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N.B. Hideo has provided a large number of useful references. The numbers at the end note the suggested reading priority of the 4 or 5 papers on each implementation technique. Hideo reccomends you read the three -1 papers (QED-1, ION-1, NMR-1) for the lecture.
  • Q. A. Truchette, C. J. Hood, W. Lange, H. Mabuchi, and H. J. Kimble, ``Measurement of Conditional Phase Shifts for Quantum Logic,'' in Physical Review Letters 75(25), pp. 4710--4713, December 18, 1995. [PDF] (QED-1)
  • D. Kielpinski, C. Monroe, and D. J. Wineland, ``Architecture for a Large-Scale Ion-Trap Quantum Computer,'' in Nature 417, pp. 709--711, June 13, 2002. [PDF] (ION-1)
  • L. M. K. Vandersypen, M. Steffen, G. Breyta, C. S. Yannoni, M. H. Sherwood, and I. L. Chuang, ``Experimental Realization of Shor's Quantum Factoring Algorithm using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance,'' Nature, 414, pp. 883--887, December 2001. [PDF] (NMR-1)
  • J. I. Cirac, P. Zoller, H. J. Kimble, and H. Mabuchi, ``Quantum State Transfer and Entanglement Distribution among Distant Nodes in Quantum a Network,'' in Physical Review Letters 78(16), pp. 3221--3224, April 21, 1997. [PDF] (QED-2)
  • J. Ye, D. W. Vermooy, and H. J. Kimble, ``Trapping of Single Atoms in Cavity QED,'' in Physical Review Letters 83(24), pp. 4987--4990, December 13, 1999. [PDF] (QED-3)
  • T. Pellizzari, S. A. Gardiner, J. I. Cirac, and P. Zoller ``Decoherence, Continuous Observations, and Quantum Computing: A Cavity QED Model,'' in Physical Review Letters 75(21), pp. 3788--3791, November 20, 1995. [PDF] (QED-4)
  • C. Monroe, D. M. Meekhof, B. E. King, W. M. Itano, and D. J. Wineland, ``Demonstration of a Fundamental Quantum Logic Gate,'' in Physical Review Letters 75(25), pp. 4714--4717, December 18, 1995. [PDF] (ION-2)
  • B. E. King, C. S. Wood, C. J. Myatt, Q. A. Turchette, D. Leibried, W. M. Itano, C. Monroe, and D. J. Wineland, ``Cooling the Collective Motion of Trapped Ions to Initialize a Quantum Register,'' in Physical Review Letters 81(7), pp. 1525--1528, August 17, 1998. [PDF] (ION-3)
  • D. J. Wineland, C. Monroe, W. M. Itano, D. Leibried, B. E. King, D. M. Meekhof, ``Experimental Issues in Coherent Quantum-State Manipulation of Trapped Atomic Ions,'' in Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology 103(3), pp. 259--328, May-June, 1998. [PDF] (ION-4)
  • D. Kielpinski, V. Meyer, M. A. Rowe, C. A. Sackett, W. M. Itano, C. Monroe, and D. J. Wineland, ``A Decoherence-Free Quantum Memory Using Trapped Ions,'' in Science 291, pp. 1013--1015, February 9, 2001. [PDF] (ION-5)
  • J. I. Cirac and P. Zoller, ``Quantum Computations with Cold Trapped Ions,'' in Physical Review Letters 74(20), pp. 4091--4094, May 15, 1995. [PDF] (ION-6)
  • T. F. Havel, D. G. Cory, S. Lloyd, N. Boulant, E. M. Fortunato, M. A. Pravia, G. Teklermariam, Y. S. Weinstein, A. Battacharyya, and J. Hou, ``Quantum Information Processing by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy,'' in American Journal of Physics, 70(3), pp. 345--362, March 2002. [PDF] (NMR-2)
  • N. C. Menicucci and Carlton M. Caves, ``Local Realistic Model for the Dynamics of Bulk-Ensemble NMR Information Processing,'' in Physical Review Letters 88(16), pp. 167901-1--4, April 22, 2002. [PDF] (NMR-3)
  • S. L Braunstein, C. M. Caves, R. Jozsa, N. Linden, S. Popescu, and R. Schack, ``Separability of Very Noisy Mixed States and Implications for NMR Quantum Computing,'' in Physical Review Letters 83(5), pp. 1054--1057, August 2, 1999. [PDF] (NMR-4)
  • I. L. Chuang, L. M. K. Vandersypen, X. Zhou, D. W. Leung, and S. Lloyd, ``Experimental Realization of a Quantum Algorithm,'' Nature, 393, pp. 143--146, May 14 1998. [PDF] (NMR-5)
  • Peter W. Shor, ``Scheme for reducing decoherence in quantum memory,'' in Phys. Rev. A 52, pp. R2493-2496, 1995.
  • A.R. Calderbank and Peter W. Shor, ``Good quantum error-correcting codes exist,'' in Phys. Rev. A 54, pp. 1098-1106, 1996.

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