Hitachi and Cambridge renew 30 year research partnership

London, 18 November 2019 -- The University of Cambridge (“the University”) and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, "Hitachi"), today announced that they have signed a new agreement to continue and grow their long-standing relationship through the Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory (HCL), part of the European R&D Centre of Hitachi Europe Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi. The relationship will build on the 30 year partnership established with the University through the Cavendish Laboratory, home of the University’s Department of Physics, and will pursue deep science leading to the development of cutting-edge technology to realize a practical quantum computer.