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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 28, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 2011
  • pp: 2909–2914

Atomic quantum state transferring and swapping via quantum Zeno dynamics

Zhi-Cheng Shi, Yan Xia, Jie Song, and He-Shan Song  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 28, Issue 12, pp. 2909-2914 (2011)

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In this paper, we first demonstrate how to realize quantum state transferring (QST) from one atom to another based on quantum Zeno dynamics. Then, the QST protocol is generalized to realize the quantum state swapping (QSS) between two arbitrary atoms with the help of a third one. Furthermore, we also consider the QSS within a quantum network. The influence of decoherence is analyzed by numerical calculation. The results demonstrate that the protocols are robust against cavity decay.

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OCIS Codes
(270.5565) Quantum optics : Quantum communications
(270.5585) Quantum optics : Quantum information and processing

ToC Category:
Quantum Optics

Original Manuscript: July 1, 2011
Revised Manuscript: August 30, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: October 3, 2011
Published: November 10, 2011

Zhi-Cheng Shi, Yan Xia, Jie Song, and He-Shan Song, "Atomic quantum state transferring and swapping via quantum Zeno dynamics," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 28, 2909-2914 (2011)

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