QEG group picture:
The group in September 2013

Highlights

 


March 2014:
The group heads to the ENC conference in Boston

March 2014:
Second annual ski trip!

February 2014:
Ken represents our group at RLE Immersion on Quantum Computation and Communication. Good job! (also posters by Clarice, Ulf, Masashi and Luca).

January 2014:
Our work on Walsh-based quantum magnetometry is highlighted on the MIT News

November 2013:
Congratulations to Alex, Easwar and Honam, whose paper on Walsh-based quantum waveform reconstruction is accepted in Nature Communication

November 2013:
The group keeps growing! We welcome Dr. Kasturi Saha, who joins us from Cornell, with a nice Dim Sum in Chinatown.

November 2013:
Prof. Dario Poletti visits us from Singapore's SUTD

November 2013:
We host the second review of the QuISM MURI program. Thanks to everybody who contributed and presented posters.

October 2013:
We welcome Nicole Fabbri who visits us from LENS in Florence.

October 2013:
Prof. Cappellaro is part of an interdisciplinary panel on women in academia, hosted by Undergraduate Women in Physics. The panel was held in honor of Pressor Dresselhaus’s contributions to women and junior faculty.

October 2013:
A warm welcome to Dr. Luca Marseglia, the last addition to the group!

September 2013:
Our results on a novel and efficient method to reconstruct time-dependent fields with quantum sensors appear in Phys. Rev. A.

September 2013:
Prof. Elica Kyoseva and Dr. Ulf Bissbort join the group from SUTD

August 2013:
Easwar result's on efficient methods for estimating the performance of quantum measurements are published in Phys. Rev. A. Congratulations to Easwar that has moved on to a fellowship at IBM.

August 2013:
Compressive sensing methods can help speeding up quantum metrology: results posted on the ArXiv.

July 2013:
Prof. Cappellaro is appointed Esther and Harold E. Edgerton Career Development Associate Professor

June 2013:
New results from the NMR setup: decoherence of multi-spin states

May 2013:
We post on the arxiv a series of two papers showing a method to reconstruct arbitrary time-dependent magnetic fields and its experimental implementation

May 2013:
We introduce a novel method for Hamiltonian engineering in Phys. Rev. Lett.. Congratulations to Ashok!

April 2013:
Results from our collaboration with Walsworth group are published in Phys. Rev. Lett.

March 2013:
First annual QEG Ski Trip!

March 2013:
Prof. Cappellaro co-organize the Rising Stars in Nuclear Science and Engineering Symposium

February 2013:
New results on quantum information transport appear in Phys. Rev. B.

February 7-8, 2013:
Review meeting for the MURI QuISM program at MIT/Harvard

January 2013:
Congratulations to Clarice and Masashi : their article on composite-pulse magnetometry appears in Nature Communications.

January 2013:
Prof. Cappellaro wins a MISTI grant to collaborate with Prof. Jero Maze at PUC.

December 2012:
Congratulations to Masashi and Clarice: their article on continuous dynamical decoupling magnetometry appears in Phys. Rev. A.

December 2012:
Our article describing a novel gyroscope in diamond appear in Phys. Rev. A

October 2012:
Meet us and learn about our work at the RLE Fair on 10.19.12

September 2012:
Dr. Easwar Magesan and Ken Wei join the group. Welcome!

August 2012:
Gurneet's paper on initialization and readout of spin chains appears in New Journal of Physics.

July 2012:
A flurry of new results are posted on the arXives: papers by Clarice, Masashi and Ashok.

July 2012:
Prof. Teshima and his group from Shinshu University visit MIT.

May 2012:
Our paper on dynamical decoupling in complex spin baths has been published in Nature Communications.

April 2012:
Clarice is spotlighted on the NSE Department webpage.

April 2012:
Congratulations to Ashok for publishing in Physical Review A very nice results on mixed-state spin transport in complex networks.

April 4, 2012:
Prof. Cappellaro presents recent results of the Quantum Engineering Group to the NSE Department.

