Publications

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Preprints

A coherent nanomechanical oscillator driven by single-electron tunnelling
Yutian Wen, N. Ares, F.J. Schupp, T. Pei, G.A.D. Briggs, E.A. Laird
arXiv:1903.04474 (2019)
Radio-frequency optomechanical characterization of a silicon nitride drum
A. Pearson, K.E. Khosla, M. Mergenthaler, G.A.D. Briggs, E.A. Laird, N. Ares
arXiv:1903.01423 (2019)
Efficiently measuring a quantum device using machine learning
D.T. Lennon, H. Moon, L.C. Camenzind, Liuqi Yu, D.M. Zumbühl, G.A.D. Briggs, M.A. Osborne, E.A. Laird, N. Ares
arXiv:1810.10042 (2018)
Radio-frequency reflectometry of a quantum dot using an ultra-low-noise SQUID amplifier
F.J. Schupp, N. Ares, A.Mavalankar, J.Griffiths, G.A.C. Jones, I. Farrer, D.A. Ritchie, C.G. Smith, G.A.D. Briggs, E.A. Laird
arXiv:1810.05767 (2018)
High pressure electron spin resonance of the endohedral fullerene 15N@C60
R. T. Harding, A. Folli, J. Zhou, G. A. D. Briggs, K. Porfyrakis, E. A. Laird
arXiv:1712.05991 (2017)

Published

Measuring carbon nanotube vibrations using a single-electron transistor as a fast linear amplifier
Yutian Wen, N. Ares, T. Pei, G.A.D. Briggs, E.A. Laird
Applied Physics Letters 113 153101 (2018)
Displacemon electromechanics: how to detect quantum interference in a nanomechanical resonator
K.E. Khosla, M.R. Vanner, N. Ares, E.A. Laird
Physical Review X 8 021052 (2018)
Keeping Perfect Time With Caged Atoms (Popular article)
K. Porfyrakis, E.A. Laird
IEEE Spectrum 54 34 (2017)
Conditioned spin and charge dynamics of a single electron quantum dot
Eliska Greplova, Edward A. Laird, G. Andrew D. Briggs, Klaus Mølmer
Physical Review A 96 052104 (2017, Editor’s Suggestion)
 
Spin resonance clock transition of the endohedral fullerene 15N@C60
R.T. Harding, S. Zhou, J. Zhou, T. Lindvall, W.K. Myers, A. Ardavan, G.A.D. Briggs, K. Porfyrakis, E.A. Laird
Physical Review Letters 119 140801 (2017)
Strong coupling of microwave photons to antiferromagnetic fluctuations in an organic magnet
M. Mergenthaler, J. Liu, J. J. Le Roy, N. Ares, A. L. Thompson, L. Bogani, F. Luis, S. J. Blundell, T. Lancaster, A. Ardavan, G. A. D. Briggs, P. J. Leek, E. A. Laird
Physical Review Letters 119 147701 (2017)
Hyperfine and spin-orbit coupling effects on decay of spin-valley states in a carbon nanotube
T. Pei, A. Pályi, M. Mergenthaler, N. Ares, A. Mavalankar, J. H. Warner, G. A. D. Briggs, E. A. Laird
Physical Review Letters 118 177701 (2017)
Resonant optomechanics with a vibrating carbon nanotube and a radio-frequency cavity
Natalia Ares, Tian Pei, Aquila Mavalankar, Matthias Mergenthaler, Jamie H. Warner, G. Andrew D. Briggs, Edward A. Laird
Physical Review Letters 117 170801 (2016, Editor’s Suggestion)
 
