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A spotlight on circular states

Circular Rydberg states provide an ideal resource for large-scale quantum computing and simulation. These circular states can be controlled using coherent optical pulses, providing a route to programmable quantum hardware.

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Fig. 1: Coherent control of circular Rydberg states.


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Pritchard, J. A spotlight on circular states. Nat. Phys. 18, 485 (2022).

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