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Quantum trajectories generalized

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2 Author(s)
van Dorsselaer, P.E. ; Huygen Lab., Rijksuniv. Leiden, Netherlands ; Nienhuis, G.

Summary form only given. Quantum trajectories of state vectors can be used to describe open systems that otherwise can only be described using a density matrix. Besides the numerical advantage, quantum trajectories provide insight in the actual evolution of a system under continuous observation. Two distinct methods are usually considered, the quantum-jump method, associated with direct photodetection, and the quantum state diffusion (QSD) method, associated with homodyne or heterodyne mixing. We derive a general stochastic equation for quantum trajectories.

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Quantum Electronics Conference, 1998. IQEC 98. Technical Digest. Summaries of papers presented at the International

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8-8 May 1998