Introduction to the essential Boulder Opal features with hands-on exercises

Superconducting systems

Simulate and optimize dynamics with the superconducting systems toolkit

Engineering and simulating gates in superconducting transmon-cavity systems

Trapped ions

Optimize Mølmer–Sørensen gates for trapped ions

Creating optimal operations with the trapped ions toolkit

Simulate quantum dynamics

Simulate the dynamics of a single qubit using computational graphs

Simulate and visualize quantum system dynamics in Boulder Opal

Design error-robust controls

Design robust single-qubit gates using computational graphs

Generate and test robust controls in Boulder Opal

Calculate with graphs

Get familiar with graphs

Understand Boulder Opal graphs and nodes by smoothing a piecewise-constant pulse

Automate hardware with AI

Find optimal pulses with automated optimization

Use closed-loop optimization without a complete system model

Characterize hardware

Estimate parameters of a single-qubit Hamiltonian

Performing system identification with Boulder Opal

Was this useful?

Boulder Opal

Improve your quantum hardware by 100X

Boulder Opal logomark

Need support?

Questions? Problems? Need more info? Contact Q-CTRL Support for assistance!

Learning center

Discover the background, history, and context of Q-CTRL's work in quantum computing and quantum sensing.


Discover pioneering original research from the team at Q-CTRL.

Open Controls

Create and deploy established error-robust quantum control protocols from the open literature with Open Controls.