Recent Publications

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  1. A. Omran, H. Levine, A. Keesling, G. Semeghini, T.T. Wang, S. Ebadi, H. Bernien, A.S. Zibrov, H. Pichler, S. Choi, J. Cui, M. Rossignolo, P. Rembold, S. Montangero, T. Calarco, M. Endres, M. Greiner, V. Vuletić, M.D. Lukin, “Generation and manipulation of Schrödinger cat states in Rydberg atom arrays,” Science 365, 6453: 570-574, doi:10.1126/science.aax9743 (2019)
  2. B. Machielse, S. Bogdanovic, S. Meesala, S. Gauthier, M.J. Burek, G. Joe, M. Chalupnik, Y.-I. Sohn, J. Holzgrafe, R.E. Evans, C. Chia, H. Atikian, M.K. Bhaskar, D.D. Sukachev, L. Shao, S. Maity, M.D. Lukin, Marko Loncar, “Quantum interference of electromechanically stabilized emitters in nanophotonic devices,” Physical Review X 9, 031022, doi:10.1103/PhysRevX.9.031022 (2019)
  3. H. Zhou, J. Choi, S. Choi, R. Landig, A.M. Douglas, J. Isoya, F. Jelezko, S. Onoda, H. Sumiya, P. Cappellaro, H.S. Knowles, H. Park, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Metrology with Strongly Interacting Spin Systems,” arXiv:1907.10066 (2019)
  4. B. Zhu, J. Marino, N.Y. Yao, M.D. Lukin, E.A. Demler, “Dicke time crystals in driven-dissipative quantum many-body systems,” New Journal of Physics 21, doi:10.1088/1367-2630/ab2afe (2019)
  5. J. Borregaard, H. Pichler, T. Schoder, M.D. Lukin, P. Lodahl, A.S. Sørensen, “One-way quantum repeater based on near-deterministic photon-emitter interfaces,” arXiv:1907.05101 (2019)
  6. J. Choi, H. Zhou, H.S. Knowles, R. Landig, S. Choi, M.D. Lukin, “Robust Dynamic Hamiltonian Engineering of Many-Body Spin Systems,” arXiv:1907.03771 (2019)
  7. A. Celi, B. Vermersch, O. Viyuela, H. Pichler, M.D. Lukin, P. Zoller, “Emerging 2D Gauge theories in Rydberg configurable arrays,” arXiv:1907.03311 (2019)
  8. D. Kim, A. Keesling, A. Omran, H. Levine, H. Bernien, M. Greiner, M.D. Lukin, D.R. Englund, “Large-Scale Uniform Optical Focus Array Generation with a Phase Spatial Light Modulator,” Optics Letters 44, 12: 3178-3181, doi:10.1364/OL.44.003178 (2019)
  9. S. Choi C.J. Turner, H. Pichler, W.W. Ho, A.A. Michailidis, Z. Papic, M. Serbyn, M.D. Lukin, D.A. Abanin, “Emergent SU(2) dynamics and perfect quantum many-body scars,” Physical Review Letters 122, 220603, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.220603 (2019)
  10. G. Torlai, B. Timar, E.P.L. van Nieuwenburg, H. Levine, A. Omran, A. Keesling, H. Bernien, M. Greiner, V. Vuletić, M.D. Lukin, R.G. Melko, M.Endres, “Integrating Neural Networks with a Quantum Simulator for State Reconstruction,” arXiv1904.08441 (2019)
  11. T.I. Andersen, B.L. Dwyer, J.D. Sanchez-Yamagishi, J.F. Rodriguez-Nieva, K. Agarwal, K. Wantanbe, T. Taniguchi, E.A. Demler, P. Kim, H. Park, M.D. Lukin, “Electron-phonon instability in graphene revealed by global and local noise probes,” Science 364, 6436: 154-157, doi:10.1126/science.aaw2104 (2019)
  12. R. Bekenstein, I. Pikovski, H. Pichler, E. Shahmoon, S.F. Yelin, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum metasurfaces,” arXiv:1904.07369 (2019)
