APh150: Introduction to Quantum Devices
Oskar Painter, Rm. 266 Watson, x8008.
Place and Time:
Tu 14:30-16:00, Th 14:30-16:00, 104 Watson.
Course Syllabus, Policies, and Schedule:
Myoung-Gyun Suh, Rm. 236 Watson, x2194.
O. Painter: Wednesday evenings, 7-8pm, 104 Watson.
Myoung-Gyun Suh: TBD
Homeworks and Handouts:
Week 2 (lectures on October 7th, October 9th):
Week 3 (lectures on October 14th, October 16th):
Nature_Wooters_Zurek_a single_quantum_cannot_be_cloned_1982 (pdf)
Week 4 (lecture on November 4th):
HW #2 (pdf)
Week 5 (lectures on November 11th, November 13th):
HW #3 (pdf)
Week 6 (lectures on November 18th, November 20th):
Michel Devoret's Les Houches lecture notes from 1997 (pdf)
Jon Martinis' Les Houches lecture notes from 2011 (pdf)
Bouchiat (Devoret group) paper on quantum coherence in a Cooper Pair Box (pdf)
Week 7 (lecture on November 25th):
Josephson's original paper on tunneling effects for a superconducting junction (pdf)
Original DC SQUID paper (pdf)
Clarke's review on SQUID devices (pdf)
Week 8 (lectures on December 2nd, December 4th):
HW #4 (pdf)
Koch's (Yale group) paper on the Transmon qubit (pdf)
Steve Girvin's Les Houches lecture notes from 2011 (pdf)