Journal Club Archive 2011

Dec. 20, 2011
L. Sun, L. DiCarlo, M.D. Reed, G. Catelani, L.S. Bishop, D.I. Schuster, B.R. Johnson, G.A. Yang, L. Frunzio, L.I. Glazman, M.H. Devoret, and R.J. Schoelkopf,
Measurements of quasiparticle tunneling dynamics in a bandgap-engineered transmon qubit,
Discussion leader: Leo.

Nov. 22, 2011
Y. Kubo, C. Grezes, A. Dewes, T. Umeda, J. Isoya, H. Sumiya, N. Morishita, H. Abe, S. Onoda, T. Ohshima, V. Jacques, A. Dréau, J.-F. Roch, I. Diniz, A. Auffeves, D. Vion, D. Esteve, and P. Bertet,
Hybrid quantum circuit with a superconducting qubit coupled to a spin ensemble,
ArXiv:1110.2978 (Submitted).
Discusssion leader: Vishal.

Nov. 15, 2011
J.E. Johnson, E.M. Hoskinson, C. Macklin, D.H. Slichter, I. Siddiqi, and J. Clarke,
Dispersive readout of a flux qubit at the single photon level,
Discussion leader: Diego.

Nov. 8, 2011
G.D. Fuchs, G.Burkard, P.V. Klimov, and D.D. Awschalom,
A quantum memory intrinsic to single nitrogen–vacancy centres in diamond,
Nature Physics 7,789–793 (2011).
Discussion leader: Joost.

Oct. 25, 2011
T.T. Hongisto, and A.B. Zorin,
Quantum phase slip interference device based on superconducting nanowire,
Discussion leader: Ad.

Oct. 18, 2011
O.-P. Saira, A.Kemppinen, V.F. Maisi, and J.P. Pekola,
Is aluminum a perfect superconductor?,
Discussion leader: Pieter.

Oct. 4, 2011
Y. Kubo, I. Diniz, A. Dewes, V. Jacques, A. Dreau, J.-F. Roch, A. Auffeves, D. Vion, D. Esteve, and P. Bertet,
Storage and retrieval of a microwave field in a spin ensemble,
Discussion leader: Vishal.

Sep. 27, 2011
M.D. Reed, L. DiCarlo, S.E. Nigg, L. Sun, L. Frunzio, S.M. Girvin, and R.J. Schoelkopf,
Realization of three-qubit quantum error correction with superconducting circuits,
Discussion leader: Leo.

Sep. 13, 2011
M. Mariantoni, H. Wang, T. Yamamoto, M. Neeley, R.C. Bialczak, Y. Chen, M. Lenander, E. Lucero, A.D. O’Connell, D. Sank, M. Weides, J. Wenner, Y. Yin, J. Zhao, A.N. Korotkov, A.N. Cleland, and J.M. Martinis,
Implementing the quantum von Neumann architecture with superconducting circuits,
Science, 334 (6052), 61-65 (2011).
Discussion leader: Josephine.

Sep. 7, 2011
A. Fedorov, L. Steffen, M. Baur, and A. Wallraff,
Implementation of a Toffoli gate with superconducting circuits,
Discussion leader: Diego.

Aug. 30, 2011
S. Filipp, A.F. van Loo, M. Baur, L. Steffen, and A. Wallraff,
Preparation of subradiant states using local qubit control in circuit QED,
Discussion leader: Joost.