Publications

2016

Robust quantum-network memory using decoherence-protected subspaces of nuclear spins
Andreas Reiserer, Norbert Kalb, Machiel S. Blok, Koen J. M. van Bemmelen, Daniel J. Twitchen, Matthew Markham, Tim H. Taminiau, Ronald Hanson
Submitted (2016)
(arXiv)

Loophole-free Bell test using electron spins in diamond: second experiment and additional analysis
B. Hensen, N. Kalb, M.S. Blok, A. Dréau, A. Reiserer, R.F.L. Vermeulen, R.N. Schouten, M. Markham, D.J. Twitchen, K. Goodenough, D. Elkouss, S. Wehner, T.H. Taminiau, R. Hanson
Submitted (2016)
(arXivopen data)

2015

Loophole-free Bell inequality violation using electron spins separated by 1.3 kilometres
B. Hensen, H. Bernien, A. E. Dréau, A. Reiserer, N. Kalb, M.S. Blok, J. Ruitenberg, R. F. L. Vermeulen, R. N. Schouten, C. Abellán, W. Amaya, V. Pruneri, M. W. Mitchell, M. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, D. Elkouss, S. Wehner, T. H. Taminiau, R. Hanson
Nature 526, 682-686 (2015)
(arXiv, online, open data)

Towards quantum networks of single spins: analysis of a quantum memory with an optical interface in diamond
M. S. Blok, N. Kalb, A. Reiserer, T. H. Taminiau and R. Hanson
Faraday Discussions, advance online publication, doi:10.1039/C5FD00113G (2015)
(online)

Repeated quantum error correction on a continuously encoded qubit by real-time feedback
J. Cramer, N. Kalb, M. A. Rol, B. Hensen, M. S. Blok, M. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, R. Hanson and T. H. Taminiau
In press (2015)
(arXiv)

Optimized quantum sensing with a single electron spin using real-time adaptive measurements
C. Bonato, M. S. Blok, H. T. Dinani, D. W. Berry, M. L. Markham, D. J. Twitchen and R. Hanson
Nature Nanotechnology (in press), doi:10.1038/nnano.2015.261 (2015).
(arXiv)

Coherent manipulation, measurement and entanglement of individual solid-state spins using optical fields
W. B. Gao, A. Imamoglu, H. Bernien & R. Hanson
Nature Photonics 9, 363–373 (2015)
(online)

2014

Unconditional quantum teleportation between distant solid-state qubits
W. Pfaff, B. Hensen, H. Bernien, S. B. van Dam, M. S. Blok, T. H. Taminiau, M. J. Tiggelman, R. N., Schouten, M. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, R. Hanson
Science 345, 532–535 (2014)
(abstractreprintarXiv)
See also this perspective article in Science Magazine, and this popular review in The New York Times. More information, including an overview of world-wide media coverage and some nice pictures can be found here.

Quantumcomputers: hoe en wanneer
Ronald Hanson & Floris Zwanenburg
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde Juni, 179, (2014).

Manipulating a qubit through the backaction of sequential partial measurements and real-time feedback
M.S. Blok, C. Bonato, M.L. Markham, D.J. Twitchen, V.V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson
Nature Physics 10, 189–193 (2014)
(onlinearXiv)
See also this article in Physics World and this Nature Physics news and views.

Universal control and error correction in multi-qubit spin registers in diamond
T. H. Taminiau, J. Cramer, T. van der Sar, V. V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson
Nature Nanotechnology, 9, 171-176 (2014)
(onlinearXiv)
See also this Nature Nanotechnology news and views.

2013

Door meten tot quantumverstrengeling
Tim Hugo Taminiau & Ronald Hanson
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde November, 430, (2013).

Heralded entanglement between solid-state qubits separated by three meters
H. Bernien, B. Hensen, W. Pfaff, G. Koolstra, M. S. Blok, L. Robledo, T. H. Taminiau, M. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, L. Childress, R. Hanson
Nature 497, 86 (2013)
(online – arXiv)
See also this commentary by David DiVincenzo and this Nature news story.

