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Ion Optical Clocks and Quantum Information Processing

Published

Author(s)

David J. Wineland, James C. Bergquist, Till P. Rosenband, Piet Schmidt, Wayne M. Itano, John J. Bollinger, Dietrich G. Leibfried, W Oskay

Abstract

We summarize experiments at NIST that (1) use guantum gates to entabgle ions and thereby improve the measurement signal-to-noise ratio in spectroscopy and (2) implement sympathetic cooling and quantum state transfer techniques, which might be used to increase the number of chices of ions used for clocks.
Proceedings Title
International Frequency Control Symposium | | Proceedings of the 2003 IEEE/EIA International Frequency Control Symposium and Exhibition | IEEE
Conference Dates
May 1, 2003
Conference Title
IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium

Keywords

atom trapping and cooling, atomic clock, atomic frequency standard, optical clock, quantum information processing, quantum-state engineering, trapped ions
Created May 1, 2003, Updated February 17, 2017