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Quantum Teleportation Between Distant Matter Qubits
January 22, 2009
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.A research team from the Joint Quantum Institute and the University of Maryland physics department report teleportation of quantum information between atomic quantum memories over long distances. A quantum bit stored in a single trapped Yb+ atom is teleported to a second Yb+ atom about 1 meter away, with an average fidelity of 90 percent.Full Story
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