A highly efficient scheme for joint remote preparation of multi-qubit W state with minimum quantum resource

  • Na-Na Wu
  • Min JiangEmail author


We present a highly efficient scheme for perfect joint remote preparation of an arbitrary \( 2^{n} \)-qubit W state with minimum quantum resource. Both the senders Alice and Bob intend to jointly prepare one \( 2^{n} \)-qubit W state for the remote receiver Charlie. In the beginning, they help the remote receiver Charlie to construct one n-qubit intermediate state which is closely related to the target \( 2^{n} \)-qubit W state. Afterward, Charlie introduces auxiliary qubits and applies appropriate operations to obtain the target \( 2^{n} \)-qubit W state. Compared with previous schemes, our scheme requires minimum quantum resource and least amount of classical communication. Moreover, our scheme has a significant potential for being adapted to remote state preparation of other special states.


Joint remote state preparation GHZ states W state Classical communication 



This work is supported by both the National Natural Science Foundation under Grant Nos. 61473199 and 61104002 and SuZhou prospective applied research project under Grant No. SYG201808 and project supported by Key Laboratory of System Control and Information Processing, Ministry of Education,CHINA (Grant No. Scip201804).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Electronics and Information EngineeringSoochow UniversitySuzhouPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Key Laboratory of System Control and Information Processing, Ministry of EducationShanghaiPeople’s Republic of China

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