The Bloch vector for N-level systems

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We determine the set of the Bloch vectors for N-level systems, generalizing the familiar Bloch ball in 2-level systems. An origin of the structural difference from the Bloch ball in 2-level systems is clarified.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)339-349
Number of pages11
JournalPhysics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics
Volume314
Issue number5-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Aug 11
Externally publishedYes

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The Bloch vector for N-level systems. / Kimura, Gen.

In: Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics, Vol. 314, No. 5-6, 11.08.2003, p. 339-349.

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