Quantum phase transitions

“Quantum annealing correction at finite temperature: ferromagnetic p-spin models”, Phys. Rev. A 95, 022308 (2017), by S. Matsuura, H. Nishimori, W. Vinci, T. Albash, and D. A. Lidar [link]

“Intrinsic Geometry of Quantum Adiabatic Evolution and Quantum Phase Transitions”, Phys. Rev. A 82, 012321 (2010), by A.T. Rezakhani, D.F. Abasto, D.A. Lidar, and P. Zanardi. [pdf]

“Bang-Bang Control of a Qubit Coupled to a Quantum Critical Spin Bath”, Phys. Rev. A 77, 052112 (2008), by D. Rossini, P. Facchi, R. Fazio, G. Florio, D.A. Lidar, S. Pascazio, F. Plastina, and P. Zanardi [pdf]

“Entanglement, Fidelity, and Topological Entropy in a Quantum Phase Transition to Topological Order”, Phys. Rev. B 77, 155111 (2008), by A. Hamma, W. Zhang, S. Haas, and D.A. Lidar [pdf]

“Adiabatic Preparation of Topological Order”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 030502 (2008), by A. Hamma and D.A. Lidar [pdf]

“Linking Entanglement and Quantum Phase Transitions via Density-Functional Theory”, Phys. Rev. A 74, 052335 (2006), by L.A. Wu, M.S. Sarandy, D.A. Lidar, and L.J. Sham [pdf]

“Entanglement Observables and Witnesses for Interacting Quantum Spin Systems”, Phys. Rev. A 72, 032309 (2005), by L.A. Wu, S. Bandyopadhyay, M.S. Sarandy, and D.A. Lidar [pdf]

“Quantum Phase Transitions and Bipartite Entanglement”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 250404 (2004), by L.-A. Wu, M.S. Sarandy, and D. Lidar [pdf]