TY - JOUR
T1 - Growth of graph states in quantum networks
JF - Physical Review A
Y1 - 2012
A1 - Cuquet, MartÃ
A1 - Calsamiglia, John
AB - We propose a scheme to distribute graph states over quantum networks in the presence of noise in the channels and in the operations. The protocol can be implemented efficiently for large graph sates of arbitrary (complex) topology. We benchmark our scheme with two protocols where each connected component is prepared in a node belonging to the component and subsequently distributed via quantum repeaters to the remaining connected nodes. We show that the fidelity of the generated graphs can be written as the partition function of a classical Ising-type Hamiltonian. We give exact expressions of the fidelity of the linear cluster and results for its decay rate in random graphs with arbitrary (uncorrelated) degree distributions.
VL - 86
UR - http://link.aps.org/doi/10.1103/PhysRevA.86.042304
ER -