2011

Arrays of waveguide-coupled optical cavities that interact strongly with atoms – G. Lepert, M. Trupke, M.J. Hartmann, M.B. Plenio and E.A. Hinds
New Journal of Physics 13, 113002 (2011) | ArXiv

Frustrated Quantum Spin Models with Cold Coulomb Crystals – A. Bermudez, J. Almeida, F. Schmidt-Kaler, A. Retzker and M.B. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
107, 207209 (2011)
 | ArXiv

Generalized Polaron Ansatz for the Ground State of the Sub-Ohmic Spin-Boson Model: An Analytic Theory of the Localization Transition – A.W. Chin, J. Prior, S.F. Huelga and M.B. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
107, 160601 (2011)
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Electron-Mediated Nuclear-Spin Interactions Between Distant NV-Centers – A. Bermudez, F. Jelezko, M.B. Plenio and A. Retzker
Physical Review Letters
107, 150503 (2011)
| ArXiv
*Selected for a Viewpoint in Physics and as Editors’ suggestion

Quantum dynamics of bio-molecular systems in noisy environments – S.F. Huelga and M.B. Plenio
Procedia Chemistry
3, 248 – 257 (2011)

Renormalization Group algorithms with graph enhancement: reprise – R. Hübener, C. Kruszynska, L. Hartmann, W. Dür, M.B. Plenio and J. Eisert
Physical Review B
84, 125103 (2011)
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Heterogeneous Kibble-Zurek mechanism: vortex nucleation during Bose-Einstein condensation – A. del Campo, A. Retzker and M.B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
13, 083022 (2011)
| ArXiv

Quantum Gates and Memory using Microwave Dressed States – N. Timoney, I. Baumgart, M. Johanning, A. F. Varon, M.B. Plenio, A. Retzker and Ch. Wunderlich
Nature
476, 185 (2011)
 | ArXiv

Experimental quantitative verification of entanglement in photonic cluster state experiments – H. Wunderlich, G. Vallone, P. Mataloni and M.B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
13, 033033 (2011)
| ArXiv
*Chosen for IOP Select 2011

• Enhancement of laser cooling by the use of magnetic field gradients – A. Albrecht, A. Retzker, Ch. Wunderlich, and M.B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
13, 033009 (2011)
| ArXiv

 • Atomic Fock states by gradual trap reduction: From sudden to adiabatic limits – D. Sokolovski, M. Pons, A. del Campo and J.G. Muga
Physical Review A 83,  013402 (2011) | ArXiv

 • Simulation of noise-assisted transport via optical cavity networks – F. Caruso, N. Spagnolo, C. Vitelli, F. Sciarrino, and M.B. Plenio
Physical Review A
83,  013811 (2011)
| ArXiv

• Fast frictionless dynamics as a toolbox for low-dimensional Bose-Einstein condensates – A. del Campo
Europhysics Letters
 96, 60005 (2011)
 | ArXiv

• Frictionless quantum quenches in ultracold gases: a quantum dynamical microscope – A. del Campo
Physical Review A
 84, 031606(R) (2011)
 | ArXiv

Comparing, Optimising and Benchmarking Quantum Control Algorithms in a Unifying Programming Framework – S. Machnes, U. Sander, S.J. Glaser, P. de Fouquieres, A. Gruslys, S. Schirmer, T. Schulte-Herbrueggen
Physical Review A
84, 022305 (2011)
| ArXiv

Interaction-dependent temperature effects in Bose-Fermi mixtures in optical lattices – M. Cramer
Physical Review Letters
106, 215302 (2011)
| ArXiv

Measuring entanglement in condensed matter systems – M. Cramer, M.B. Plenio, and H. Wunderlich
Physical Review Letters
106, 020401 (2011)
| ArXiv

Local hypothesis testing between a pure bipartite state and the white noise state – M. Owari, and M. Hayashi
ArXiv

Reconstructing quantum states efficiently – M. Cramer and M.B. Plenio
ArXiv

Quantum memory for entangled continuous-variable states – K. Jensen, W. Wasilewski, H. Krauter, T. Fernholz, B. M. Nielsen, M. Owari, M. B. Plenio, A. Serafini, M. M. Wolf and E. S. Polzik
Nature Physics
7, 13-16 (2011)
| ArXiv

2010

• Efficient quantum state tomography – M. Cramer, M.B. Plenio, S.T. Flammia, R. Somma, D. Gross, S.D. Bartlett, O. Landon-Cardinal, D. Poulin, Y.-K. Liu
Nature Communications
1, 150 (2010)
| ArXiv & ArXiv

• Estimating Purity and Entropy in Stabilizer State Experiments – H. Wunderlich and M.B. Plenio
International Journal of Quantum Information
8, 325 (2010)
| ArXiv

