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Diamond as a Solid State Quantum Computer with a Linear Chain of Nuclear Spins System

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By removing a 12C atom from the tetrahedral configuration of the diamond, replacing it by a 13C atom, and repeating this in a linear direction, it is possible to have a linear chain of nuclear spins one half and to build a solid state quantum computer. One qubit rotation, controlled-not (CNOT) and controlled-controlled-not (CCNOT) quantum gates are obtained immediately from this configuration. CNOT and CCNOT quantum gates are used to determined the design parameters of this quantum computer.

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G. López and G. López, "Diamond as a Solid State Quantum Computer with a Linear Chain of Nuclear Spins System," Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 5 No. 1, 2014, pp. 55-60. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2014.51009.


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