Extended Data Table 1 Duration of pulse sequences used to produce number states and number-state superpositions

From: Quantum-enhanced sensing of a single-ion mechanical oscillator

  1. These values are for a base Rabi frequency of Ω0,1 = π/(13 μs). Beyond n = 40, we use higher-order sidebands, which allows us to use transitions with higher Rabi frequencies and skip ‘rungs’ as we move the ion up the number-state ladder.