## Prof Jiri Vala

### Biography

### Book Chapter

Year | Publication | |
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2014 |
P. Watts, G. Kells, and J. Vala (2014) 'From Topological Quantum Field Theories to Topological Materials' In: Sabre Kais(Eds.). Quantum Information and Computation for Chemistry,
Advances in Chemical Physics (S.A. Rice and A.R. Dinner, Series Editors)
. : John Wiley & Sons. [DOI] |

### Peer Reviewed Journal

Year | Publication | |
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2018 |
Brennan J.;Vala J. (2018) 'The Kitaev honeycomb model on surfaces of genus g ≥ 2'. New Journal of Physics, 20 (5). [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2016 |
Brennan J.;Vala J. (2016) 'Lattice Defects in the Kitaev Honeycomb Model'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 120 (19):3326-3334. [DOI] | |

2015 |
Goerz, MH;Gualdi, G;Reich, DM;Koch, CP;Motzoi, F;Whaley, KB;Vala, J;Muller, MM;Montangero, S;Calarco, T (2015) 'Optimizing for an arbitrary perfect entangler. II. Application'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 91 . [DOI] | |

2015 |
Watts, P;Vala, J;Muller, MM;Calarco, T;Whaley, KB;Reich, DM;Goerz, MH;Koch, CP (2015) 'Optimizing for an arbitrary perfect entangler. I. Functionals'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 91 . [DOI] | |

2014 |
Burella, G;Watts, P;Pasquier, V;Vala, J (2014) 'Graphical Calculus for the Double Affine Q-Dependent Braid Group'. Annales Henri Poincare, 15 :2177-2201. [DOI] | |

2014 |
Kells, G;Lahtinen, V;Vala, J (2014) 'Kitaev spin models from topological nanowire networks'. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 89 . [DOI] | |

2014 |
V. S. Malinovsky, I. R. Sola and J. Vala (2014) 'Phase-controlled two-qubit quantum gates'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 89 . [Full-Text] | |

2014 |
Malinovsky, VS;Sola, IR;Vala, J (2014) 'Phase-controlled two-qubit quantum gates'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 89 . [DOI] | |

2013 |
Howard, M;Brennan, E;Vala, J (2013) 'Quantum Contextuality with Stabilizer States'. Entropy, 15 :2340-2362. [DOI] | |

2013 |
Watts, P;O'Connor, M;Vala, J (2013) 'Metric Structure of the Space of Two-Qubit Gates, Perfect Entanglers and Quantum Control'. Entropy, 15 :1963-1984. [DOI] | |

2012 |
Bolukbasi, AT;Vala, J (2012) 'Rigorous calculations of non-Abelian statistics in the Kitaev honeycomb model'. New Journal of Physics, 14 . [DOI] | |

2012 |
Howard, M;Vala, J (2012) 'Nonlocality as a benchmark for universal quantum computation in Ising anyon topological quantum computers'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 85 . [DOI] | |

2012 |
Howard, M;Vala, J (2012) 'Qudit versions of the qubit pi/8 gate'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 86 . [DOI] | |

2012 |
Howard M.;Vala J. (2012) 'Qudit versions of the qubit Ï€/8 gate'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 86 (2). [DOI] | |

2012 |
Huijse, L;Mehta, D;Moran, N;Schoutens, K;Vala, J (2012) 'Supersymmetric lattice fermions on the triangular lattice: superfrustration and criticality'. New Journal of Physics, 14 . [DOI] | |

2011 |
Watts, P;Vala, J (2011) 'Existence of zero-energy modes in the finite edged Kitaev honeycomb model'. Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, . [DOI] | |

2011 |
Huijse L.;Moran N.;Vala J.;Schoutens K. (2011) 'Exact ground states of a staggered supersymmetric model for lattice fermions'. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 84 (11). [DOI] | |

2011 |
Kells, G;Kailasvuori, J;Slingerland, JK;Vala, J (2011) 'Kaleidoscope of topological phases with multiple Majorana species'. New Journal of Physics, 13 . [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2011 |
Muller, MM;Reich, DM;Murphy, M;Yuan, H;Vala, J;Whaley, KB;Calarco, T;Koch, CP (2011) 'Optimizing entangling quantum gates for physical systems'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 84 . [DOI] | |

2011 |
Moran, N;Kells, G;Vala, J (2011) 'Diagonalisation of quantum observables on regular lattices and general graphs'. Computer Physics Communications, 182 :1083-1092. [DOI] | |

2010 |
Kells G.;Vala J. (2010) 'Zero energy and chiral edge modes in a p-wave magnetic spin model'. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 82 (12). [DOI] | |

