Accession Number:

ADA454801

Title:

Quantum Logic With Cold Neutral Atoms

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 May 2002-31 Jul 2006

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-08-15

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

An experimental and theoretical study of neutral atom qubits for use in a quantum computing device was performed. Experimental achievements include loading and detection of single Rb87 atoms in optical traps, demonstration of fast 1.4 MHz Rabi rotations between ground hyoperfine states, measurement of 1 ms T2 time using Ramsey interferometry, and observation of partial Rydberg blockade by two-photon excitation to levels with n47.

Subject Categories:

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
  • Quantum Theory and Relativity

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE