Optimal measurement strategies for mirror-symmetric states

Kieran Hunter, Anna Erika Elisabeth Andersson, Claire R Gilson, Stephen M Barnett

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Abstract

We find the maximum-fidelity measurement and retransmission strategy for a set of three mirror-symmetric qubit states. We show this to be distinct from the minimum error discrimination measurement.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing
EditorsJeffrey H Shapiro, Osamu Hirota
PublisherRinton Press
Pages341-344
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781589490307
Publication statusPublished - 2003
Event6th International Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing - Cambridge, MA, United States
Duration: 22 Jul 200226 Jul 2002

Conference

Conference6th International Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing
Abbreviated titleQCMC 02
CountryUnited States
CityCambridge, MA
Period22/07/0226/07/02

Cite this

Hunter, K., Andersson, A. E. E., Gilson, C. R., & Barnett, S. M. (2003). Optimal measurement strategies for mirror-symmetric states. In J. H. Shapiro, & O. Hirota (Eds.), Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Quantum Communication, Measurement and Computing (pp. 341-344). Rinton Press.