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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Henry Van Driel
  • Vol. 26, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2009
  • pp: 1162–1168

Adiabatic passage scheme for entanglement between two distant microwave cavities interacting with single-molecule magnets

Xin-You Lü, Li-Li Zheng, Pei Huang, Jin Li, and Xiaoxue Yang  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 26, Issue 6, pp. 1162-1168 (2009)

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We propose a scheme for deterministically generating entanglement between two distant microwave cavities that interact with two single-molecule magnets (SMMs) and are connected by an optical fiber. In our scheme, the spontaneous decay of SMMs and photons damping in the fiber are efficiently suppressed via employing the stimulated Raman adiabatic passage (STIRAP). To check the experimental feasibility of our scheme, we numerically simulated the effects of some deviations of experimental parameters, and the numerical simulation shows that our scheme is robust with respect to those experimental parameters. We also discuss the effects of cavity damping, and as a result our proposal is good enough to demonstrate the generation of entanglement of microwave cavities within current experimental technology.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics
(270.5580) Quantum optics : Quantum electrodynamics

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

Original Manuscript: October 6, 2008
Revised Manuscript: March 10, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: April 1, 2009
Published: May 7, 2009

Xin-You Lü, Li-Li Zheng, Pei Huang, Jin Li, and Xiaoxue Yang, "Adiabatic passage scheme for entanglement between two distant microwave cavities interacting with single-molecule magnets," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 26, 1162-1168 (2009)

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