Corpus ID: 237941088

Measurement-based preparation of non-Markovian and multimode mechanical states

  title={Measurement-based preparation of non-Markovian and multimode mechanical states},
  author={Chao Meng and George A. Brawley and Soroush Khademi and Elizabeth M Bridge and James S. Bennett and Warwick Paul Bowen},
Nanomechanical resonators are a key tool for future quantum technologies such as quantum force sensors and interfaces, and for studies of macroscopic quantum physics. The ability to prepare room temperature non-classical states is a major outstanding challenge. Here, we explore the use of measurement-based state conditioning to achieve this. We demonstrate conditional cooling of a nanomechanical resonator that has non-Markovian decoherence, and show theoretically that the non-Markovianity makes… Expand


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