SandboxAQ, a leading provider of quantum simulation platforms, has partnered with NVIDIA to leverage the power of artificial intelligence and simulation technologies in various scientific fields. The partnership aims to revolutionize drug discovery, battery design, green energy, and other scientific areas by utilizing quantum platforms for simulating chemical reactions and forecasting scientific developments in modern chemistry, biology, and material science.
NVIDIA’s director of high-performance computing and quantum, Tim Costa, highlighted the importance of accelerated computing platforms in advancing quantum chemistry and molecular modeling. This collaboration will provide scientists with the tools they need to make breakthroughs in material science.
“Simulation is a highly promising future technological application,” said Eric Schmidt, Chairman of SandboxAQ. “Rapid advances in graphics processing unit hardware and quantum information science are enabling us to apply artificial intelligence for specialized applications.”
SandboxAQ CEO Jack Hidary emphasized the impact of simulation on GPU use. He stated that it will provide insights about the physical world beyond the capabilities of extractive or generative AI.
The partnership between SandboxAQ and NVIDIA will offer technical advice on NVIDIA’s tensor network offerings such as cuTENSOR, cuTensorNet, Quantum Computing, and CUDA libraries. These libraries are crucial for modeling high-dimensional data and have applications in machine learning, data science, financial modeling, fluid dynamics, and quantum chemistry.