Special Issue "Trapped Ion Quantum Information"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 November 2021) | Viewed by 432
Interests: quantum technologies; quantum control; quantum thermodynamics & foundations; trapped ions; cold atoms; superconducting circuits
The field of trapped ions is probably the most promising platform for the development of quantum technologies and science, thanks to the continuous technological advances that have allowed for the efficient control of light and matter at the single-particle level. Indeed, trapped ions offer the largest coherence times and fidelities, including also some of the largest experiments with qubits oriented to quantum information processing tasks. Due to these properties, ions constitute the building blocks of numerous developments during the most recent years, spanning a wide range of applications such as small quantum computers and simulators, design of exotic entangled states, or magnetic field sensors, among others.
Apart from the practical applications, trapped ions are essential for fundamental research, such as in testing the postulates of quantum mechanics or validation of the laws of thermodynamics at the quantum level.
The aim of this Special Issue is to collect novel and original works in the burgeoning field of trapped ions with a special emphasis on quantum information applications.
Dr. Erik Torrontegui
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- quantum information
- many-body physics
- ultrafast and multi-qubit gates
- high-resolution measurements