Sunday, February 18, 2018

Chair in aerospace science and technology

The University of Évora (Portugal) opens a call for applications to the post of Chair in “aerospace science and technology”. This position is for five years. Applications for the position will be assessed by a board of external experts.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

QTSpace hands over a strategic report on “Quantum Technologies in Space” to ESA and EU representatives

On 15th November 2017, during the ESA 2nd Workshop on Quantum Technology, Angelo Bassi, Chair of QTSpace, handed a strategic report on “Quantum Technologies in Space” over to ESA, represented by Franco Ongaro (Director of Technology, Engineering and Quality and Head of ESTEC) and Jean-François Buggenhout (Deputy Head of Unit, DG CONNECT, European Commission).

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

ESA 2nd workshop on “Quantum Technologies - Implementations for Space”

ESA will hold, on 14th and 15th November 2017 in the ESTEC premises, the second workshop on Quantum Technologies for space.
Link to the Workshop website

Friday, April 21, 2017

ESA announces the “New Sciences Ideas”

Following a call launched on 6 February 2016, and a selection process, ESA has announced three novel ideas for science exploration in space, to be further scrutinized in the future years. Among them, there is quantum physics “with a focus on the boundaries of and relationship between quantum and classical physics, in particular investigating the aspect known as quantum decoherence”.
Link to the announcement