# Speed-ups to isothermality: Enhanced quantum heat engines through control of the system-bath coupling

@inproceedings{Pancotti2019SpeedupsTI, title={Speed-ups to isothermality: Enhanced quantum heat engines through control of the system-bath coupling}, author={Nicola Pancotti and Matteo Scandi and Mark T. Mitchison and Mart'i Perarnau-Llobet1}, year={2019} }

Nicola Pancotti, 2 Matteo Scandi, Mark T. Mitchison, and Mart́ı Perarnau-Llobet Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik, D-85748 Garching, Germany Department of Physics, Technische Universität München, 85748 Garching, Germany ICFO Institut de Ciencies Fotoniques, The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology, Castelldefels (Barcelona), 08860, Spain School of Physics, Trinity College Dublin, College Green, Dublin 2, Ireland

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