The future of quantum technology

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Today we’re joined by John Davis, the CTO and Co-Founder of Zero Point Cryogenics, a company that manufactures dilution refrigerators. Dilution refrigerators are the method of continuously cooling below one kelvin. In fact, Zero Point Cryogenics refrigerators cool to around ten millikelvin – which is roughly -273.14 degrees celsius, just 0.01 degrees shy of Absolute Zero.

When most people hear the word “cryogenics,” they tend to think of body preservation, but Zero Point Cryogenics focuses on quantum technology, including quantum computers.

Today’s Guest

John Davis
John Davis

John P. Davis is CTO of Zero Point Cryogenics, an Edmonton-based company that manufactures cryogenic equipment called dilution refrigerators, which are the primary low-temperature platform for quantum computers. He is also a Professor in the Department of Physics at the University of Alberta, where his research focuses on large-scale quantum objects at low temperatures. Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, he received his Ph.D. at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.

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Our Host

Lance Johnson
Lance Johnson

Lance Johnson is the president of Amplomedia, an innovative digital marketing agency specializing in motion graphic video production and digital marketing services. He leverages more than 20 years of experience in marketing and business strategy to help clients identify how best to engage their audience while effectively communicating their messages with clarity and impact.

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