# Probing Quantum Fluctuations of Work with a Trapped Ion

@article{Lu2018ProbingQF, title={Probing Quantum Fluctuations of Work with a Trapped Ion}, author={Yao Lu and Shuoming An and Jingning Zhang and Kihwan Kim}, journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics}, year={2018}, pages={917-938} }

In this chapter, we illustrate how a trapped ion system can be used for the experimental study of quantum thermodynamics, in particular, quantum fluctuation of work. As technology of nano/micro scale develops, it becomes critical to understand thermodynamics at the quantum mechanical level. The trapped ion system is a representative physical platform to experimentally demonstrate quantum phenomena with excellent control and precision. We provide a basic introduction of the trapped ion system…

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