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Quantum Computing

Quantum computing is the use of quantum-mechanical phenomena, such as superposition and entanglement, to perform computation. This technology is exponentially more powerful than classical computing and holds the promise to solutions to problems heretofore unsolvable by classical computing.


Top 10 Corporate Owners


 
Issued Patent Count   
 
Published Application Count

Corporation Patents and Published Applications Count
1. IBM
 
 
437
2. D-wave Systems Inc.
 
 
407
3. Microsoft
 
 
192
4. Northrop Grumman
 
 
132
5. Intel
 
 
103
6. Inventor
 
 
100
7. Google (Alphabet)
 
 
84
8. United States of America
 
 
81
9. Toshiba
 
 
78
10. Rigetti & Co., Inc.
 
 
56




Invention Categorization and Classification

Categorization and Classification Patents and Published Applications
  • Human Necessities
  •  
    12
    8 Medicine/Hygiene , 4 Sports; Games; Amusements
  • Optical computing
  •  
    113
    113 Optical computing
  • Performing Operations
  •  
    7
    7 Physical or Chemical Processes or Apparatus in General
  • Chemistry
  •  
    37
    20 Crystal Growth , 8 Organic Chemistry , 7 Inorganic Chemistry , 2 Dyes; Paints
  • Metallurgy
  •  
    3
    3 Alloys
  • Mechanical Engineering
  •  
    2
    2 Engines; Pumps
  • Fixed Constructions
  • 0
  • Physics
  •  
    306
    108 Optics , 95 Measuring; Testing , 70 Information Storage , 8 Control; Regulate , 7 Photography; Cinematography; Holography , 6 Nuclear Physics; Nuclear Engineering , 5 Musical instruments; Acoustics , 3 Information And Communication Technology [Ict] Specially Adapted for Specific Application Fields , 2 Education; Cryptography; Display; Advertising; Seals , 1 Signalling , 1 Checking-Devices
  • Computing
  •  
    1726
    1283 Computational models , 387 Electrical processor , 29 Business methods , 16 Data handling , 8 Optical processor , 3 Image processing
  • Electricity
  •  
    840
    611 Basic Electric Elements , 213 Basic Electronic Circuitry , 16 Other Techniques


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