Phase-Modulated Entangling Gates Robust to Static and Time-Varying Errors

@article{Milne2018PhaseModulatedEG,
  title={Phase-Modulated Entangling Gates Robust to Static and Time-Varying Errors},
  author={Alistair R. Milne and Claire L. Edmunds and Cornelius Hempel and Virginia Frey and Sandeep Mavadia and Michael J. Biercuk},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={2018}
}
Entangling operations are among the most important primitive gates employed in quantum computing and it is crucial to ensure high-fidelity implementations as systems are scaled up. We experimentally realize and characterize a simple scheme to minimize errors in entangling operations related to the residual excitation of mediating bosonic oscillator modes that both improves gate robustness and provides scaling benefits in larger systems. The technique employs discrete phase shifts in the control… 

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