March 2012:
Our paper on "Environment Assisted Metrology with Spin Qubits" appears in Physical Review A.

March 16, 2012:
Clarice presents her work at the NSE Doctoral Research Expo.

March 2012:
Prof. Cappellaro's paper on "Spin narrowing with adaptive parameter estimation" is published as a rapid communication in Phys. Rev A.

March 2012:
QEG members present their work on magnetometry, transport in spin networks and in spin chains at the APS March meeting.

February 2012:
Congratulations to Alex and Ashok for passying their Quals! Here is a picture from the celebration.

January 2012:
Prof. Cappellaro has been selected as a recipient of the 2012 AFOSR Young Investigator Award.
More information on the MIT News website.

January 2012:
Prof. Cappellaro wins a seed fund from MISTI for a collaborative project with Shinshu University.

November 2011:
The Kick-off meeting for the Quantum Enabled Imaging, Sensing and Metrology (QuISM) MURI Program will be on November 28-29 at MIT. More information on the QuISM website.

October 2011:
Dr. Kaur presents her recent work at Materials Day 2011.

October 2011:
Our work on "Experimental characterization of coherent magnetization transport in a one-dimensional spin system" is published in New Journal of Physics.

September 2011:
We are now part of the Center for Ultracold Atoms, whose NSF grant has been renewed for 5 years.

September 2011:
Prof. Cappellaro will lead a Multidisciplinary University Reasearch Initiative (MURI) program aimed at developing novel Multi-Qubit Enhanced Sensing and Metrology techniques. This program is supported by a grant from ARO.

August 2011:
Prof. Cappellaro attends the Spintech6 summer school and conference.

June 2011:
Congratulations to Clarice for receiving a fellowship from the Schlumberger Foundation: she will be part of the Faculty for the Future Program. Her award has also been highlighted in the MIT news website.

May 2011:
Congratulations to Alex for receiving a fellowship from NSERC.

May 2011:
The Quantum Engineering Group is spotlighted in the NSE Department and MIT news.

May 2011:
Prof. Cappellaro gives a talk at the 2011 xQIT Conference, "Difficult Problems in Quantum Information Theory".

April 2011:
Our work on "Environment-Assisted Precision Measurement" is published in Physics Review Letters.

April 2011:
Magnetic field imaging with nitrogen-vacancy ensemble is published in New Journal of physics.

March 2011:
Our paper "Imaging mesoscopic nuclear spin noise with a diamond magnetometer", has been selected to be in the Journal of Chemical Physics Editors' Choice for 2010 list.

March 2011:
Prof. Cappellaro and Dr. Kaur win a CSME award to support the growth of crystals used to study nuclear spin transport.

March 2011:
Dr. HoNam Yum joins the group as a postdoc. Gary Wolfowicz will be a visiting student in the group until the end of Summer.

March 2011:
Our paper on "Coherent-state transfer via highly mixed quantum spin chains" is published in Phys. Rev. A.

February 2011:
Congratulations to Masashi for passing the General Examination!

November 2010:
Dr. Gurneet Kaur joins the group.

October 2010:
The article "Imaging mesoscopic nuclear spin noise with a diamond magnetometer", in press in the Journal of Chemical Physics, has been featured as a Research Highlight on JCP's home page.

September 2010:
Ashok Ajoy and Alexandre Cooper-Roy join the group.

August 2010:
Prof. Cappellaro is awarded an NSF grant:
"Spin Bath of a Central Spin System in Diamond: Polarization and Coherent Control".

July 2010, the confocal setup

QEG lab
April 2010:
Prof. Cappellaro and colleagues at Harvard are awarded a grant from NIST:
Quantum control techniques for diamond-based magnetometers with applications to quantum information processing.

February 2010, QEG's lab is ready!

Visit us in Bld. 26-305

QEG lab
September 2009
Clarice Aiello and Masashi Hirose are the first to join QEG.