  13. A. Keesling, A. Omran, H. Levine, H. Bernien, H. Pichler, S. Choi, R. Samajdar, S. Schwartz, P. Silvi, S. Sachdev, P. Zoller, M. Endres, M. Greiner, V. Vuletic, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Kibble-Zurek mechanism and critical dynamics on a programmable Rydberg simulator,” Nature 568, 207, doi:10.1038/s41586-019-1070-1 (2019)
  14. A.M. Dibos, Y. Zhou, L.A. Jauregui, G. Scuri, D.S. Wild, Alexander A. High, Takashi Taniguchi, Kenji Watanabe, Mikhail D. Lukin, Philip Kim, Hongkun Park, “Electrically Tunable Exciton–Plasmon Coupling in a WSe2 Monolayer Embedded in a Plasmonic Crystal Cavity,” Nano Letters 19, 6: 3543-3547, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b00484 (2019)
  15. S. Bogdanovic, B. Machielse, S. Meesala, S. Gauthier, G. Joe, M. Chalupnik, J. Holzgrafe, C. Chia, M.D. Lukin, M. Loncar, "Strain control of silicon-vacancy centers in diamond nanophotonic devices," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2019), paper JW3A.4, doi:10.1364/CLEO_AT.2019.JW3A.4 (2019)
  16. M.S. Chan, R. Landig, J. Choi, H. Zhou, X. Liao, M.D. Lukin, H. Park, P.K. Lo, “Stepwise Ligand-induced Self-assembly for Facile Fabrication of Nanodiamond–Gold Nanoparticle Dimers via Noncovalent Biotin–Streptavidin Interactions,” Nano Letters 19, 3: 2020-2026, doi:10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b00113 (2019)
  17. J. Choi, H. Zhou, S. Choi, R. Landig, W.W. Ho, J. Isoya, F. Jelezko, S. Onoda, H. Sumiya, D.A. Abanin, M.D. Lukin, “Probing quantum thermalization of a disordered dipolar spin ensemble with discrete time-crystalline order,” Physical Reivew Letters 122, 043603, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.043603 (2019)
  18. W.W. Ho, S. Choi, H. Pichler, M.D. Lukin, “Periodic Orbits, Entanglement and Quantum Many-body scars in constrained models: Matrix product state approach,” Physical Review Letters 122, 040603, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.440603 (2019)
  19. You Zhou, Giovanni Scuri, Jiho Sung, Ryan J. Gelly, Dominik S. Wild, Kristiaan De Greve, Andrew Y. Joe, Takashi Taniguchi, Kanji Watanabe, Philip Kim, Mikhail D. Lukin, Hongkun Park, “Controlling excitons in an atomically thin membrane with a mirror,” arXiv:1901.08500 (Jan 24 2019).



  1. O. Cotlet, D.S. Wild, M.D. Lukin, A. Imamoglu, “Rotons in Optical Excitation Spectra of Monolayer Semiconductors,” arXiv:1812.10494 (2018)
  2. L.A. Jauregui, A.Y. Joe, K. Pistunova, D.S. Wild, A.A. High, Y. Zhou, G. Scuri, K. de Greve, A. Sushko, C.-H. Yu, T. Taniguchi, K. Wantanabe, D.J. Needleman, M.D. Lukin, H. Park, “Electrical Control of Interlayer Exciton Dynamics in Atomically Thin Heterostructures,” arXiv:1812.08691 (2018)
  3. L. Zhou, S. Wang, S. Choi, H. Pichler, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Approximate Optimization Algorithm: Performance, Mechanism, and Implementation on Near-term Devices,” arXiv:1812.01041 (2018)
  4. J. F. Rodriguez-Nieva, K. Agarwal, T. Giamarchi, B.I. Halperin, M.D. Lukin, Eugene Demler, “Probing One-dimensional Systems via Noise Magnetometry with Single Spin Qubits,” Physical Review B 98, 195433, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.98.195433 (Nov 21 2018).
