Volume 104, Number 1, October 2013
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||Condensed Matter: Electronic Structure, Electrical, Magnetic and Optical Properties|
|Published online||15 November 2013|
Dynamical spin-spin coupling of quantum dots
Department of Physics and State Key Laboratory of Surface Physics, Fudan University - Shanghai 200433, China
Received: 30 August 2013
Accepted: 4 October 2013
We carried out a nested Schrieffer-Wolff transformation of an Anderson two-impurity Hamiltonian to study the spin-spin coupling between two dynamical quantum dots under the influence of rotating transverse magnetic field. As a result of the rotating field, we predict a novel Ising type spin-spin coupling mechanism between quantum dots, whose strength is tunable via the magnitude of the rotating field. Due to its dynamical origin, this new coupling mechanism is qualitatively different from the all existing static couplings such as RKKY, while the strength could be comparable to the strength of the RKKY coupling. The dynamical coupling with the intristic RKKY coupling enables to construct a four-level system of maximally entangled Bell states in a controllable manner.
PACS: 75.30.Et – Exchange and superexchange interactions / 75.30.Hx – Magnetic impurity interactions / 75.40.Gb – Dynamic properties (dynamic susceptibility, spin waves, spin diffusion, dynamic scaling, etc.)
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