Diamond NV centers for quantum computing and quantum networks
Lilian Childress and Ronald Hanson
MRS Bulletin 38, 134-138  (2013)
(online)

Top-down fabrication of plasmonic nanostructures for deterministic coupling to single quantum emitters
W. Pfaff, A. Vos, R. Hanson
Journal of Applied Physics 113, 024310 (2013)
(onlinearXiv)

Probing dynamics of an electron-spin ensemble via a superconducting resonator
V. Ranjan, G. de Lange, R. Schutjens, T. Debelhoir, J. P. Groen, D. Szombati, D. J. Thoen, T. M. Klapwijk, R. Hanson, L. DiCarlo
Physical Review Letters 110, 067004 (2013)
(onlinearXiv)

Opening up three quantum boxes causes classically undetectable wavefunction collapse
R. E. George, L. Robledo, O. Maroney, M. Blok, H. Bernien, M. L. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, J. J. L. Morton, G. A. D. Briggs, R. Hanson
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110, 3777 (2013)
(onlinearXiv)

Demonstration of entanglement-by-measurement of solid state qubits
W. Pfaff, T.H. Taminiau, L. Robledo, H. Bernien, M.L. Markham, D. J. Twitchen, R. Hanson
Nature Physics 9, 29 (2013)
(online – arXiv)

2012

Detection and control of individual nuclear spins using a weakly coupled electron spin
T. H. Taminiau, J. J. T. Wagenaar, T. van der Sar, F. Jelezko, V. V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson
Physical Review Letters 109, 137602 (2012)
(onlinearXiv)

Comparison of dynamical decoupling protocols for a nitrogen-vacancy center in diamond
Z.H. Wang, G. de Lange, D. Riste, R. Hanson, V. V. Dobrovitski
Physical Review B 85, 155204 (2012)
(onlinearXiv)

Controlling the quantum dynamics of a mesoscopic spin bath in diamond
G. de Lange, T. van der Sar, M.S. Blok, Z.H. Wang, V.V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson
Scientific Reports 2, 382 (2012)
(online)

Effect of a nanoparticle on the optical properties of a photonic crystal cavity: theory and experiment
T. van der Sar, J. Hagemeier, W. Pfaff, E. Heeres, S. Thon, H. Kim, P. Petroff, T. Oosterkamp, D. Bouwmeester, R. Hanson
Journal of the Optical Society of America B 29, 698 (2012)
(online)

Decoherence-protected quantum gates for a hybrid solid-state spin register
T. van der Sar, Z.H. Wang, M. S. Blok, H. Bernien, T. H. Taminiau, D.M. Toyli, D. A. Lidar, D. D. Awschalom, R. Hanson, V. V. Dobrovitski
Nature 484, 82 (2012)
(online)

Een geflipt elektron leeft langer
G. de lange, T. van der Sar, R. Hanson
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde Januari, 4, (2012)
(reprint)

Two-photon quantum interference from separate nitrogen vacancy centers in diamond
H. Bernien, L. Childress, L. Robledo, M. Markham, D. Twitchen, R. Hanson
Physical Review Letters 108, 043604 (2012)
(online)
see also this synopsis in Physics.

 

2011

High-fidelity projective read-out of a solid-state spin quantum register
L. Robledo, L. Childress, H. Bernien, B. Hensen, P.F. A. Alkemade, R. Hanson
Nature 477, 547 (2011).
(online)
see also this related News & Views article in Nature.

Deterministic nano-assembly of a coupled quantum emitter – photonic crystal cavity system (Cover article)
T. van der Sar, J. Hagemeier, W. Pfaff, E.C. Heeres, S.M. Thon, H. Kim, P.M. Petroff, T.H. Oosterkamp, D. Bouwmeester, R. Hanson
Applied Physics Letters 98, 193103 (2011).
(onlinearXivcover)

Single-spin magnetometry with multi-pulse dynamical decoupling sequences
G. de Lange, D. Ristè, V. V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson
Physical Review Letters 106, 080802 (2011).
(onlinereprint)

Spin dynamics in the optical cycle of single nitrogen-vacancy centres in diamond
L. Robledo, H. Bernien, T. van der Sar, R. Hanson
New Journal of Physics 13, 025013 (2011).
(onlinereprint)

 

2010

Control and coherence of the optical transition of single defect centers in diamond
L. Robledo, H. Bernien, I. van Weperen, R. Hanson
Physical Review Letters 105, 177403 (2010).
(onlinereprint)