  5. S. Sangtawesin, B.L. Dwyer, S. Srinivasan, J.J. Allred, L.V.H. Rodgers, K. De Greve, A. Stacey, N. Dontschuk, K.M. O'Donnell, D. Hu, D.A. Evans, C. Jaye, D.A. Fischer, M.L. Markham, D.J. Twitchen, H. Park, M.D. Lukin, N.P. de Leon, “Origins of Diamond Surface Noise Probed by Correlating Single Spin Measurements with Surface Spectroscopy,” arXiv:1811.00144 (2018)
  6. J. Perczel, M.D. Lukin, “Theory of Dipole Radiation Near a Dirac Photonic Crystal,” arXiv:1810.12815 (2018)
  7. J. Perczel, J. Borregaard, D.E. Chang, S.F. Yelin, M.D. Lukin, “Topological quantum optics in two-dimensional photonic crystals,” arXiv:1810.12299 (2018)
  8. I. Cong, S. Choi, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Convolutional Neural Networks,” arXiv:1810.03787 (2018)
  9. D.B. Bucher, D.R. Glenn, H. Park, M.D. Lukin, R.L. Walsworth, “Hyperpolarization-enhanced NMR spectroscopy with Femtomole Sensitivity Using Quantum Defects in Diamond,” arXiv:1810.02408 (2018)
  10. E. Shahmoon, M.D. Lukin, S.F. Yelin, “Collective Motion of an Atom Array Under Laser Illumination,” arXiv:1810.01063 (2018)
  11. E. Shahmoon, M.D. Lukin, S.F. Yelin, “Quantum Optomechanics of a Two-dimensional Atomic Array,” arXiv:1810.01052 (2018)
  12. R. Evans, M.K. Bhaskar, D.D. Sukachev, C.T. Nguyen, A. Sipahigil, M.J. Burek, B. Machielse, G.H. Zhang, A.S. Zibrov, E. Bielejec, H. Park, M. Loncar, M.D. Lukin, “Photon-mediated interactions between quantum emitters in a diamond cavity,” Science, doi:10.1126/science.aau4691 (2018)
  13. H. Levine, A. Keesling, A. Omran, H. Bernien, S. Schwartz, A.S. Zibrov, M. Endres, M. Greiner, V. Vuletic, M.D. Lukin, “High-fidelity control and entanglement of Rydberg atom qubits,” Physical Review Letters 121, 123603, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.123603 (2018)
  14. H. Pichler, S. Wang, L. Zhou, S. Choi, M.D. Lukin, “Computational Complexity of the Rydberg Blockade in two Dimensions,” arXiv:1809.04954 (2018)
  15. C.C. Rusconi, M.J.A. Schuetz, J. Gieseler, M.D. Lukin, Oriol Romero-Isart, “Hybrid Architecture for Engineering Magnonic Quantum Networks,” arXiv:1809.04901 (2018)
  16. M.J.A. Schuetz, B. Vermersch, G. Kirchmair, L.M.K. Vandersypen, J.I. Cirac, M.D. Lukin, P. Zoller, “Quantum Simulation and Optimization in Hot Quantum Networks,” arXiv:1809.03794 (2018)
  17. E.T. Khabiboulline, J. Borregaard, K. De Greve, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum-Assisted Telescope Arrays,” arXiv:1809.03396 (2018)
  18. E.T. Khabiboulline, J. Boregaard, K. De Greve, M.D. Lukin, “Nonlocal Optical Interferometry with Quantum Networks,” Physical Review Letters, in press, arXiv:1809.01659 (2018)
  19. J. Perczel, P. Komar, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Optics in Maxwell’s Fish Eye Lens with Single Atoms and Photons,” Physical Review A 98, 033803, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.98.033803 (2018)
  20. H. Pichler, S. Wang, L. Zhou, S. Choi, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Optimization for Maximum Independent Set Using Rydberg Atom Arrays,” arXiv:1808.10816 (2018)
  21. M.L. Goldman, T.L. Patti, D. Levonian, S.F. Yelin, Mikhail D. Lukin, “Optical Control of a Single Nuclear Spin in the Solid State,” arXiv:1808.04346 (2018)
  22. R. Samajdar, S. Choi, H. Pichler, M.D. Lukin, S. Sachdev, “Numerical study of the chiral Z3 quantum phase transition in one spatial dimension,” Physical Review A 98, 023614, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.98.023614 (Aug 13 2018).
