Measuring the photonic frequency qubit generated by an <sup>171</sup>yb<sup>+</sup> ion in a surface trap

TitleMeasuring the photonic frequency qubit generated by an 171yb+ ion in a surface trap
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsG Vrijsen, D Gaultney, KM Hudek M., L Isabella, and J Kim
Conference NameOptics Infobase Conference Papers
Date Published01/2014
Abstract

We propose a novel qubit state measurement method for photonic frequency qubits using a Mach-Zehnder interferometer with unequal path lengths. A practical implementation for photons generated by 171Yb+ ions in a surface trap is described. © 2014 Optical Society of America.

DOI10.1364/cleo_qels.2014.fth3b.2