearheading tomorrow’s technology at MWC Barcelona

This year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is all about velocity with the theme: “Unleashing tomorrow’s technology – today”. Quantum Valley Lower Saxony is part of the most visionary spearhead of tomorrow’s technology: The joint stand of Europe’s Quantum Flagship. Together with ten companies and initiatives engaged in quantum technology,…

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