Photon-assisted tunneling and charge dephasing in a carbon nanotube double quantum dot
Aquila Mavalankar, Tian Pei, Erik M. Gauger, Jamie H. Warner, G. Andrew D. Briggs, Edward A. Laird
Physical Review B 93 235428 (2016)
Sensitive radio-frequency measurements of a quantum dot by tuning to perfect impedance matching
N. Ares, F.J. Schupp, A. Mavalankar, G. Rogers, J. Griffiths, G.A.C. Jones, I. Farrer, D.A. Ritchie, C.G. Smith, A. Cottet, G.A.D. Briggs, E.A. Laird
Physical Review Applied 5 034011 (2016)
Quantum transport in carbon nanotubes
Edward A. Laird, Ferdinand Kuemmeth, Gary Steele, Kasper Grove-Rasmussen, Jesper Nygård, Karsten Flensberg, and Leo P. Kouwenhoven
Reviews of Modern Physics 87 703 (2015)
A wide-band tunable phase shifter for radio-frequency reflectometry
G. Yin, G.A.D. Briggs, E.A. Laird
arXiv:1412.4200 (2014)
Electrically driven spin resonance in a bent disordered carbon nanotube
Ying Li, Simon C. Benjamin, G. Andrew D. Briggs, Edward A. Laird
Physical Review B 90 195440 (2014)
A valley-spin qubit in a carbon nanotube
Edward A. Laird, Fei Pei, and Leo P. Kouwenhoven
Nature Nanotechnology 8 565-568 (2013)
See FOM press release and Discovery.com article.
Large spin-orbit coupling in carbon nanotubes
G.A. Steele, F. Pei, E.A. Laird, J.M. Jol, H.B. Meerwaldt, and L.P. Kouwenhoven
Nature Communications 4 1573 (2013)
Valley-spin blockade and spin resonance in carbon nanotubes
Fei Pei, Edward A. Laird, Gary A. Steele and Leo P. Kouwenhoven
Nature Nanotechnology 7 630 (2012)
See News & Views by G. Burkard, press release by FOM, and FOM film challenge movie.
A High Quality Factor Carbon Nanotube Mechanical Resonator at 39 GHz
Edward A. Laird, Fei Pei, Wei Tang, Gary A. Steele, and Leo P. Kouwenhoven
Nano Letters 112 193 (2012)
Charge-State Conditional Operation of a Spin Qubit
I. van Weperen, B. D. Armstrong, E. A. Laird, J. Medford, C. M. Marcus, M. P. Hanson, A. C. Gossard
Physical Review Letters 107 030506 (2011)
Coherent spin manipulation in an exchange-only qubit
E. A. Laird, J. M. Taylor, D. P. DiVincenzo, C. M. Marcus, M. P. Hanson, and A. C. Gossard
Physical Review B 82 075403 (2010, Editor’s Suggestion)
 
Electrical control of quantum dot spin qubits
E. A. Laird
PhD thesis, Harvard University (2009)
A new mechanism of electric dipole spin resonance: hyperfine coupling in quantum dots
E.A. Laird, C. Barthel, E.I. Rashba, C.M. Marcus, M.P. Hanson, A.C. Gossard
Semiconductor Science and Technology 24 064004 (2009, cover image)
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Measurement of Temporal Correlations of the Overhauser Field in a Double Quantum Dot
D.J. Reilly, J.M. Taylor, E.A.Laird, J.R.Petta, C.M. Marcus, M.P. Hanson, A.C. Gossard
Physical Review Letters 101 236803 (2008)
Hyperfine-mediated gate-driven electron spin resonance
E.A. Laird, C. Barthel, E.I. Rashba, C.M. Marcus, M.P. Hanson, A.C. Gossard
Physical Review Letters 99 246601 (2007)
See related News and Views by Y. Tokura.
Preparing, manipulating, and measuring quantum states on a chip
J.R. Petta, A.C. Johnson, J.M. Taylor, E.A. Laird, A. Yacoby, M.D. Lukin, C.M. Marcus, M.P. Hanson, A.C. Gossard
Physica E 35 251 (2006)
Effect of Exchange Interaction on Spin Dephasing in a Double Quantum Dot
E. A. Laird, J. R. Petta, A. C. Johnson, C. M. Marcus, A. Yacoby, M. P. Hanson, A. C. Gossard
Physical Review Letters 97 056801 (2006)
Coherent Manipulation of Coupled Electron Spins in Semiconductor Quantum dots
J. R. Petta, A. C. Johnson, J. M. Taylor, E. A. Laird, A. Yacoby, M. D. Lukin, C. M. Marcus, M. P. Hanson, A. C. Gossard
Science 309 2180 (2005)
See Perspective by D. DiVincenzo.
First results from MAST
A. Sykes, R.J. Akers, L.C. Appel, E.R. Arends, P.G. Carolan, N.J. Conway, G.F. Counsell, G. Cunningham, A. Dnestrovskij, Yu.N. Dnestrovskij, A.R. Field, S.J. Fielding, M.P. Gryaznevich, S. Korsholm, E. A. Laird, R. Martin, M.P.S. Nightingale, C.M. Roach, M.R. Tournianski, M.J. Walsh, C.D. Warrick, H.R. Wilson, S. You, MAST Team and NBI Team,
Nuclear Fusion 41 1423 (2001)