Awschalom Group: Publications Latest

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  1. “Coherent control of spins with Gaussian acoustics,” S. J. Whiteley, G. Wolfowicz, C. P. Anderson, A. Bourassa, H. Ma, M. Ye, G. Koolstra, K. J. Satzinger, M. V. Holt, F. J. Heremans, A. N. Cleland, D. I. Schuster, G. Galli, D. D. Awschalom. arXiv, 1804.10996, 2018

  2. “Quantum control of surface acoustic wave phonons,” K. J. Satzinger, Y. P. Zhong, H. S. Chang, G. A. Peairs, A. Bienfait, M. H. Chou, A. Y. Cleland, C. R. Conner, E. Dumur, J. Grebel, I. Gutierrez, B. H. November, R. G. Povey, S. J. Whiteley, D. D. Awschalom, D. I. Schuster, A. N. Cleland. arXiv, 1804.07308, 2018

  3. “Microscale resolution thermal mapping using a flexible platform of patterned quantum sensors,” P. Andrich, J. Li, X. Liu, F. J. Heremans, P. F. Nealey, D. D. Awschalom. arXiV, 1803.06546, 2018

Recent Publications

  1. “Electrometry by optical charge conversion of deep defects in 4H-SiC,” G. Wolfowicz, S. J. Whiteley, D.D. Awschalom. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 201806998, 2018

  2. “Opportunities for Basic Research for Next-Generation Quantum Systems,” David Awschalom and Hans Christen, Chairs, Department of Energy, Office of Basic Energy Sciences, 2018. Available at

  3. “Stark tuning and electrical charge state control of single divacancies in silicon carbide,” (Editor's Pick) C. F. de las Casas, D. J. Christle, J. Hassan, T. Ohshima, N. T. Son, D. D. Awschalom. Appl. Phys. Lett., 111, 262403, 2017

  4. “Optical charge state control of spin defects in 4H-SiC,” G. Wolfowicz, C. P. Anderson, A. L. Yeats, S. J. Whiteley, J. Niklas, O. G. Poluektov, F. J. Heremans, D. D. Awschalom. Nature Communications, 8, 1876, 2017

  5. “Helicity dependent photocurrent in electrically gated (Bi,Sb)2Te3 thin films,” Y. Pan, Q. Wang, A. L. Yeats, T. Pillsbury, T. C. Flanagan, A. Richardella, H. Zhang, D. D. Awschalom, C. Liu, N. Samarth. Nature Communications, 8, 1037, 2017

  6. “Holonomic quantum control by coherent optical excitation in diamond,” B. B. Zhou, P. C. Jerger, V. O. Shkolnikov, F. J. Heremans, G. Burkard, D. D. Awschalom. Phys. Rev. Lett., 119, 140503, 2017

  7. “Addressing spin states with infrared light,” A. L. Falk. Science Perspectives, 357, 649, 2017

  8. “Local optical control of ferromagnetism and chemical potential in a topological insulator,” A. L. Yeats, P. J. Mintun, Y. Pan, A. Richardella, B. B. Buckley, N. Samarth, D. D. Awschalom. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 114, 10379, 2017

  9. “Stretchable persistent spin helices in GaAs quantum wells,” F. Dettwiler, J. Fu, S. Mack, P. J. Weigele, J. C. Egues, D. D. Awschalom, and D. M. Zumbühl. Phys. Rev. X, 7, 031010, 2017

  10. “Long-range spin wave mediated control of defect qubits in nanodiamonds,” P. Andrich, C. F. de las Casas, X. Liu, H. L. Bretscher, J. R. Berman, F. J. Heremans, P. F. Nealey, and D. D. Awschalom. npj Quantum Information, 3, 28, 2017

  11. “Isolated spin qubits in SiC with a high-fidelity infrared spin-to-photon interface,” D. J. Christle, P. V. Klimov, C. F. de las Casas, K. Szász, V. Ivády, V. Jokubavicius, J. Hassan, M. Syväjärvi, W. F. Koehl, T. Ohshima, N. T. Son, E. Janzén, Á. Gali, and D. D. Awschalom. Phys. Rev. X, 7, 021046, 2017

  12. “Designing a cavity-mediated quantum CPHASE gate between NV spin qubits in diamond,” G. Burkard, V. O. Shkolnikov, and D. D. Awschalom. Phys. Rev. B, 95, 205420, 2017

  13. “In situ study of annealing-induced strain relaxation in diamond nanoparticles using Bragg coherent diffraction imaging,” S. O. Hruszkewycz, W. Cha, P. Andrich, C. P. Anderson, A. Ulvestad, R. Harder, P. H. Fuoss, D. D. Awschalom, and F. J. Heremans. APL Materials, 5, 026105, 2017

  14. “Resonant optical spectroscopy and coherent control of Cr4+ spin ensembles in SiC and GaN,” (Editors' Suggestion) W. F. Koehl, B. Diler, S. J. Whiteley, A. Bourassa, N. T. Son, E. Janzén, and D. D. Awschalom. Phys. Rev. B, 95, 035207, 2017

  15. “Accelerated quantum control using superadiabatic dynamics in a solid-state lambda system,” B. B. Zhou, A. Baksic, H. Ribeiro, C. G. Yale, F. J. Heremans, P. C. Jerger, A. Auer, G. Burkard, A. A. Clerk, and D. D. Awschalom. Nature Physics, 13, 330–334, 2017

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