Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics: Coherent Coupling of a Single Photon to a Cooper Pair Box

  title={Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics: Coherent Coupling of a Single Photon to a Cooper Pair Box},
  author={Andreas Wallraff and David I. Schuster and Alexandre Blais and Luigi Frunzio and R.-S. Huang and J. Majer and S Kumar and Steven M. Girvin and Robert J. Schoelkopf},
Under appropriate conditions, superconducting electronic circuits behave quantum mechanically, with properties that can be designed and controlled at will. We have realized an experiment in which a superconducting two-level system, playing the role of an artificial atom, is strongly coupled to a single photon stored in an on-chip cavity. We show that the atom-photon coupling in this circuit can be made strong enough for coherent effects to dominate over dissipation, even in a solid state… 
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  • Physics
    Current Trends in Atomic Physics
  • 2019
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