Browse Dept. of Physics by Subject "decoherence"

  • Nugroho, Christopher (2015-01-06)
    The critical current in a Josephson junction is known to exhibit a 1/f low frequency noise. Implemented as a superconducting qubit, this low frequency noise can lead to decoherence. While the 1/f noise has been known to ...

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  • Yung, Man Hong (2010-01-06)
    This is a study of several physical challenges for building a quantum computer, a hypothetical device which is capable of accomplishing tasks unachievable by the classical model of computation. In chapter 1, we will ...

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  • Dove, Allison (2015-01-21)
    Quantum computation is a fascinating field that combines novel physics with improvements in computation times and has been rapidly growing in the past few years. Using superconductors to form the qubits has the potential ...

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