Quantum Register Based on Individual Electronic and Nuclear Spin Qubits in Diamond

@article{Dutt2007QuantumRB,
  title={Quantum Register Based on Individual Electronic and Nuclear Spin Qubits in Diamond},
  author={M. V. Gurudev Dutt and Lilian I Childress and L. Jiang and Emre Togan and Jeronimo R. Maze and Fedor Jelezko and A. S. Zibrov and Philip Robert Hemmer and Mikhail D. Lukin},
  journal={Science},
  year={2007},
  volume={316},
  pages={1312 - 1316}
}
The key challenge in experimental quantum information science is to identify isolated quantum mechanical systems with long coherence times that can be manipulated and coupled together in a scalable fashion. We describe the coherent manipulation of an individual electron spin and nearby individual nuclear spins to create a controllable quantum register. Using optical and microwave radiation to control an electron spin associated with the nitrogen vacancy (NV) color center in diamond, we… 

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