International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 56, Issue 3, pp 906–915 | Cite as

Non-Markovian Dynamics for a Two-Atom-Coupled System Interacting with Local Reservoir at Finite Temperature

  • Li Jiang
  • Guo-Feng Zhang


By using the effective non-Markovian measure (Breuer et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 210401 2009) we investigate non-Markovian dynamics of a pair of two-level atoms (TLAs) system, each of which interacting with a local reservoir. We show that subsystem dynamics can be controlled by manipulating the coupling between TLAs, temperature and relaxation rate of the atoms. Moreover, the correlation between non-Markovianity of subsystem and entanglement between the subsystem and the structured bath is investigated, the results show that the emergence of non-Markovianity has a negative effect on the entanglement.


Non-Markovian Local reservoir Subsystem-structured bath Entanglement 



This work is supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 11574022 and 11174024) and the Open Project Program of State Key Laboratory of Low-Dimensional Quantum Physics (Tsinghua University) grants Nos. KF201407.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Key Laboratory of Micro-Nano Measurement-Manipulation and Physics (Ministry of Education), School of Physics and Nuclear Energy EngineeringBeihang UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.State Key Laboratory of Software Development EnvironmentBeihang UniversityBeijingChina
  3. 3.State Key Laboratory of Low-Dimensional Quantum PhysicsTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina
  4. 4.Key Laboratory of Quantum InformationUniversity of Science and Technology of China, Chinese Academy of SciencesHefeiChina

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