Superconducting Circuit Journal Club

 Upcoming Journal Club

Wednesday December 5th 2018
Phase locking of a semiconductor double-quantum-dot single-atom maser
Y.-Y. Liu, T. R. Hartke, J. Stehlik, and J. R. Petta
Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 053816
Discussion leader: Filip

 Schedule

Florian 21st Nov 2018
Adriaan  28th Nov 2018
Filip  5th Dec 2018
Ramiro  12th Dec 2018
Leo 19th Dec 2018
Francesco 9th Jan 2019
Boris 16th Jan 2019
Nandini 23rd Jan 2019
Niels 30th Jan 2019
Thijs 6th Feb 2019
Alessandro 13th Feb 2019
Elmore 20th Feb 2019
Xavi 27th Feb 2019

 

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Join our Journal Club!

Everyone is welcome to participate in the Superconducting Circuit Journal Club! Find us at room B269 at 09:00 on the mentioned dates or just send an email to n.muthusubramanian@[TUD] and you will be added to the schedule and email list.

Recent Journal Club papers

Wednesday, November 28th 2018
X. Xue et al.
Benchmarking Gate Fidelities in a Si/SiGe Two-Qubit Device
arXiv:1811.04002
Discussion leader: Adriaan

Wednesday, November 21st 2018
S. E. de Graaf, A. A. Adamyan, T. Lindström, D. Erts,  S. E. Kubatkin, A. Ya. Tzalenchuk, and A. V. Danilov
Direct Identification of Dilute Surface Spins on Al2O3: Origin of Flux Noise in Quantum Circuits
Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 057703
Discussion leader: Florian

Wednesday, November 14th 2018
P. V . Klimov et al.
Fluctuations of Energy-Relaxation Times in Superconducting Qubits
Phys. Rev. Lett. 121, 090502
Discussion leader: Thijs

Wednesday, November 7th 2018
Abigail Shearrow et al.
Atomic layer deposition of titanium nitride for quantum circuits 
arXiv:1808.06009
Discussion leader: Alessandro

Wednesday, October 31st 2018
Gengyan Zhang, Pranav S. Mundada, Andrew A. Houck
Suppression of Qubit Crosstalk in a Tunable Coupling Superconducting Circuit
arXiv:1810.04182
Discussion leader: Niels

Wednesday, October 24th 2018
1. Jen-Hao Yeh, Jay LeFebvre,  Shavindra Premaratne, F. C. Wellstood and B. S. Palmer
Microwave attenuators for use with quantum devices below 100 mK
J. Appl. Phys. 121, 224501 (2017)

2. Jen-Hao Yeh, Rui Zhang, Shavindra Premaratne, Jay LeFebvre, F. C. Wellstood, and B. S. Palmer
Hot electron heatsinks for microwave attenuators below 100 mK
arXiv:1810.07722
Discussion leader: Nandini

Wednesday, October 10th 2018
S. Touzard,  A. Kou, N.E. Frattini, V.V. Sivak, S. Puri, A. Grimm, L. Frunzio,  S. Shankar, and M.H. Devoret
Gated conditional displacement readout of superconducting qubits
arXiv:1809.06964
Discussion leader: Leo

Wednesday, October 3rd 2018
M. Ganzhorn et al.
Gate-efficient simulation of molecular eigenstates on a quantum computer
arXiv:1809.05057
Discussion leader: Ramiro

Wednesday, September 19th 2018
Jianwei Wang et al.
Experimental quantum Hamiltonian learning
Nature Physics 13.6 (2017): 551
Discussion leader: Filip

Wednesday, September 12th 2018
B. Foxen et al.
High speed flux sampling for tunable superconducting qubits with an embedded cryogenic transducer
arXiv:1808.09612
Discussion leader: Adriaan

Wednesday, September 5th 2018
X. Fu et al.
eQASM: An Executable Quantum Instruction Set Architecture
arXiv:1808.02449
Discussion leader: Xiang

Wednesday, August 29th 2018
H. Kurokawa, F. Nabeshima, and A. Maeda
Current and Magnetic Field Dependences of a Superconducting Coplanar Waveguide Resonators
arXiv:1805.05131
Discussion leader: Thijs

Wednesday, August 22nd 2018
Shibo Shu et al.
Increased multiplexing of superconducting microresonator arrays by post-characterization adaptation of the on-chip capacitors
arXiv:1808.03779
Discussion leader: Nandini

Wednesday, August 15th 2018
Yiwen Chu, Prashanta Kharel, Taekwan Yoon, Luigi Frunzio, Peter T. Rakich, Robert J. Schoelkopf
Climbing the phonon Fock state ladder

arXiv:1804.07426
Discussion leader: Florian

Wednesday, August 8th 2018
X. Bonet-Monroig, R. Sagastizabal,  M. Singh, and T.E. O’Brien
Low-cost error mitigation by symmetry verification
arXiv:1807.10050
Discussion leader: Xavi

Wednesday, August 1st 2018
Z. Wang, S. Shankar, Z. K. Minev, P. Campagne-Ibarcq, A. Narla, and M. H. Devoret
Cavity Attenuators for Superconducting Qubits
arXiv:1807.04849
Discussion leader: Niels

Wednesday, July 25th 2018
S. Krinner, S. Storz, P. Kurpiers, P. Magnard, J. Heinsoo, R. Keller, J. Lutolf, C. Eichler, A. Wallraf
Engineering cryogenic setups for 100-qubit scale superconducting circuit systems
arXiv:1806.07862
Discussion leader: Alessandro

Wednesday, July 18th 2018
Ali JavadiAbhari, Shruti Patil, Daniel Kudrow, Jeff Heckey, Alexey Lvov, Frederic T. Chong and Margaret Martonosi
ScaffCC: Scalable Compilation and Analysis of Quantum Programs
arXiv:1507.01902
Discussion leader: Xiang

