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  1. Pulsed Laser Cooling for Cavity-Optomechanical Resonators
    Javier Cerrillo, Shai Machnes, Markus Aspelmeyer, Witlef Wieczorek, Martin B. Plenio, Alex Retzker

  2. Study of a self-adjoint operator indicating the direction of time within standard quantum mechanics
    Y. Strauss, J. Silman, S. Machnes, L.P. Horwitz

  3. Transition Decomposition of Quantum Mechanical Evolution
    Y. Strauss, J. Silman, S. Machnes, L.P. Horwitz
    International Journal of Theoretical Physics, vol. 50, no. 7, p. 2179-2190 (2011)

  4. Comparing, Optimising and Benchmarking Quantum Control Algorithms in a Unifying Programming Framework
    S. Machnes, U. Sander, S.J. Glaser, P. de Fouquieres, A. Gruslys, S. Schirmer, T. Schulte-Herbrueggen
    Phys. Rev. A 84, 022305 (2011)

  5. Superfast Cooling
    S. Machnes, M. B. Plenio, B. Reznik, A. M. Steane, A. Retzker
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 104, 183001 (2010)

  6. An Arrow of Time Operator for Standard Quantum Mechanics
    Y. Strauss, J. Silman, S. Machnes, L.P. Horwitz

  7. The EPR experiment in the energy-based stochastic reduction framework
    J. Silman, S. Machnes, S. Shnider, L. P. Horwitz, A. Belenkiy
    J. Phys. A 41, 255303 (2008)

  8. On the relation between Bell inequalities and nonlocal games
    J. Silman, S. Machnes, N. Aharon
    Physics Letters A 372 21 (2008)

  9. QLib - A Matlab Package for Quantum Information Theory Calculations, with Applications
    S. Machnes, arXiv/0708.0478

    Featured by the EU Integrated Project Qubit Applications (QAP) in the Research Highlights section (September 2008), and has been presented at Paraty 2007, IPS 2007, Imperial Collage London and QCCQI 2008.

  10. Continuous input nonlocal games
    N. Aharon, S. Machnes, B. Reznik, J. Silman and L. Vaidman
    Natural Computation

  11. QLib - Quantum information computation in Matlab

    I have written a Matlab package intended to cover all the basic "textbook" calculations in quantum information theory, and provide some tools to help with subsequent research. For more details, please see QLib.

    Curriculum Vitae

    My CV, in PDF format, is available here.

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