Questions tagged [open-quantum-systems]

For questions about the effect of a quantum system's environment on the system of interest.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
9 views

How to simulate master equation with a term of “cascaded formalism” with QuTiP?

I would like to simulate this master equation with QuTiP. The term in the second line is the so called "cascaded formalism" used for eliminates any feedback from system to the input nodes. But the ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Questions about the Hamiltonian of a decay

In paper Simulating quantum systems on a quantum computer the author mention in section 3, simulating a decay to obtain the ground state, and give the Hamiltonian for that: $$H=H_1+H_2 + H_{1I}\otimes ...
3
votes
1answer
85 views

Why do quantum computation models based on open quantum systems receive so little attention?

In almost all research on (universal) quantum computation the common models assumed from the outset are either the quantum circuit model with unitary gates, the measurement-based one-way model or the ...
2
votes
0answers
69 views

Modifying GRAPE for open quantum systems

This question requires the knowledge of GRAPE. More info can be found here and in this short presentation. I have tried to modify the grape_unitary() function in grape.py also to accommodate open ...
4
votes
1answer
427 views

Plotting Bloch sphere in QuTiP

Is there anyone who reproduced the Bloch sphere given in the paper QuTiP: An open-source Python framework for the dynamics of open quantum systems by J. R. Johansson, P. D. Nation, Franco Nori? I am ...
2
votes
1answer
78 views

How to formulate the master equation for three systems?

I have a three composite system of the form $H_{\text{tot}}=H_{ab}\otimes H_c$ where the system $C$ is behaving as the dissipator or the environment (I can model it as a thermal bath). And it is ...
5
votes
2answers
249 views

Only assuming the universe evolves according to a positive trace-preserving map, is there a proof that all subsystem evolution must be CPTP?

If we only assume that the wavefunction of the universe evolves according to $e^{-iHt}$, is there any proof that all subsystems of the universe (partial traces over parts of the universe) must evolve ...