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Dr Harun Šiljak discusses China’s first quantum satellite

Dr Harun Šiljak, CONNECT research fellow at Trinity College Dublin, writes about the latest development in quantum communications in this article for The Conversation.

You can read about Harun’s experience of organising the Dublin node of a pan-European quantum internet hackathon last year in this Silicon Republic article. 

Quantum communications is an emerging research theme at CONNECT. For more information, contact Harun at harun.siljak at

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