Superconducting Circuit Journal Club

Upcoming Journal Club


Slava 25-09-19
Alessandro B 09-10-19
Matt 16-10-19
Ramiro 23-10-19
Xavi 30-10-19
Francesco 06-11-19
Miguel 13-11-19
Alessandro C 20-11-19
Leo 27-11-19
Hany 04-12-19
Berend 11-12-19
Victor 18-12-19
Tumi 08-01-20
Jorge 15-01-20

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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 October 30th 2019
Unfolding Quantum Computer readout noise
Benjamin Nachman, Miroslav Urbanek, Wibe A. de Jong, Christian W. Bauer
Discussion leader: Xavi
Wednesday October 23th 2019
Quantum supremacy using a programmable superconducting processor
Frank Arute et al.
Nature 574, 505-510(2019)
Discussion leader: Ramiro

Wednesday October 16th 2019
Electric field spectroscopy of material defects in transmon qubits
Jurgen Lisenfeld et al.
Discussion leader: Alessandro Bruno

Wednesday October 9th 2019
Crossover between electron-phonon and boundary resistance limited thermal relaxation in copper films
L. B. Wang, O.-P. Saira, D. S. Golubev & J. P. Pekola
Discussion leader: Matt/Brian

Wednesday September 25th 2019
Detecting crosstalk errors in quantum information processing
Mohan Sarovar et al.
Discussion leader: Slava
Wednesday September 18th 2019
Continuous monitoring of a trapped superconducting spin
M. Hays et al.
Discussion leader: Thijs


Wednesday September 11th 2019
Exponential suppression of bit-flip errors in a qubit encoded in an oscillator
Raphael Lescanne et al.
Discussion leader: Nandini


Wednesday June 17th 2019
Anomalous charge noise in superconducting qubits
B. G. Christensen et al.
Discussion leader: Leo
Wednesday June 12th 2019
Deterministic entanglement swapping in a superconducting circuit
Wen Ning et al.
Discussion leader: Niels
Wednesday June 5th 2019
Circuit quantum electrodynamics of granular aluminum resonators
N. Maleeva et al.
Nat.Comms.(2018) 9:3889
Discussion leader: Francesco


Wednesday May 22nd 2019
Calibration of the cross-resonance two-qubit gate between directly-coupled transmons
A. D. Patterson, J. Rahamim, T. Tsunoda, P. Spring, S. Jebari, K. Ratter, M. Mergenthaler, G. Tancredi, B. Vlastakis, M. Esposito, P. J. Leek
Discussion leader: Adriaan
Wednesday May 15th 2019
Superconducting circuit protected by two-Cooper-pair tunneling
W. C. Smith, A. Kou, X. Xiao, U. Vool, M. H. Devoret
Discussion leader: Xavi
Wednesday May 8th 2019
Pulsed Reset Protocol for Fixed-Frequency Superconducting Qubits
D.J. Egger, M. Werninghaus, M. Ganzhorn, G. Salis, A. Fuhrer, P. Müller, and S. Filipp
Discussion leader: Filip
Wednesday May 1st 2019
Simple Impedance Response Formulas for the Dispersive Interaction Rates in the Effective Hamiltonians of Low Anharmonicity Superconducting Qubits
Firat Solgun, David P. DiVincenzo, Jay M. Gambetta
IEEE Xplore:8633444
Discussion leader: Alessandro Ciani
Wednesday April 24th 2019
Direct Dispersive Monitoring of Charge Parity in Offset-Charge-Sensitive Transmons
K. Serniak, S. Diamond, M. Hays, V. Fatemi, S. Shankar, L. Frunzio, R. J. Schoelkopf, and M. H. Devoret
Discussion leader: Alessandro Bruno


Wednesday April 17th 2019
Spin-Orbit Splitting of Andreev States Revealed by Microwave Spectroscopy
L. Tosi, C. Metzger, M. F. Goffman, C. Urbina, H. Pothier, Sunghun Park, A. Levy Yeyati, J. Nygård, and P. Krogstrup
Discussion leader: Thijs


Wednesday April 10th 2019
Flux-vector model of spin noise in superconducting circuits: Electron versus nuclear spins and role of phase transition
S. LaForest, Rogerio de Sousa
Discussion leader: Elmore

Wednesday April 3rd 2019
Handling leakage with subsystem codes
Natalie C. Brown, Michael Newman, Kenneth R. Brown
Discussion leader: Slava

Wednesday January 16th 2019
Fast, High-Fidelity, Quantum Non-demolition Readout of a Superconducting Qubit
Using a Transverse Coupling
Bryan T. Gard, Kurt Jacobs, José Aumentado, Raymond W. Simmonds
Discussion leader: Boris

Wednesday January 9th 2019
Experimental realization of a fast controlled-Z gate via a shortcut-to-adiabaticity
Tenghui Wang et al.
Discussion leader: Francesco

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