A course given at:
- The workshop "Modern Applications with Trapped Ions"; Les-Houches, France, 2008.
- Weizmann Institute 2009
- Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo, Canada, 2013.
- Lecture 1: Ion qubits, trapping, and qubit initialization.
- Lecture 2: qubit detection and single qubit gates
- Lecture 3: Two-qubit entanglement gates and memory times
This course was published as a tutorial in Conteporary Physics, 52, 531-550, (2011)