Sarah Mostame



Sarah Mostame

Research Associate (until March 2015)
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Harvard University

Currently: Research Scientist at Intel Labs
See my new homepage at http://mostame.com


Education
Ph.D in Physics, Dresden University of Technology, Germany (November 2008)
Research Interests
  • Analog and Digital Quantum Simulators
  • Open Quantum System Dynamics
  • Adiabatic Quantum Computing
  • Quantum Phase Transitions
  • Decoherence in Quantum Systems
  • Physical Realization of Quantum Computing
  • Frustrated Magnetism (Spin Ice)

Publications
  1. Sarah Mostame, Joonsuk Huh, Christoph Kreisbeck, Andrew J Kerman, Takatoshi Fujita, Alexander Eisfeld, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
    Towards Outperforming Classical Algorithms with Analog Quantum Simulators
    arXiv:1502.00962
    1. Joonsuk Huh, Sarah Mostame, Takatoshi Fujita, Man-Hong Yung, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
      Linear-Algebraic Bath Transformation for Simulating Complex Open Quantum Systems
      New Journal of Physics 16, 123008 (2014);
      arXiv:1408.3176
      1. Sarah Mostame, Claudio Castelnovo, Roderich Moessner, and Shivaji L. Sondhi
        Tunable Nonequilibrium Dynamics of Field Quenches in Spin Ice
        Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111, 640-645 (2014);
        arXiv:1309.4676
        1. Jonathan Welch, Daniel Greenbaum, Sarah Mostame, and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
          Efficient Quantum Circuits for Diagonal Unitaries Without Ancillas
          New Journal of Physics 16, 033040 (2014);
          arXiv:1306.3991
          1. Jacob N. Sanders, Semion K. Saikin, Sarah Mostame, Xavier Andrade, Julia R. Widom, Andrew H. Marcus, and and Alán Aspuru-Guzik
            Compressed Sensing for Multidimensional Spectroscopy Experiments
            The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 3, 2697-2702 (2012);
            arXiv:1207.3766
            1. Sarah Mostame, Patrick Rebentrost, Alexander Eisfeld, Andrew J. Kerman, Dimitris I. Tsomokos, Alán Aspuru-Guzik
              Quantum Simulator of an Open Quantum System Using Superconducting Qubits: Exciton Transport in Photosynthetic Complexes
              New Journal of Physics 14, 105013 (2012);
              arXiv:1106.1683v3
            2. Sarah Mostame, Gernot Schaller, and Ralf Schuetzhold
              Decoherence in a Dynamical Quantum Phase Transition
              Phys. Rev. A 81, 032305 (2010);
              Virtual Journal of Quantum Information, Vol. 10, Iss. 3;
              Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology, Vol. 21, Iss. 12;
              arXiv:0910.1750
            3. Sarah Mostame, and Ralf Schuetzhold
              Quantum Simulator for the Ising Model with Electrons Floating on a Helium Film
              Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 220501 (2008);
              Virtual Journal of Quantum Information, Vol. 8, Iss. 12;
              Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology, Vol. 18, Iss. 23;
              arXiv:0803.1093
            4. Sarah Mostame, Gernot Schaller, and Ralf Schuetzhold
              Decoherence in a Dynamical Quantum Phase Transition of the Transverse Ising Chain
              Phys. Rev. A 76, 030304 (Rapid Communication) (2007);
              Virtual Journal of Quantum Information, Vol. 7, Iss. 9;
              Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology, Vol. 16, Iss. 14;
              arXiv:quant-ph/0703153
            5. Gernot Schaller, Sarah Mostame, and Ralf Schuetzhold
              General Error Estimate for Adiabatic Quantum Computing
              Phys. Rev. A 73, 062307 (2006);
              Virtual Journal of Quantum Information, Vol. 6, Iss. 6 (2006);
              arXiv:quant-ph/0510183
            6. Ralf Schuetzhold and Sarah Mostame
              Quantum Simulator for the O(3) Nonlinear Sigma Model
              JETP Lett. 82, 248 (2005);
              Pisma Zh. Eksp. Teor. Fiz. 82, 279;
              arXiv:quant-ph/0412176
            7. Ph.D Thesis: On Quantum Simulators and Adiabatic Quantum Algorithms [pdf]