Strain induced coupling and quantum information processing with hexagonal boron nitride quantum emitters

@article{Tabesh2021StrainIC,
  title={Strain induced coupling and quantum information processing with hexagonal boron nitride quantum emitters},
  author={F. T. Tabesh and Qaem Hassanzada and M Hadian and Arsalan Hashemi and I. Abdolhosseini Sarsari and Mehdi Abdi},
  journal={Quantum Science \& Technology},
  year={2021},
  volume={7}
}
We propose an electromechanical scheme where the electronic degrees of freedom of boron vacancy color centers hosted by a hexagonal boron nitride (hBN) nanoribbon are coupled for quantum information processing. The mutual coupling of color centers is provided via their coupling to the mechanical motion of the ribbon, which in turn stems from the local strain. The coupling strengths are computed by performing ab initio calculations. The density functional theory results for boron vacancy centers… 

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