Universal dynamical decoupling of a single solid-state spin from a spin bath
G. de Lange, Z. H. Wang, D. Ristè, V. V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson
Science 330, 60 (2010).
(online)

Bootstrap tomography of high-precision pulses for quantum control
V. V. Dobrovitski, G. de Lange, D. Ristè, R. Hanson
Physical Review Letters 105, 077601 (2010).
(onlinereprint)

 

2009

Quantumcircuitjes bouwen in een elektronenmicroscoop
Toeno van der Sar, Erwin Heeres, Tjerk Oosterkamp, Ronald Hanson
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde November, 408, (2009).
(reprint)

Decay of Rabi oscillations by dipolar-coupled dynamical spin environments
V.V. Dobrovitski, A.E. Feiguin, R. Hanson, D.D. Awschalom
Physical Review Letters 102, 237601 (2009).
(onlinereprint)

Mother Nature outgrown
Ronald Hanson
Nature Materials 8, 368 (2009).
(onlinereprint)

Nanopositioning of a diamond nanocrystal containing a single nitrogen vacancy defect center
T. van der Sar, E.C. Heeres, G.M. Dmochowski, G. de Lange, L. Robledo, T.H. Oosterkamp, R. Hanson
Applied Physics Letters 94, 173104 (2009).
(onlinereprint)

Generation and transport of photoexcited electrons in single-crystal diamond
F.J. Heremans, G.D. Fuchs, C.F. Wang, R. Hanson, D.D. Awschalom
Applied Physics Letters 94, 152102 (2009).
(onlinereprint)

 

2008

Single-atom doping for quantum device development in diamond and silicon
C.D. Weis, A. Schuh, A. Batra, A. Persaud, I.W. Rangelow, J. Bokor, C.C. Lo, S. Cabrini, E. Sideras-Haddad, G.D. Fuchs, R. Hanson, D.D. Awschalom, T. Schenkel
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 26, 2596 (2008).
(onlinereprint)

Excited-state spectroscopy using single-spin manipulation in diamond
G.D. Fuchs, V.V. Dobrovitski, R. Hanson, A. Batra, C.D. Weis, T. Schenkel, D.D. Awschalom
Physical Review Letters 101, 117601 (2008).
(onlinereprint)

Quenching spin decoherence in diamond through spin bath polarization
Susumu Takahashi, Ronald Hanson, Johan van Tol, Mark S. Sherwin, David D. Awschalom
Physical Review Letters 101, 047601 (2008).
(onlinereprint)
see also this synopsis in Physics.

Decoherence dynamics of a single spin versus spin ensemble
V. V. Dobrovitski, A. E. Feiguin, D. D. Awschalom, R. Hanson
Physical Review B 77, 245212 (2008).
(onlinereprint)

Coherent manipulation of single spins in semiconductors (Insight Review)
Ronald Hanson and David D. Awschalom
Nature 453, 1043 (2008).
(onlinereprint)

Coherent dynamics of a single spin interacting with an adjustable spin bath (cover article)
R. Hanson, V. V. Dobrovitski, A. E. Feiguin, O. Gywat, D. D. Awschalom
Science 320, 352 (2008).
(onlinereprintsupporting material)

 

2006-2007

The Diamond Age of Spintronics
David D. Awschalom, Ryan Epstein, Ronald Hanson
Scientific American 297, 84 (2007).
(onlinereprint)

Fabrication and characterization of two-dimensional photonic crystal microcavities in nanocrystalline diamond
C.F. Wang, R. Hanson, D.D. Awschalom, E.L. Hu, T. Feygelson, J. Yang, J.E. Butler
Applied Physics Letters 91, 201112 (2007).
(onlinereprint)

Room-temperature manipulation and decoherence of a single spin in diamond
R. Hanson, O. Gywat, D.D. Awschalom
Physical Review B 74, 161203(R) (2006).
(onlinereprint)

Polarization and readout of coupled single spins in diamond
R. Hanson, F.M. Mendoza, R.J. Epstein, D.D. Awschalom
Physical Review Letters 97, 087601 (2006).
(onlinereprint)
see also this related News & Views article in Nature.

Physical Review Letters (in press)