Experimental quantum simulations of many-body physics with trapped ions.

@article{Schneider2012ExperimentalQS,
  title={Experimental quantum simulations of many-body physics with trapped ions.},
  author={Christian Schneider and Diego Porras and Tobias Schaetz},
  journal={Reports on progress in physics. Physical Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={75 2},
  pages={
          024401
        }
}
Direct experimental access to some of the most intriguing quantum phenomena is not granted due to the lack of precise control of the relevant parameters in their naturally intricate environment. Their simulation on conventional computers is impossible, since quantum behaviour arising with superposition states or entanglement is not efficiently translatable into the classical language. However, one could gain deeper insight into complex quantum dynamics by experimentally simulating the quantum… 
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