Physics Department
Contact details:
Email: grosfeld (at)
Phone: +972(0)8-6461646
Office: 228/54
Key words for expertise:
Topological states of matter, topological quantum computing, topological superconductors, Majorana fermions, hybrid superconducting qubit devices
Vision for participation in the QI center:
We would like to explore topological quantum computers and the use of superconducting hybrid devices based on Majorana fermions.
Selected (relevant) publications:
K. Yavilberg, E. Ginossar and E. Grosfeld,
Fermion parity measurement and control in Majorana circuit quantum electrodynamics.
D. Ariad, B. Seradjeh and E. Grosfeld,
On the effective theory of vortices in two-dimensional spinless chiral p-wave superfluid.
S. Moukouri and E. Grosfeld, Phys. Rev. B 90, 035112 (2014),
Behavior of the entanglement entropy in interacting quasi-1D systems and its consequences for their efficient numerical study.
E. Ginossar and E. Grosfeld, Nat. Commun. 5, 4772 (2014),
Tunability of microwave transitions as a signature of coherent parity mixing effects in the Majorana-Transmon qubit.
A. Golub and E. Grosfeld, Phys. Rev. B 86, 241105(R) (2012),
Charge resistance in a Majorana RC circuit.
G. Viola, S. Das, E. Grosfeld and A. Stern, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 146801 (2012),
Thermoelectric probe for neutral edge modes in the fractional quantum Hall regime.
B. Seradjeh and E. Grosfeld, Phys. Rev. B 83, 174521 (2011),
Unpaired Majorana fermions in a layered topological superconductor.
E. Grosfeld and A. Stern, PNAS 108, 11810 (2011),
Observing Majorana bound states of Josephson vortices in topological superconductors.
E. Grosfeld, B. Seradjeh and S. Vishveshwara, Phys. Rev. B 83, 104513 (2011),
Proposed Aharonov-Casher interference measurement of non-Abelian vortices in chiral p-wave superconductors.
B. Hsu, E. Grosfeld and E. Fradkin, Phys. Rev. B 80, 235412 (2009) (Editors' Suggestion),
Quantum noise and entanglement generated by a local quantum quench.
E. Grosfeld and S. Das, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 106403 (2009),
Probing the neutral edge modes in transport across a point contact via thermal effects in the Read-Rezayi non-Abelian quantum Hall states.
E. Grosfeld and K. Schoutens, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 076803 (2009),
Non-Abelian anyons: when Ising meets Fibonacci.
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