Here we list all the current publications which involve our students and acknowledge the project.

When the article is not directly available in open access on the publisher’s website (gold open access). We also include the links to the ARXIV versions (green open access).

Published Papers

  • P. Konzelmann, T. Rendler, V. Bergholm, A. Zappe, V. Pfannenstill, M. Garsi, F. Ziem, M. Niethammer, M.Widmann, S.-Y. Lee, P. Neumann, J. Wrachtrup, “Robust and efficient quantum optimal control of spin probes in a complex (biological) environment. Towards sensing of fast temperature fluctuations”, New J. Phys. 20 123013 (2018)  Collaboration between NVIS and TTID.
  • Egger, M.WerninghausPulsed reset protocol for fixed-frequency superconducting qubits”, Phys. Rev. Applied 10, 044030 (2018)  arXiv:1802.08980
  • V. Martikyan, D. Guéry-Odelin, D. Sugny, “A comparison between optimal control and shortcut to adiabaticity protocols in a linear control system”, Phys. Rev. Applied 10, 044030 (2018) arXiv 1910.10613
  • A. Omran, H. Levine, A. Keesling, G. Semeghini, T. T. Wang, S. Ebadi, H. Bernien, A. S. Zibrov, H. Pichler, S. Choi, J. Cui, M. Rossignolo, P. Rembold, S. Montangero, T. Calarco, M. Endres, M. Greiner, V. Vuletić, M. D. Lukin, “Generation and manipulation of Schrödinger cat states in Rydberg atom arrays”, Science 365(6453), 570–574 (2019) arXiv.1905.05721 Collaboration between FZJ and UNIPD
  • M. H. Goerz, D. Basilewitsch, F. Gago-Encinas, M. G. Krauss, K. P. Horn, D. M. Reich, C. P. Koch. “Krotov: A Python implementation of Krotov’s method for quantum optimal control.” SciPost Phys. 7, 080 (2019)
  • S. Probst, V. Ranjan, Q. Ansel, R. Heeres, B. Albanese, E. Albertinale, D. Vion, D. Esteve, S.J. Glaser, D. Sugny, P. Bertet, “Shaped pulses for transient compensation in quantum-limited electron spin resonance spectroscopy“, Journal of Magnetic Resonance 303, 42 (2019) Collaboration between CEA, TUM and UBFC
  • F. Ziem, M. Garsi. H. Fedder, J. Wrachtrup, Quantitative nanoscale MRI with a wide field of view”, Scientific Reports 9, 12166 (2019)
  • R. Lescanne, S. Deléglise, E. Albertinale, U. Réglade, T. Capelle, E. Ivanov, T. Jacqmin, Z. Leghtas, and E. Flurin “Irreversible Qubit-Photon Coupling for the Detection of Itinerant Microwave Photons”, Phys. Rev. X 10, 021038 (2020)
  • C. Weidner, S. Zaman Ahmed, J. Jensen, J. Sherson, and H. Lewandowski, ”Investigating student use of a flexible tool for simulating and visualizing quantum mechanics”, presented at the Physics Education Research Conference 2020, Virtual Conference, 2020,
  • A. A. Diaz V., V. Martikyan, S. J. Glaser, D. Sugny “Purity Speed Limit of Open Quantum Systems from Magic SubspacesPhys. Rev. A 102, 033104 (2020)  arXiv:2005.1459


U. Boscain, E. Pozzoli, M. Sigalotti “Classical and quantum controllability of a rotating 3D symmetric molecule.” arXiv:1910.01924

M. Werninghaus, D. J. EggerF. Roy, S. Machnes, F. K. WilhelmS. Filipp“Leakage reduction in fast superconducting qubit gates via optimal control.” arXiv:2030.05952  Collaboration between IBM and USAAR

P. Rembold, N. Oshnik, M. M. Müller, S. Montangero, T. Calarco, E. Neu Introduction to Quantum Optimal Control for Quantum Sensing with Nitrogen-Vacancy Centers in Diamond” arXiv:2004.12119  Collaboration between FZJ, UNIPD and USAAR

J. H. M. Jensen, M. Gajdacz, S. Zaman Ahmed, J. H. Czarkowski, C. Weidner, J. Rafner, J. J. Sørensen, K. Mølmer, J. F. Sherson “Crowdsourcing human common sense for quantum control” arXiv:2004.03296

M. Ganzhorn, G. Salis, D. J. Egger, A. Fuhrer, M. Mergenthaler, C. Müller, P. Müller, S. Paredes, M. Pechal, M. Werninghaus, S. Filipp “Benchmarking the noise sensitivity of different parametric two-qubit gates in a single superconducting quantum computing platformarXiv:2005.05696

V. Ranjan, J. O’Sullivan, E. Albertinale, B. Albanese, T. Chanelière, T. Schenkel, D. Vion, D. Esteve, E. Flurin, J. J. L. Morton, P. Bertet “Multimode storage of quantum microwave fields in electron spins over 100 ms.” arXiv:2005.09275

S. Zaman Ahmed, J. H. Mohr Jensen, C. A. Weidner, J. J. Sørensen, M. Mudrich, J. F. ShersonQuantum Composer: A programmable quantum visualization and simulation tool for education and research”  arXiv:2006.07263

R. C. Teixeira, A. Larrouy, A. Muni, L. Lachaud, J.-M. Raimond, S. Gleyzes, M. Brune “Preparation of Long-Lived, Non-Autoionizing Circular Rydberg States of StrontiumarXiv:2006.15921

V. Martikyan, A. Devra, D. Guéry-Odelin, S. Glaser, D. Sugny “Robust control of an ensemble of springs: Application to Ion Cyclotron Resonance and two-level Quantum Systems” arXiv:2007.08402