Date of Award

Spring 6-1-2019

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)

Departments/Programs

Physics and Astronomy

First Advisor

Mark Hillery

Second Advisor

Janos Bergou

Academic Program Adviser

Neepa Maitra

Abstract

A four-vertex quantum graph was analyzed with the objective of storing the highest ampli- tude of an incoming qubit. The procedure included the use of phase shifters to allow the user to store and release information when he or she chooses. Several parameters, such as the phase shift, location of the phase shifter, the size and shape of the binding graph and initial incoming state were varied independently to optimize the storage capacity of the graph.

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.