Characterizing multipartite symmetric Dicke states under the effects of noise

@article{Campbell2009CharacterizingMS,
  title={Characterizing multipartite symmetric Dicke states under the effects of noise},
  author={Steve Campbell and Mark Simon Tame and Mauro Paternostro},
  journal={New Journal of Physics},
  year={2009},
  volume={11},
  pages={073039}
}
We study genuine multipartite entanglement (GME) in a system of n qubits prepared in symmetric Dicke states and subjected to the influences of noise. We provide general, setup-independent expressions for experimentally favorable tools such as fidelity- and collective spin-based entanglement witnesses, as well as entangled-class discriminators and multi-point correlation functions. Besides highlighting the effects of the environment on large qubit registers, we also discuss strategies for the… 

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