2010 |
Kells G.;Mehta D.;Slingerland J.;Vala J. (2010) 'Exact results for the star lattice chiral spin liquid'. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 81 (10). [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2009 |
Kells G.;Slingerland J.;Vala J. (2009) 'Description of Kitaev's honeycomb model with toric-code stabilizers'. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, 80 (12). [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2009 |
Kells, G;Moran, N;Vala, J (2009) 'Finite size effects in the Kitaev honeycomb lattice model on a torus'. Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, . [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2009 |
Rico, E;Hubener, R;Montangero, S;Moran, N;Pirvu, B;Vala, J;Briegel, HJ (2009) 'Valence-bond states: Link models'. Annals of Physics, 324 :1875-1896. [DOI] | |

2008 |
Lahtinen, V;Kells, G;Carollo, A;Stitt, T;Vala, J;Pachos, JK (2008) 'Spectrum of the non-abelian phase in Kitaev's honeycomb lattice model'. Annals of Physics, 323 :2286-2310. [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2008 |
Beals T.;Vala J.;Whaley K. (2008) 'Scalability of quantum computation with addressable optical lattices'. Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, 77 (5). [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2008 |
Kells, G;Bolukbasi, AT;Lahtinen, V;Slingerland, JK;Pachos, JK;Vala, J (2008) 'Topological Degeneracy and Vortex Manipulation in Kitaev's Honeycomb Model'. Physical Review Letters, 101 . [DOI] [Full-Text] | |

2014 |
G. Kells, V. Lahtinen, and J. Vala (2014) 'Kitaev spin models from topological nanowire networks'. Physical Review B, 89 . [Full-Text] | |

2013 |
G. Burella, P. Watts, V. Pasquier and J. Vala (2013) 'Graphical Calculus for the Double Affine Q-Dependent Braid Group'. Annales Henri Poincare, online . [Full-Text] | |

2012 |
A.T. Bolukbasi, and J. Vala (2012) 'Non-Abelian Berry Phase Calculations in the Kitaev Honeycomb Model'. New Journal of Physics, 14 . [Full-Text] | |

2012 |
M. Howard, and J. Vala (2012) 'Nonlocality as a Benchmark for Universal Quantum Computation in Ising Anyon Topological Quantum Computers'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 85 . [Full-Text] | |

2012 |
L. Huijse, D. Mehta, N. Moran, K. Schoutens, and J. Vala (2012) 'Supersymmetric Lattice Fermions on the Triangular Lattice:
Superfrustration and Criticality
'. New Journal of Physics, 14 . [Full-Text] | |

2011 |
G. Kells, J. Kailasvuori, J.K. Slingerland, and J. Vala (2011) 'Kaleidoscope of Topological Phases in an Exactly Solvable Spin Model'. New Journal of Physics, 13 . [Full-Text] | |

2011 |
L. Huijse, N. Moran, J. Vala, and K. Schoutens (2011) 'Exact Ground States of a Staggered Supersymmetric Model for Lattice Fermions'. Physical Review B, 84 . [Full-Text] | |

2011 |
M.M. Mueller, D.M. Reich, M. Murphy, H. Yuan, J. Vala, K.B. Whaley, T. Calarco, and C. Koch
(2011) 'Optimizing Entangling Quantum Gates for Physical Systems'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 84 . [Full-Text] | |

2011 |
N. Moran, G. Kells, and J. Vala (2011) 'Diagonalization of Quantum Operators on Regular Lattices and General Graphs'. Computer Physics Communications, 182 . [Full-Text] | |

2010 |
G. Kells, and J. Vala (2010) 'Chiral Edge Modes on a p-Wave Magnetic Spin Model'. Physical Review B, 82 . [Full-Text] | |

2009 |
Kells, G., Moran N. and Vala, J. (2009) 'Finite size effects in the Kitaev honeycomb lattice model on torus'. Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment, P03006 . [Full-Text] | |

2008 |
V. Lahtinen, G. Kells, A. Carollo, T. Stitt, J. Vala, and J. Pachos (2008) 'Spectrum of the Non-Abelian Phase in Kitaev’s Honeycomb Lattice Model'. 323 :2286-2310. [Full-Text] | |

2008 |
T. R. Beals, J. Vala, and K. B. Whaley (2008) 'Scalability of Quantum Computation with Addressable Optical Lattices'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 77 . [Full-Text] | |

2005 |
M.J. Wright, S.D. Gensemer, J. Vala, R. Kosloff, and P.L. Gould (2005) 'Control of Ultracold Collisions with Frequency-Chirped Light'. Physical Review Letters, 95 . [Full-Text] | |

