Entanglement Rates and the Stability of the Area Law for the Entanglement Entropy. / Marien, Michael; Audenaert, Koenraad; Van Acoleyen, Karel; Verstraete, Frank.

In: Communications in Mathematical Physics, Vol. 346, 08.2016, p. 35–73.

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We prove a conjecture by Bravyi on an upper bound on entanglement rates of local Hamiltonians. We then use this bound to prove the stability of the area law for the entanglement entropy of quantum spin systems under adiabatic and quasi-adiabatic evolutions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)35–73
Number of pages39
JournalCommunications in Mathematical Physics
Early online date15 Jul 2016
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2016
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