The nominating institution University of Innsbruck on the breakthrough:

AQT is building upon 2 decades of European quantum research to now turn this know-how into a commercially successful company. Within one year of its first funding round AQT has managed to realize a first European quantum computer demonstrator, implemented cloud-access to its device, and generated first revenue based on selling quantum technology modules. AQT collaborates with several European quantum software partners to jointly provide solutions to their customers.

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