State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom

Ruslan Yunusov

Head of State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom project in quantum technologies, CEO of the Russian Quantum Center (RQC)

Starting from August 2012 Ruslan Yunusov has been heading the Russian Quantum Center with 17 scientific groups, 15 modern laboratories and 8 spin-offs nowadays. In 2016, RQC was the first in Russia to launch an absolutely secure connection in commercial lines, in May 2017 – the country’s first multinode quantum network and the world’s first quantum blockchain. In 2019 he led the development of a roadmap for quantum technologies in Russia. In November 2019 he became a Head of the project on building a quantum computer in Russia with a budget of 350 million EUR.