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NTT Research Distinguished Scientist Brent Waters Named a Simons Investigator

Each year, the Simons Foundation requests nominations from a targeted list of institutions in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Ireland for the Simons Investigator programs. Simons Investigators are outstanding theoretical scientists who receive a stable base of research support … https://www.simonsfoundation.org/mathematics-physical-sciences/simons-investigators/simons-investigators-awardees/

CNET: Japanese telco giant plants research lab flag in Silicon Valley

Some of the computing industry’s biggest innovations have come from research labs. The transistor was created at AT&T’s Bell Labs, the hard drive by IBM Research and the graphical user interface at Xerox’s PARC. NTT, one of Japan’s telecommunications giants, wants similar success… cnet.com/news/japanese-telco-giant-ntt-plants-research-lab-flag-in-silicon-valley/

Telecompaper: NTT opens research center in Palo Alto, to focus on quantum computing, information security

NTT Research, a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), has launched a research center in Palo Alto, CA. The center will initially focus on three research areas, namely quantum computing; cryptography and information security; and medical and health informatics…. https://www.telecompaper.com/news/ntt-opens-research-center-in-palo-alto-to-focus-on-quantum-computing-information-security–1299982