2005 |
J. Vala, D. S. Weiss, and K. B. Whaley (2005) 'Quantum Error Correction of Qubit Loss in Addressable Optical Lattice'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 72 . [Full-Text] | |

2005 |
M.J. Storcz, F.K. Wilhelm, J. Vala, K.R. Brown, J. Kempe, and K. B. Whaley (2005) 'Full Protection of Superconducting Qubit Systems from Coupling Errors'. Physical Review B, 72 . [Full-Text] | |

2005 |
J. Vala, A. V. Thapliyal, S. Myrgren, U. Vazirani, D. S. Weiss, and K. B. Whaley (2005) 'Perfect Pattern Formation of Neutral Atoms in an Addressable Optical Lattice'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 71 . | |

2004 |
J. Zhang, J. Vala, S. Sastry, and K. B. Whaley (2004) 'Optimal Quantum Circuit Synthesis from Controlled-Unitary Gates'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 69 . | |

2004 |
D. S. Weiss, J. Vala, A. V. Thapliyal, S. Myrgren, U. Vazirani, and K. B. Whaley (2004) 'Another Way to Zero Entropy for Finite System of Atoms'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 70 . | |

2004 |
J. Zhang, J. Vala, S. Sastry, and K. B. Whaley (2004) 'Minimal Construction of Two-Qubit Quantum Operations'. Physical Review Letters, 93 . | |

2003 |
K. R. Brown, J. Vala, and K. B. Whaley (2003) 'Scalable Ion Trap Quantum Computation with Pairwise Interactions Only'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 67 . | |

2003 |
E. Gershgoren, Z. Wang, S. Ruhman, J. Vala, and R. Kosloff (2003) 'Investigating Pure Vibrational Dephasing of I3- in Solution: Temperature Dependence of T2* for the Fundamental and First Harmonic of n1'. 118 . | |

2003 |
J. Zhang, J. Vala, S. Sastry, and K. B. Whaley (2003) 'Geometric Theory of Non-Local Two-Qubit Operations'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 67 . | |

2003 |
J. Zhang, J. Vala, S. Sastry, and K. B. Whaley (2003) 'Exact Two-Qubit Quantum Circuit'. Physical Review Letters, 91 . | |

2002 |
J. Vala, and K. B. Whaley (2002) 'Encoded Universality for Generalized Anisotropic Exchange Hamiltonians'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 66 . | |

2002 |
J. Vala, Z. Amitay, B. Zhang, S. R. Leone, and R. Kosloff (2002) 'Experimental Implementation of the Deutsch-Jozsa Algorithm for Three-Qubit Functions using Pure Coherent Molecular Superpositions'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 66 . | |

2001 |
J. Vala, R. Kosloff, and J. Harvey (2001) 'Ab Initio and DIM Potentials for I2-, I2, I3-, and I3'. 114 . | |

2001 |
J. Vala, O. Dulieu, F. Masnou-Seeuws, P. Pillet, and R. Kosloff (2001) 'Coherent Control of Cold-Molecule Formation through Photoassociation Using a Chirped-Pulsed-Laser Field'. PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 63 . | |

2001 |
J. Vala, and R. Kosloff (2001) 'Coherent Mechanism of Robust Population Inversion'. Optics Express, 8 . | |

2001 |
V. Kokoouline, J. Vala, and R. Kosloff (2001) 'Tuning of the Scattering Length of Cs2 on the Ground Triplet State'. 114 . | |

2001 |
E. Gershgoren, J. Vala, R. Kosloff, and S. Ruhman (2001) 'Impulsive Control of Ground State Dynamics of I3- in Solution'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 105 :5081-5095. | |

1999 |
A. Sanov, T. Sanford, L. J. Butler, J. Vala, R. Kosloff, and W. C. Lineberger (1999) 'Photodissociation Dynamics of Gas-Phase BrICl- and BrI2- Anions'. Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 103 :10244-10254. | |

1999 |
Z. Wang, T. Wasserman, E. Gershgoren, J. Vala, R. Kosloff, and S. Ruhman (1999) 'Geminate Recombination of I3- in Cooled Liquid and Glassy Ethanol'. CHEMICAL PHYSICAL LETTERS, 313 . | |

1998 |
R. M. Lynden-Bell, R. Kosloff, S. Ruhman, D. Danovich, and J. Vala (1998) 'Does Solvation Cause Symmetry Breaking in the I3- Ion in Aqueous Solution?'. 109 . |

### Conference Publication

### Conference Contribution

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