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April 13, 2022

Chip containing ion trap to capture and control atomic ion qubits

A chip containing an ion trap that researchers use to capture and control atomic ion qubits (quantum bits).

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant DMR 1747426.]

Learn more in University of Maryland news story Foundation step shows quantum computers can be better than the sum of their parts. (Date image taken: 2010; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: April 13, 2022)

Credit: Kai Hudek/JQI

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