IonQ saw the highest growth of 179% in patent filings and 66% in grants in February in Q1 2024. Compared to Q4 2023, Q1 2024 saw an increase in patent filings by 55% and grants by 59%. GlobalData’s DataBook provides a comprehensive analysis of IonQ’s patent filings and grants. Buy the databook here.

IonQ has been focused on protecting inventions in United States(US) with 15 publications in Q1 2024

The United States(US) Patent Office dominates the patent filings and grants with nearly 52% filings and 50% grants. The United States(US), World Intellectual Property Organization(WIPO), Australia(AU), and Denmark(DK) patent Office are among the top ten patent offices where IonQ is filings its patents. Among the top granted patent authorities, IonQ has 50% of its grants in United States(US) and 33% in Finland(FI).

International Business Machines could be the strongest competitor for IonQ

In terms of grant share, IonQ stands in ninth position among its competitors. International Business Machines and IonQ secured the top positions according to recent patent publication data.

Patents related to quantum computing and silicon photonics lead IonQ's portfolio

IonQ has the highest number of patents in quantum computing followed by, silicon photonics and nano tech. For quantum computing, nearly 53% of patents were filed and 100% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

Mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp) related patents lead IonQ portfolio followed by laser transmitter, and telecom infrastructure

IonQ has highest number of patents in mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp) followed by laser transmitter, telecom infrastructure, technology, and cad, cam & cae. For mos micro (mpu, mcu & dsp), nearly 41% of patents were filed and 62% of patents were granted in Q1 2024.

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