  23. G. Kucsko, S. Choi, J. Choi, P.C. Maurer, H. Zhou, R. Landig, H. Sumiya, S. Onoda, J. Isoya, F. Jelezko, E.A. Demler, N.Y. Yao, M.D. Lukin, “Critical Thermalization of a Disordered Dipolar Spin System in Diamond,” Physical Review Letters 121, 02360, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.023601 (2018)
  24. J. Knorzer, M.J.A. Schuetz, G. Giedke, H. Huebl, M. Weiler, M.D. Lukin, J. Ignacio Cirac, “Solid-state magnetic traps and lattices,” Physical Review B 97, 235451, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.97.235451 (2018)
  25. D. Wild, E. Shahmoon, S.F. Yelin, M.D. Lukin, “Quantum Nonlinear Optics in Atomically Thin Materials,” Physical Review Letters 121, 123606, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.123606 (2018)
  26. E.L. Rosenfeld, L.M. Pham, M.D. Lukin, R. Walsworth, “Sensing coherent dynamics of electronic spin clusters in solids,” Physical Review Letters 120, 243604, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.243604 (2018)
  27. S. Meesala, Y.-I. Sohn, B. Pingault, L. Shao, H.A. Atikian, J. Holzgrafe, M. Gundogan, C. Stavrakas, A. Sipahigil, C. Chia, M.J. Burek, M. Zhang, L. Wu, J.L. Pacheco, J. Abraham, E. Bielejec, M.D. Lukin, M. Atature, M. Loncar, “Strain engineering of the silicon-vacancy center in diamond,” Physical Review B 27, 205444, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.97.205444 (2018)
  28. M.-A. Lemonde, S. Meesala, A. Sipahigil, M.J.A. Schuetz, M.D. Lukin, M. Loncar, P. Rabl, “Phonon networks with SiV centers in diamond waveguides,” Physical Review Letters 120, 213603, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.213603 (2018)
  29. Y.-I. Sohn, S. Meesala, B. Pingault, H.A. Atikian, J. Holxgrafe, M. Gundogan, C. Stavrakas, M.J. Stanley, A. Sipahigil, J. Choi, M. Zhang, J.L. Pacheco, J. Abraham, E. Bielejec, M.D. Lukin, M. Atature, M. Loncar, “Controlling the Coherence of a Diamond Spin Qubit Through its Strain Environment,” Nature Communications 9, 2012, doi:10.1038/s41467-018-04340-3 (2018)
  30. C.T. Nguyen, R.E. Evans, A. Sipahigil, M.K. Bhaskar, D.D. Sukachev, V.N. Agafonov, V.A. Davydov, L.F. Kulikova, F. Jelezko, M.D. Lukin, “All-optical nanoscale thermometry with silicon-vacancy centers in diamond,” Applied Physics Letters 112, 203102, doi:10.1063/1.5029904 (2018)
  31. Y. Shchadilova, M.M. Roses, E.G. Dalla Torre, M.D. Lukin, E. Demler, “Fermionic Formalism for drive-dissipative multi-level systems,” arXiv:1804.03543 (2018)
  32. S. Choi, D.A. Abanin, M.D. Lukin, “Dynamically induced many-body localization,” Physical Review B 97, 100301, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.97.100301 (2018)
  33. D.B. Bucher, D.R. Glenn, J. Lee, M.D. Lukin, H. Park, R.L. Walsworth, “High Resolution Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Using a Solid-State Spin Sensor,” Nature 555, 7696: 351-354, doi:10.1038/nature25781 (2018)
  34. Q.-Y. Liang, A. Venkatramani, S.H. Cantu, T.L. Nicholson, M.J. Gullans, A.V. Gorshkov, J.D. Thompson, C. Chin, M.D. Lukin, V. Vuletic, “Observation of three-photon bound states in a quantum nonlinear medium,” Science 359, 6377: 783-786, doi:10.1126/science.aao7293 (2018)
  35. G. Scuri, Y. Zhou, A.A. High, D.S. Wild, C. Shu, K. De Greve, L.A. Jauregui, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe, P. Kim, M.D. Lukin, H. Park, “Large Excitonic Reflectivity of Monolayer MoSe2 Encapsulated in Hexagonal Boron Nitride,” Physical Review Letters 120, 037402 doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.037402 ( 2018)
  36. K. Wang, K. De Greve L.A. Jauregui, A. Sushko, A. High, Y. Zhou, G. Scuri, T. Taniguchi, K. Wantanabe, M.D. Lukin, H. Park, P. Kim, “Electrical Control of Charged Carriers and Excitons in Atomically Thin Materials,” Nature Nanotechnology 13, 2: 128-132, doi:10.1038/s41565-017-0030-x (2018)