# Self-consistency of the two-point energy measurement protocol

@article{Mohammady2020SelfconsistencyOT, title={Self-consistency of the two-point energy measurement protocol}, author={M. Hamed Mohammady}, journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics}, year={2020} }

The Two-Point energy Measurement (TPM) protocol defines the work done on a system undergoing unitary evolution as the difference in energy measurement outcomes performed before and after such evolution. By noting that energy measurements on the system can be modelled as a unitary premeasurement interaction between the system and a measurement apparatus, followed by measurement of the apparatus by a pointer observable, we show that it is possible to design a measurement scheme for the TPM…

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