Quantum hybrid systems in low-loss crystalline solids

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    Abstract

    A quantum hybrid system is any architecture in which a coupling between two quantum systems of different physical nature is produced. This unlocks the ability to observe one system via the other , and to examine the interaction itself. These hybrid systems will provide a "toolbox " for quantum information processing; utilising the advantages of one hybrid system to compensate for the limitations of another. Two distinct classes of quantum hybrid system are investigated; an electromechanical transducer , studying the interaction of microwave photons and mechanical phonons, and quantum electrodynamic systems involving the interaction of microwave photons and ensembles of electron spins
    Original languageEnglish
    QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
    Awarding Institution
    • The University of Western Australia
    Supervisors/Advisors
    • Tobar, Michael, Supervisor
    • Ivanov, Eugene, Supervisor
    Award date19 Jul 2016
    Publication statusUnpublished - 2016

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