Universal Continuous Variable Quantum Computation in the Micromaser

  title={Universal Continuous Variable Quantum Computation in the Micromaser},
  author={Rob C. Wagner and Mark S. Everitt and Viv Kendon and Martin L. Jones},
We present universal continuous variable quantum computation (CVQC) in the micromaser. With a brief history as motivation we present the background theory and define universal CVQC. We then show how to generate a set of operations in the micromaser which can be used to achieve universal CVQC. It then follows that the micromaser is a potential architecture for CVQC but our proof is easily adaptable to other potential physical systems. 
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  • Computer Science, Medicine
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
  • 2010
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