APh 190c. Quantum Electronics
Oskar Painter, Rm. 266 Watson, x8008.
Place and Time:
TuTh 10:30-11:55AM, 104 Watson.
Eunjong Kim (ekim7206 at gmail dot com)
O. Painter: by appointment.
TA Office Hours: Tu, 4-5PM (or by appointment), Watson 268.
Recitation/Make-up Lecture (as needed): 6-8PM, Wednesday evenings in Watson 104.
Homeworks and Handouts:
Week 1 (4.2 and 4.4): course overview, intro to input-output formalism
Quantum noise and measurement:
Week 2 (4.9 and 4.11): input-output formalism, cont.
Input/output theory papers:
Barnett and Radmore chapters on continuum operators:
Week 3 (4.16 and 4.18): Quantum Master Equation
Papers (fun reading):
Week 4 (4.23 and 4.25): Quantum Master Equation, cont.
Week 5 (4.30 and 5.2): Quantum Regression Theorem
Papers on Photon Correlations:
Week 6 (5.7 and 5.9): Coherent States
HW #3 (pdf)
Papers on optical coherence and the quantum nature of light:
Papers on resonance fluoresence:
Week 7 (5.14 and 5.16): Introduction to Superconducting Qubits
Week 8 (5.21 and 5.23): The Transmon Qubit and the Strong Dispersive Limit
HW #4 (pdf)
Papers on Cat Codes and QEC:
Week 9 (5.28 and 5.30): Qubit state read-out and weak measurements
HW #5, final presentation guidelines and suggestions (pdf)
Week 10 (6.4 and 6.6): Presentation Week!