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Superconducting Qubits: A Short Review

@article{Devoret2004SuperconductingQA,
  title={Superconducting Qubits: A Short Review},
  author={Michel H. Devoret and Andreas Wallraff and John M. Martinis},
  journal={arXiv: Mesoscale and Nanoscale Physics},
  year={2004}
}
Superconducting qubits are solid state electrical circuits fabricated using techniques borrowed from conventional integrated circuits. They are based on the Josephson tunnel junction, the only non-dissipative, strongly non-linear circuit element available at low temperature. In contrast to microscopic entities such as spins or atoms, they tend to be well coupled to other circuits, which make them appealling from the point of view of readout and gate implementation. Very recently, new designs of… 
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