Finding Stationary Solutions of the Lindblad Equation by Analyzing the Entropy Production Functional

  • A. S. Trushechkin


A necessary and sufficient condition is derived for a density operator to be a stationary solution for a certain class of Lindblad equations in the theory of open quantum systems. This condition is based on the properties of a functional that in some cases corresponds to entropy production. Examples are given where this condition is used to find stationary solutions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Steklov Mathematical Institute of Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  2. 2.National Research Nuclear University MEPhIMoscowRussia
  3. 3.National University of Science and Technology MISISMoscowRussia

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