Interband transitions and interference effects in superconducting qubits

Interband transitions and interference effects in superconducting qubits We investigate phase-sensitive interference effects in a periodically sin(2π f rf t)-driven, artificial two-state system connected to a microwave resonator at f LC ≃ 800 MHz. We observe two kinds of multiphoton transitions in the two-state system, accompanied by: (1) Several quanta from the drive at f rf and (2) one quantum at f rf and several at f LC . The former are described using phase-sensitive Landau–Zener transitions, while the latter are discussed in terms of vibronic transitions in diatomic molecules. Interference effects in the vibronic transitions governed by Franck–Condon coefficients are also considered. Quantum Information Processing Springer Journals

Interband transitions and interference effects in superconducting qubits

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Physics; Quantum Information Technology, Spintronics; Quantum Computing; Data Structures, Cryptology and Information Theory; Quantum Physics; Mathematical Physics
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