FNB takes a quantum leap in computing

  Regarded as one of the local banks at the forefront of digital innovation, FNB has collaborated with the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s School of Chemistry and Physics, to conduct research aimed at looking at the best approach to apply the principles of quantum theory, which is increasingly attracting the interest of financial services firms across

Computer Science Students Attend Summer School

    Computer Science Master’s students from UKZN attended the 10th CHPC Introductory Programming School and the 2nd NITheP Foundations of Theoretical and Computational Science Summer School from 1 to 9 February in Saldanha Bay, Western Cape. The Summer School is jointly organised by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research’s Centre for High Performance

Summer School 2020 Group Photos

Foundations of Theoretical and Computational Science 2 NITheP Summer School and 10th CHPC Introductory Programming School Group Photos  

First Genomic Data Carpentry Workshop in Africa

  UKZN hosted the first Genomics Data Carpentry workshop in Africa from 2-3 December 2019. The institution’s Big Data and Informatics Research Flagship as well as the SARCHI Chair in Quantum Information Processing and Communication (Quantum Research Group) supported the event, which saw a great turnout of predominately postgraduate research students. The Carpentries is an