SOFTWAREQ INC.

Kitchener, ON, Canada

©2018 BY SOFTWAREQ INC.

 

Our Business

Quantum platforms, ranging from simple quantum devices to full scale quantum computers, need software for operating correctly. At softwareQ we deliver reliable quantum compilers, optimizers, simulators and software for the highly dynamic landscape of quantum computing, ensuring that your organization is fully prepared to benefit from the quantum revolution.

 

Leadership

Why us?

We are a team of world renowned experts in quantum technologies and software developement, who understand the highly dynamic landscape of quantum computing and agile software developement.

We are top leaders and thinkers in the field. Our co-founder started the quantum computing effort at the University of Waterloo, is a founder of its world-renowned Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC), from which softwareQ spun off, and is also a founding member of the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.


We have developed and advanced many of the textbook quantum algorithmic tools such quantum eigenvalue estimationquantum amplitude estimationquantum state generation, and quantum search with imperfect queries.

We have realized several of the first implementations of quantum algorithms including the Deutsch algorithmquantum searching and approximate quantum cloning. We have developed methods and tools for the compilation and optimization of quantum circuits, such as T-gate optimization via matroid partitioningnumber theory methodsquantum channel representationscoding theory methods, and parallel collision finding algorithms.

We have developed a general-purpose high-performance quantum computing framework, Quantum++, that is significantly faster than respectable competing platforms (see https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208073 for a comparison). Quantum++ can simulate 25 qubits on a typical laptop and 30 or more on high performance servers. Our platform is not restricted to qubit systems or specific quantum information processing tasks, being capable of emulating arbitrary quantum processes. It can even simulate noisy quantum processors, such as the ones available in current quantum hardware.

Vlad Gheorghiu

CEO & Co-Founder

Dr. Vlad Gheorghiu is the CEO, President and Co-Founder of softwareQ Inc., and a researcher at the Institute for Quantum Computing

Vlad graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a PhD in Theoretical Physics. 

Vlad's interestest range from quantum computing and quantum software to quantum cryptanalysis, quantum error correction and applications of machine learning to the quantum domain.

Michele Mosca

Director & Co-Founder

Dr. Michele Mosca is a Director and Co-Founder of softwareQ Inc. Michele is one of the world's leading scientists in quantum computing, quantum cryptography, and conventional cryptography in an era with quantum technologies. 

He co-founded Canada's Institute for Quantum Computing, was a founding Faculty Member of Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, and co-authored the respected textbook "An Introduction to Quantum Computing"

Michele is also the CEO and Co-Founder of evolutionQ Inc.

 

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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