Volkswagen Group is a Germany multinational company headquartered in Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony, Germany. It designs, manufactures and distributes passenger and commercial vehicles, motorcycles, engines, and turbomachinery and offers related services including financing, leasing and fleet management.
The Volkswagen Data Lab in Munich is specialized in developing solutions for the autmotive industry based on machine learning, data analytics and AI. The focus of the Data Lab is to integrate emerging and future technologies into the company to improve processes and workflows. As part of this organization, the Volkswagen quantum computing team specializes in application-oriented research for near term quantum algorithms in the area of quantum chemistry and simulation, optimization, and machine learning.
Within the Quromorphic project, Volkswagen takes responsibility for evaluating the developed methods’ performance on real-world learning tasks, and providing efficient algorithms for classical simulation of the quantum models investigated within the project