Wednesday, July 11th 2018
Edward Leonard Jr. et al.
Digital coherent control of a superconducting qubit
arXiv:1806.07930

Wednesday, June 27th 2018
C. M. Wilson, J. S. Otterbach, N. Tezak, R. S. Smith, G. E. Crooks, and M. P. da Silva
Quantum Kitchen Sinks: An algorithm for machine learning on near-term quantum computers
arXiv:1806.08321
Discussion leader: Ramiro

Wednesday, June 20th 2018
Fei Yan et al.
A tunable coupling scheme for implementing high-fidelity two-qubit gates
arXiv:1803.09813
Discussion leader: Rene

Wednesday, June 13th 2018
David P. Franke, James S. Clarke, Lieven M.K. Vandersypen and Menno Veldhorst
Rent’s rule and extensibility in quantum computing
arXiv:1806.02145
Discussion leader: Adriaan

Wednesday, May 30th 2018
L.Hu et al.
Demonstration of quantum error correction and universal gate set on a binomial bosonic logical qubit
arXiv:1805.09072
Discussion leader: Joep

Wednesday, May 23rd 2018
R. Cosmic et al.
Circuit QED-based measurement of vortex lattice order in a Josephson junction array
arXiv:1803.04113
Discussion leader: Nandini

Wednesday, May 16th 2018
K.J. Satzinger et al.
Quantum control of acoustic wave phonons
arXiv:1804.07308
Discussion leader: Florian

Wednesday, May 9th 2018
Baptiste Royer, Shruti Puri, and Alexandre Blais
Qubit Parity Measurement by Parametric Driving in Circuit QED
arXiv:1802.10112
Discussion leader: Brian

Wednesday, May 2nd 2018
P. Magnard et al.
Fast and Unconditional All-Microwave Reset of a Superconducting Qubit
arXiv:1801.07689
Discussion leader: Niels

Wednesday, April 25th 2018
Mathieu Pierre, Sankar Raman Sathyamoorthy, Ida-Maria Svensson, Goran Johansson, and Per Delsing
Resonant and off-resonant microwave signal manipulations in coupled superconducting resonators
arXiv:1802.09034
Discussion leader: Alessandro

Wednesday, April 11th 2018
Krysta M. Svore et al.
Q#: Enabling scalable quantum computing and development with a high-level domain-specific language
arXiv:1803.00652
Discussion leader: Xiang Fu

Wednesday, April 4th 2018
K. Serniak, M. Hays, G. de Lange, S. Diamond, S. Shankar, L. D. Burkhart, L. Frunzio, M. Houzet, M. H. Devoret
Hot non-equilibrium quasiparticles in transmon qubits
arXiv:1803.00476
Discussion leader: Leo DiCarlo

Wednesday, March 28th 2018
Christopher J. Wood and Jay M. Gambetta
Quantification and characterization of leakage errors
Wood, C. J. & Gambetta, J. M. Quantification and characterization of leakage errors. Phys. Rev. A 97, 032306 (2018)
Discussion leader: Adriaan Rol

Wednesday, March 21st 2018
Matthew Ware, Guilhem Ribeill, Diego Riste (Raytheon BBN Technologies), Colm A. Ryan, Blake Johnson, Marcus P. da Silva (Rigetti Computing)
Experimental demonstration of Pauli-frame randomization on a superconducting qubit
arXiv:1803.01818
Discussion leader: Ramiro Sagastizabal

Wednesday, March 14th 2018
Zhenyi Qi, Hong-Yi Xie, Javad Shabani, Vladimir E. Manucharyan, Alex Levchenko and Maxim G. Vavilov
Controlled–Z gate for transmon qubits coupled by semiconductor junctions
arXiv:1801.04291
Discussion leader: Joep Assendelft

Wednesday, February 28th 2018
S. E. de Graaf , L. Faoro , J. Burnett, A. A. Adamyan, A. Ya. Tzalenchuk , S. E. Kubatkin , T. Lindstrom , A. V. Danilov
Suppression of 1/f noise in solid state quantum devices by surface spin desorption
arXiv:1705.09158
Discussion leader: Thijs Stavenga

Wednesday, February 21st 2018
L. Casparis et al.
Voltage-Controlled Superconducting Quantum Bus
arXiv:1802.01327
Discussion leader: Marc Beekman

Wednesday, February 14th 2018
Lukas Grünhaupt et al.
Quasiparticle dynamics in granular aluminum close to the superconductor to insulator transition
arXiv:1802.01858
Discussion leader: Nandini Muthusubramanian

Wednesday, February 7th 2018
Johannes Heinsoo et al.
Rapid high-fidelity multiplexed readout of superconducting qubits
arXiv:1801.07904
Discussion leader: Brian Tarasinski

Wednesday, January 31st 2018
Hays, G. de Lange, K. Serniak, D. J. van Woerkom, D. Bouman, P. Krogstrup, J. Nygard, A. Geresdi, and M. H. Devoret
Direct microwave measurement of Andreev-bound-state dynamics in a proximitized semiconducting nanowire
arXiv:1711.01645
Discussion leader: Florian Luthi

Wednesday, January 10th 2018
Fei Yan et al. 
Distinguishing coherent and thermal photon noise in a circuit QED system,
arXiv:1801.00467
Discussion leader: Niels Bultink

Wednesday, January 17th 2018
Y. Masuyama, K. Funo, Y. Murashita, A. Noguchi, S. Kono, Y. Tabuchi, R. Yamazaki, M. Ueda, Y. Nakamura
Information-to-work conversion by Maxwell’s demon in a superconducting circuit-QED system,
arXiv:1709.00548
Discussion leader: Rene Vollmer

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