Driven-dissipative control of cold atoms in tilted optical lattices

  title={Driven-dissipative control of cold atoms in tilted optical lattices},
  author={Vaibhav Sharma and Erich Mueller},
  journal={Physical Review A},
We present a sequence of driven-dissipative protocols for controlling cold atoms in tilted optical lattices. These experimentally accessible examples are templates that demonstrate how dissipation can be used to manipulate quantum many-body systems. We consider bosonic atoms trapped in a tilted optical lattice, immersed in a superfluid bath, and excited by coherent Raman lasers. With these ingredients, we are able to controllably transport atoms in the lattice and produce self-healing quantum… 

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