Past Publications

Our group has produced 64 previous publications prior to 2020 before moving to Jülich. We list them below.


A superconducting detector that counts microwave photons up to two
A. M. Sokolov, F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Applied 14, 064063   

Roadmap for quantum simulation of the fractional quantum Hall effect
M. Kaicher, S. B. Jäger, P.-L. Dallaire-Demers, F. K. Wilhelm            
Phys. Rev. A 102, 022607 (2020) 

Thermodynamics of relativistic quantum fields confined in cavities
David Edward Bruschi, Benjamin Morris, Ivette Fuentes
Phys. Lett. A  384:25, 126601 (2020)   

Single-photon limit of dispersive readout of a qubit with a photodetector
A.M. Sokolov, E. V. Stolyarov
Phys. Rev. A 101, 042306 (2020)   
[arXiv: 1911.06729]

Quantum simulation of particle creation in curved space-time
R. P. Schmit, B. G. Taketani, F. K. Wilhelm
PLoS ONE 15(3): e0229382 (2020)   

Optimal estimation with quantum optomechanical systems in the nonlinear regime
F. Schneiter, S. Qvarfort, A. Serafini, A. Xuereb, D. Braun, D. Rätzel, D. E. Bruschi
Phys. Rev. A 101, 033834 (2020)   

Flux qubit readout in the persistent current basis at arbitrary bias points
M. Schöndorf, A. Lupascu and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 101, 012305 (2020)  


Nonpairwise Interactions Induced by Virtual Transitions in Four Coupled Artificial Atoms
M. Schöndorf  and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Applied 12, 064026 (2019)   

Mode Structure in Superconducting Metamaterial Transmission-Line Resonators
H. Wang, A. P. Zhuravel, S. Indrajeet, B. G. Taketani, M. D. Hutchings, Y. Hao, F. Rouxinol, F. K. Wilhelm, M. D. LaHaye, A. V. Ustinov, and B. L. T. Plourde
Phys. Rev. Applied 11, 054062 (2019)   

Comment about the nobel prize winner 2018 Donna Strickland
F. K. Wilhelm
Physik Journal, February 2019

Left-handed superlattice metamaterials for circuit QED
A. Messinger, B. G. Taketani, and F. K. Wilhelm,
Phys. Rev. A 99,032325 (2019)   [arXiv:1810.03446]


Counteracting systems of diabaticities: The status after 10 years
L. S. Theis, F. Motzoi, S. Machnes, and F. K. Wilhelm
EPL 123, 60001 (2018)   [arXiv:1809.04919]

Europe's Quantum Flagship is taking off
M. F. Riedel, I. Bloch, T. Debuisschert, F. K. Wilhelm-Mauch, V. Pruneri, N. V. Vitanov, S. Wehner, T. Calarco
Europhysics News, 49/5-6, p. 30-34 (2018)

Optimized cross-resonance gate for coupled transmon systems
S. Kirchhoff, T. Keßler, P. J. Liebermann, E. Assémat, S. Machnes, F. Motzoi, F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 97, 042348 (2018)   [arXiv:1701.01841]

Optimizing microwave photodetection: Input-Output theory
M. Schöndorf, Luke C. G. Govia, M. Vavilov, R. McDermott, F. K. Wilhelm
Quantum Sci. Technol. 3(2) (2018)   [arXiv:1609.08887]

Quantum-Classical Interface Based on Single Flux Quantum Digital Logic
R.  McDermott, M. G. Vavilov, B. L. T. Plourde, F. K. Wilhelm, P. J. Liebermann, O. A. Mukhanov, T. A. Ohki     
Quantum Sci. Technol. 3, 024004 (2018)   [arXiv:1710.04645]

The European Quantum Technologies Roadmap
A. Acin, I. Bloch, H. Buhrman, T. Calarco, C. Eichler, J. Eisert, D. Esteve, N. Gisin, S. J. Glaser,
F. Jeletzko, S. Kuhr, M. Lewenstein, M. F. Riedel, P. O. Schmidt, R. Thew, A. Wallraff, I. Walmsley,  F. K. Wilhelm
New J. Phys. 20 (2018) 080201 [arXiv:1712.03773]

Tunable, Flexible, and Efficient Optimization of Control Pulses for Practical Qubits
S. Machnes, D.J. Tannor, F. K. Wilhelm and E. Assémat
Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 150401 (2018) [arXiv:1507.04261]

Nonlinear Parity Readout with a Microwave Photodetector
M. Schöndorf and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 97, 043849 (2018)   [arXiv:1801.00713]

