We have recently used stimulated-Raman transitions in the resolved sideband regime to cool single ions to the n = 0 zero-point energy. This has allowed realizations of the Jaynes-Cummings model interaction for atomic motion and a quantum controlled-NOT gate applicable to a quantum computer.
Proceedings Title: 12^uth^ Int. Conf. on Laser Spectroscopy
Conference Dates: June 12-16, 1995
Conference Location: Capri, -1
Conference Title: Proc. 12^uth^ Int. Conf. on Laser Spectroscopy
Pub Type: Conferences