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Quantum engineers in high demand

Gabriele Rainò, Lukas Novotny and Martin Frimmer discuss the approach they are pursuing at ETH Zürich to provide students with an education in quantum engineering.

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We acknowledge financial support from the Innovedum grant and the departments D-ITET and D-PHYS of ETH Zürich. We are particularly indebted to all speakers of the ‘Case studies: applications of quantum technology’ course and the ETH laboratories providing support for the QuanTech workshops. We acknowledge K. Ensslin, H. Bölcskei, R. Kreuzer and our colleagues from the steering committee ( for their support and advice.

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The authors declare competing interests as organizers of the master’s programme at ETH Zürich.

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Rainò, G., Novotny, L. & Frimmer, M. Quantum engineers in high demand. Nat. Mater. 20, 1449 (2021).

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