Effects of gate errors in digital quantum simulations of fermionic systems
J.-M. Reiner, S. Zanker, I. Schwenk, J. Leppäkangas, F. K. Wilhelm, G. Schön and M. Marthaler
Quantum Sci. Technol. 3, 045008 (2018)   [arXiv:1804.06668]


Restless Tuneup of High-Fidelity Quantum Gates
M. A. Rol, C. C. Bultink, T. E. O'Brien, S. R. de Jong, L. S. Theis, X. Fu, F. Luthi, R. F. L. Vermeulen,
J. C. de Sterke, A. Bruno, D. Deurloo, R. N. Schouten, F. K. Wilhelm and L. DiCarlo
Phys. Rev. Applied 7, 041001 (2017)   [arXiv:1611.04815]

Nonadiabatic corrections to fast dispersive multiqubit gates involving Z control
L. S. Theis and F. K. Wilhelm
 Phys. Rev. A 95, 022314 (2017)   [arXiv:1611.02490]

Quantum Simulation of a Quantum Stochastic Walk
L. C. G. Govia, B. G. Taketani, P. K. Schuhmacher, F. K. Wilhelm
Quantum Science and Technology (2017)   [arXiv:1606.08096]

Linear and logarithmic time compositions of many-body systems
F. Motzoi, M. P. Kaicher, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 160503 (2017)   [arXiv:1705.10863]

Hybrid benchmarking of arbitrary quantum gates
T. Chasseur, D. M. Reich, C.P. Koch, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 95, 062335 (2017)   [arXiv:1606.03927]


Quantum gates and architecture for the quantum simulation of the Fermi-Hubbard model
P.-L. Dallaire-Demers and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 94, 062304 (2016)   [arXiv:1606.00208]

Simultaneous model selection and parameter estimation: A superconducting qubit coupled to a bath of incoherent two-level systems
M. P. V. Stenberg and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 94, 052119 (2016)   [arXiv:1608.05360]

High-fidelity Rydberg-blockade entangling gate using shaped, analytic pulses
L.S. Theis, F. Motzoi, F.K. Wilhelm and M. Saffman
PRA 94, 032306 (2016)   [arXiv:1605.08891]

Optimal Qubit Control Using Single-Flux Quantum Pulses
P.J. Liebermann and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Applied 6, 024022 (2016)   [arXiv:1512.05495]

Simultaneous gates in frequency-crowded multilevel systems using fast, robust, analytic control shapes
L.S. Theis, F. Motzoi and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 93.012324   [arXiv:1509.04152]

Entanglement Generated by the Dispersive Interaction: The Dressed Coherent State
L.C.G. Govia and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 93.012316   [arXiv:1506.04997]

Characterizing decohering quantum systems: Machine learning approach
M. P. V. Stenberg, O. Köhn, and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 93, 012122 (2016)   [arXiv:1510.05655]

Transient dynamics of a superconducting nonlinear oscillator
B. Bhupathi, P. Groszkowski, M. P. DeFeo, M. Ware, F. K. Wilhelm, B. L. T. Plourde
Phys. Rev. Applied 5, 024002 (2016)   [arXiv:1504.06883]

A method to efficiently simulate the thermodynamical properties of the Fermi-Hubbard model on a quantum computer
P.-L. Dallaire-Demers and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A. 93.032303   [arXiv:1508.04328]


Complete randomized benchmarking protocol accounting for leakage errors
T. Chasseur and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 92, 022335 (2015)   [arXiv:1505.00580]

Scalable two- and four-qubit parity measurement with a threshold photon counter
L.C.G. Govia, E.J. Pritchett, B.L.T. Plourde, M.G. Vavilov, R. McDermott, and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 92, 042333 (2015)   [arXiv:1502.03340]

Engineering adiabaticity at an avoided crossing with optimal control
T. Chasseur, L.S. Theis, Y.R. Sanders, D.J. Egger, and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 91, 043421 (2015)   [arXiv:1502.05175]

Qubit decoherence due to detector switching
I. Serban and F.K. Wilhelm
EPJ Quant. Tech. 2, 7 (2015) [arxiv:0905.3045]

The Bravyi-Kitaev Transformation: Properties and Applications
A. Tranter, S.Soa, J. Seeley, M. Kaicher, J. McClean, R. Babbush, P. Coveney, F. Mintert,
F. K. Wilhelm, P. Love
Int. J. Quant. Chem. DOI 10.1002/qua.24969

Unitary-Feedback-Improved Qubit Initialization in the Dispersive Regime
L.C.G. Govia and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Applied 4, 054001 (2015)   [arXiv:1506.05339]

