# Dynamics of matter-wave quantum emitters in a structured vacuum

@article{Stewart2020DynamicsOM, title={Dynamics of matter-wave quantum emitters in a structured vacuum}, author={Michael Stewart and Joonhyuk Kwon and Alfonso Lanuza and D Schneble}, journal={arXiv: Quantum Gases}, year={2020} }

The characteristics of spontaneous emission can be strongly modified by the mode structure of the vacuum. In waveguide quantum-electrodynamics based on photonic crystals, this modification is exploited to engineer atom-photon interactions near a band edge, but the physics of coupling to an entire band has not yet been explored in experiments. Here, we study the decay dynamics of an array of matter-wave quantum emitters coupled to a single band of an effective photonic crystal waveguide…

## 4 Citations

Undamped Rabi oscillations due to polaron-emitter hybrid states in a nonlinear photonic waveguide coupled to emitters

- PhysicsPhysical Review A
- 2022

The collective dynamics of two non-interacting two-level emitters, which are coupled to a structured wave guide that supports two-photon bound states, is investigated. Tuning the energy of the two…

Unconventional Quantum Electrodynamics with Hofstadter-Ladder Waveguide

- Physics
- 2022

We propose a novel quantum electrodynamics (QED) platform where quantum emitters interact with a Hofstadter-ladder waveguide. We demonstrate several intriguing phenomena stemming from the nontrivial…

Extensible quantum simulation architecture based on atom-photon bound states in an array of high-impedance resonators

- Physics
- 2021

Marco Scigliuzzo,1, ∗ Giuseppe Calajò,2 Francesco Ciccarello,3 Daniel Perez Lozano,1 Andreas Bengtsson,1 Pasquale Scarlino,4 Andreas Wallraff,5 Darrick Chang,2 Per Delsing,1 and Simone Gasparinetti1,…

Quantum electrodynamics in photonic crystals and controllability of ionization energy of atoms

- PhysicsPhysics Letters A
- 2021

## References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 35 REFERENCES

Spontaneous emission of matter waves from a tunable open quantum system

- PhysicsNature
- 2018

This work demonstrates similar behaviour in a system of artificial emitters, realized using ultracold atoms in an optical lattice, which decay by emitting matter-wave, rather than optical, radiation into free space.

Markovian and non-Markovian dynamics of quantum emitters coupled to two-dimensional structured reservoirs

- Physics
- 2017

The interaction of quantum emitters with structured baths modifies both their individual and collective dynamics. In Gonz\'alez-Tudela \emph{et al} we show how exotic quantum dynamics emerge when QEs…

Photon localization versus population trapping in a coupled-cavity array

- Physics
- 2014

We consider a coupled-cavity array (CCA), where one cavity interacts with a two-level atom under the rotating-wave approximation. We investigate the excitation transport dynamics across the array,…

Photonic materials in circuit quantum electrodynamics

- Physics
- 2020

Photonic synthetic materials provide an opportunity to explore the role of microscopic quantum phenomena in determining macroscopic material properties. There are, however, fundamental obstacles to…

Quantum matter built from nanoscopic lattices of atoms and photons

- PhysicsRochester Conference on Coherence and Quantum Optics (CQO-11)
- 2019

This Colloquium describes a new paradigm for creating strong quantum interactions of light and matter by way of single atoms and photons in nanoscopic lattices. Beyond the possibilities for…

Quantum optics, what next?

- Physics
- 2017

Quantum optics is a well-established field that spans from fundamental physics to quantum information science. In the coming decade, areas including computation, communication and metrology are all…

Spontaneous emission from a medium with a band spectrum

- Physics
- 1975

A theoretical analysis is made of the spontaneous emission from an excited atom or a molecule in a one-dimensional periodic structure formed by a screened two-conductor line filled with periodically…

Cavity quantum electrodynamics

- Physics
- 2006

This paper reviews the work on cavity quantum electrodynamics of free atoms. In recent years, cavity experiments have also been conducted on a variety of solid-state systems resulting in many…

Spontaneous and induced atomic decay in photonic band structures

- Physics
- 1994

Abstract We present a comprehensive quantum electrodynamical analysis of the interaction between a continuum with photonic band gaps (PBGs) or frequency cut-off and an excited two-level atom, which…