• Scalable quantum computation via local control of only two qubits – D. Burgarth, K. Maruyama, M. Murphy, S. Montangero, T. Calarco, F. Nori, and M.B. Plenio
Physical Review A 
81, 040303 (2010)
| ArXiv

• Upper bounds on fault-tolerance thresholds of noisy Clifford-based quantum computers – S. Virmani and M.B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
12, 033012 (2010)
| ArXiv
*Selected for IOP Select

• A reversible theory of entanglement and its relation to the second law – F.G.S.L. Brandão and M.B. Plenio
Communications in Mathematical Physics
295, 829 – 851 (2010)
| ArXiv

• A Generalization of Quantum Stein’s Lemma – F.G.S.L. Brandão and M.B. Plenio
Communications in Mathematical Physics
295, 791 (2010)
| ArXiv

• Area laws for quantum and classical correlations – J. Eisert, M. Cramer and M.B. Plenio
Reviews of Modern Physics
82, 277 – 306 (2010)
| ArXiv

• Quantum coherence of discrete kinks in ion traps – H. Landa, S. Marcovitch, A. Retzker, M.B. Plenio and B. Reznik
Physical Review Letters
104, 043004 (2010)
| ArXiv

Noise-enhanced classical and quantum capacities in communication networks – F. Caruso, S.F. Huelga, and M.B. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
105, 190501 (2010)
| ArXiv

Spontaneous nucleation of structural defects in inhomogeneous ion crystals – G. De Chiara, A. del Campo, G. Morigi, M. B. Plenio, and A. Retzker
New Journal of Physics
12, 115003 (2010)
| ArXiv

Markovian Master Equations: A Critical Study – Á. Rivas, A. D. K. Plato, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
12, 113032 (2010)
| ArXiv

Exact mapping between system-reservoir quantum models and semi-infinite discrete chains using orthogonal polynomials – A. W. Chin, Á. Rivas, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio
Journal of Mathematical Physics
51,  5, 092109 (2010)
| ArXiv

Quantum coherence in ion channels: Resonances, Transport and Verification – A. Vaziri and M.B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
12, 085001 (2010)
| ArXiv

Efficient simulation of strong system-environment interactions – J. Prior, A. W. Chin, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
105,  5, 050404 (2010)
| ArXiv

Highly-efficient estimation of entanglement measures for large experimentally created graph states via simple measurementsH. Wunderlich, S. Virmani and M. B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
12,  6, 083026 (2010)
| ArXiv

Noise-assisted energy transfer in quantum networks and light-harvesting complexes – A. W. Chin, A. Datta, F. Caruso, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
12,  6, 065002 (2010)
| ArXiv | Video abstracts

Entanglement and entangling power of the dynamics in light-harvesting complexes – F. Caruso, A. W. Chin, A. Datta, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio
Physical Review
A 81,  6, 062346 (2010)
| ArXiv

Structural defects in ion crystals by quenching the external potential: the inhomogeneous Kibble-Zurek mechanism – A. del Campo, G. de Chiara, G. Morigi, M.B. Plenio and A. Retzker
Physical Review Letters
105, 075701 (2010)
| ArXiv

Entanglement and non-Markovianity of Quantum Evolutions – Á. Rivas, S. F. Huelga, and M. B. Plenio, and A. Retzker
Physical Review Letters
105, 050403 (2010)
| ArXiv

Teleportation-Induced Correlated Quantum Channels – F. Caruso, V. Giovannetti, and M. Palma
Physical Review Letters
104, 020503 (2010)
| ArXiv

Fast and robust laser cooling of trapped systems – J. Cerrillo, A. Retzker, M. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
104, 043003 (2010)
| ArXiv

Superfast Laser Cooling – S. Machnes, M. B. Plenio, B. Reznik, A. M. Steane, A. Retzker
Physical Review Letters 104, 183001 (2010) | ArXiv

Entanglement quantification from incomplete measurements: Applications using photon-number-resolving weak homodyne detectors – G. Puentes, A. Datta, A. Feito, J. Eisert, M.B.Plenio and I.A. Walmsley
New Journal of Physics
12, 033042 (2010)
| ArXiv

Exact matrix product solutions in the Heisenberg picture of an open quantum spin system – S. Clark, J. Prior, M.J. Hartmann, D. Jaksch and M. B. Plenio
New Journal of Physics
12, 025005 (2010)
| ArXiv

2009

Highly efficient energy excitation transfer in light-harvesting complexes: The fundamental role of noise-assisted transport – F. Caruso, A. W. Chin, A. Datta, S. F. Huelga and M. B. Plenio
Journal of Chemical Physics
131, 105106 (2009)
| ArXiv

Complete Criterion for Separability Detection – M. Navascués, M. Owari and M. B. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
103, 160404 (2009)
| ArXiv

Density Matrix Renormalization Group in the Heisenberg Picture – M. J. Hartmann, J. Prior, S. R. Clark and M. B. Plenio
Physical Review Letters
102, 057202 (2009)
| ArXiv