Training Schrödinger's cat: quantum optimal control
S.J. Glaser, U. Boscain, T. Calarco, C. P. Koch, W. Köckenberger, R. Kosloff, I. Kuprov, B. 
Luy, S. Shirmer, T. Schulte-Herbrüggen, D. Sugny, F. K. Wilhelm
Eur. Phys. J. D 69, 279 (2015)   [arXiv:1508.00442]

Adaptive characterization of coherent states
M. P. V. Stenberg, K. Pack, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 92, 063852 (2015)   [arXiv:1508.04412]


High-fidelity qubit measurement with a microwave-photon counter
L.C.G. Govia, E.J. Pritchett, C. Xu, B.L.T. Plourde, M.G. Vavilov, F.K. Wilhelm, and R. McDermott
Phys. Rev. A 90, 062307 (2014)   [arXiv:1502.01564]

Optimal control of a quantum measurement
D.J. Egger and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 90, 052331 (2014) [arxiv:1408.6086]

Efficient estimation of resonant coupling between quantum systems
M. P. V. Stenberg, Y. R. Sanders, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 210404 (2014)   [arXiv:1407.5631]

Adaptive hybrid optimal quantum control for imprecisely characterized systems
D. J. Egger and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 240503 (2014)   [arxiv:1402.7193]

Optimized controlled Z gates for two superconducting qubits coupled through a resonator
D. J. Egger and F. K. Wilhelm
Supercond. Sci. Technol. 27 (2014) 014001   [arXiv:1306.6894]

Generating nonclassical states from classical radiation by subtraction measurements
L.C.G. Govia, E.J. Pritchett and F.K. Wilhelm
New J. Phys. 16 (2014) 045011   [arXiv:1210.4042]


Effect of environmental coupling on tunneling of quasiparticles in Josephson junctions
M.H. Ansari, F.K Wilhelm, U Sinha, and A. Sinha
Supercond. Sci. Technol. 26 (2013) 125013   [arXiv:1211.4745]

Multimode Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics with Hybrid Metamaterial Transmission Lines
D. J. Egger and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. Lett 111, 163601 (2013)   [arXiv:1302.5553]

Single-qubit gates in frequency-crowded transmon systems
R. Schutjens, F. Abu Dagga, D. J. Egger and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 90, 062307 (2014)   [arXiv:1306.2279]

Improving frequency selection of driven pulses using derivative-based transition suppression
Felix Motzoi and Frank K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 88, 062318 (2013)   [arXiv:1310.8363]


Theory of Josephson photomultipliers: optimal working conditions and back action
L.C.G Govia, E.J. Pritchett, S.T. Merkel, D. Pineau and F.K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 86, 032311 (2012) [arxiv:1206.0360]

High-fidelity quantum gates in the presence of dispersion
B. Khani, S. T. Merkel, F. Motzoi, J. M. Gambetta, F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 85, 022306 (2012) [arxiv:1111.1708]


Noise and microresonance of critical current in Josephson junction induced by Kondo trap states
M. H. Ansari and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. B 84, 235102 (2011) [arxiv:1106.4794]

Microwave photon counter based on Josephson Junctions
Y.-F. Chen, D. Hover, S. Sendelbach, L. Maurer, S. T. Merkel, E. J. Pritchett, F. K. Wilhelm, and R. McDermott
Phys Rev. Lett. 107, 217401 (2011) [arxiv:1011.4329]

Tunable coupling between three qubits as a building block for a superconducting quantum computer
P. Groszkowski, A. G. Fowler, F. Motzoi, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. B 84, 144516 (2011) [arxiv:1102.0307]

Optimal control methods for rapidly time-varying Hamiltonians
F. Motzoi, J. M. Gambetta, S. T. Merkel, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 84, 022307 (2011) [arxiv:1102.0584]

Analytic control methods for high-fidelity unitary operations in a weakly nonlinear oscillator
J. M. Gambetta, F. Motzoi, S. T. Merkel, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 83, 012308 (2011) [arxiv:1011.1949]


Generation and detection of NOON states in superconducting circuits
S. T. Merkel and F. K. Wilhelm
New J. Phys. 12, 093036 (2010)

Decoherence by electromagnetic fluctuations in double-quantum-dot charge qubits
D. C. B. Valente, E. R. Mucciolo, and F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. B 82, 125302 (2010)

Efficient creation of multipartite entanglement in flux qubits
J. Ferber and F. K. Wilhelm
Nanotechnology 21, 274015 (2010)

The size of macroscopic superposition states in flux qubits
J. I. Korsbakken, F. K. Wilhelm, and K. B. Whaley
EPL 89, 30003 (2010)

Relaxation of a qubit measured by a driven Duffing oscillator
I. Serban, M. I. Dykman, F. K. Wilhelm
Phys. Rev. A 81, 022305 (2010)

Last Modified: 20.03.2023