Experimentally friendly approach towards nonlocal correlations in multisetting N-partite Bell scenarios

Artur Barasiński1,2, Antonín Černoch3, Wiesław Laskowski4,5, Karel Lemr2, Tamás Vértesi6, and Jan Soubusta2

1Institute of Theoretical Physics, Uniwersity of Wroclaw, Plac Maxa Borna 9, 50-204 Wrocław, Poland
2RCPTM, Joint Laboratory of Optics of Palacký University and Institute of Physics of CAS, Faculty of Science, Palacký University, 17. listopadu 12, 771 46 Olomouc, Czech Republic
3Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Joint Laboratory of Optics of Palacký University and Institute of Physics of CAS, 17. listopadu 50A, 772 07 Olomouc, Czech Republic
4Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics, Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Informatics, University of Gdańsk, 80-308 Gdańsk, Poland
5International Centre for Theory of Quantum Technologies, University of Gdańsk, 80-308 Gdańsk, Poland
6MTA Atomki Lendület Quantum Correlations Research Group, Institute for Nuclear Research, P.O. Box 51, H-4001 Debrecen, Hungary

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Abstract

In this work, we study a recently proposed operational measure of nonlocality by Fonseca and Parisio [Phys. Rev. A 92, 030101(R) (2015)] which describes the probability of violation of local realism under randomly sampled observables, and the strength of such violation as described by resistance to white noise admixture. While our knowledge concerning these quantities is well established from a theoretical point of view, the experimental counterpart is a considerably harder task and very little has been done in this field. It is caused by the lack of complete knowledge about the facets of the local polytope required for the analysis. In this paper, we propose a simple procedure towards experimentally determining both quantities for $N$-qubit pure states, based on the incomplete set of tight Bell inequalities. We show that the imprecision arising from this approach is of similar magnitude as the potential measurement errors. We also show that even with both a randomly chosen $N$-qubit pure state and randomly chosen measurement bases, a violation of local realism can be detected experimentally almost $100\%$ of the time. Among other applications, our work provides a feasible alternative for the witnessing of genuine multipartite entanglement without aligned reference frames.

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