Black Opal

Step-by-step guides and documentation for Q-CTRL's Black Opal cloud platform.

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Guides

Getting Started

Start exploring and evaluating quantum controls in less than five minutes.
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Getting Help

The methods for getting help and technical guidance in Black Opal
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Current and Future Workspaces

Learn about workspaces - a key organizational framework for features in Black Opal
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Visualizing Quantum States and Dynamics

Representing the dynamic evolution of single-qubit and multi-qubit entangled states during control operations
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Driven Controls in the 1-Qubit Workspace

An overview of the features permitting control creation, evaluation, and deployment for single qubits
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Error-Robust Parametric Gates (2-Qubit)

Parametrically driven two-qubit gates for superconducting circuits
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Error-Robust Mølmer-Sørensen Gates (2-Qubit)

An introduction to modulated MS gates for trapped-ions
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Performing Noise Characterization

Gain actionable insights about the noise in your system to help you deploy optimized controls
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Understanding Filter Functions

Discover the core computational capability enabling efficient control comparisons
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Defining Noise Power Spectra

Learn how to define or import objects which capture realistic laboratory noise environments
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Performance Metrics for Single- and Multi-Qubit Operations

Understand how we quantitatively compare the performance of quantum control operations
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Optimization for Driven Controls

A guide to using the Q-CTRL control optimizer in the 1-Qubit workspace
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Uploading and Evaluating Custom Controls

Learn how to import your own quantum controls for comparison and performance evaluation
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Outputting Controls

Data formats for Black Opal outputs
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