Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

Quantum computation

Silicon comes back

The extraordinary long coherence times and high-fidelity manipulation of electron spins trapped in isotopically purified silicon could be an essential step towards the realization of a solid-state quantum computer.

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

Figure 1: Schematics of the Si-based spin-qubit devices used by the three groups.

References

  1. 1

    Kawakami, E. et al. Nature Nanotech. 9, 666–670 (2014).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  2. 2

    Veldhorst, M. et al. Nature Nanotech. 9, 981–985 (2014).

  3. 3

    Muhonen, J. T. Nature Nanotech. 9, 986–991 (2014).

  4. 4

    Hanson, R., Kouwenhoven, L. P., Petta, J. R., Tarucha, S. & Vandersypen, L. M. K. Rev. Mod. Phys. 79, 1217–1265 (2007).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  5. 5

    Zwanenburg, F. A. et al. Rev. Mod. Phys. 85, 961–1019 (2013).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  6. 6

    Witzel, W. M. et al. Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 187602 (2010).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  7. 7

    Wild, A. et al. New J. Phys. 12, 113019 (2010).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  8. 8

    Bluhm, H. et al. Nature Phys. 7, 109–113 (2011).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  9. 9

    Loss, D. & DiVincenzo, D. P. Phys. Rev. A 57, 120–126 (1998).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  10. 10

    Maune, B. M. et al. Nature 481, 344–347 (2012).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding authors

Correspondence to Lars R. Schreiber or Hendrik Bluhm.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Schreiber, L., Bluhm, H. Silicon comes back. Nature Nanotech 9, 966–968 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1038/nnano.2014.249

Download citation

Further reading

Search

Quick links

Find nanotechnology articles, nanomaterial data and patents all in one place. Visit Nano by Nature Research