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delay(duration, channel, name=None)

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Delay on a channel for a duration.


from qiskit import pulse
d0 = pulse.DriveChannel(0)
with as pulse_prog:
    pulse.delay(10, d0)


  • duration (int) – Number of cycles to delay for on channel.
  • channel (Channel) – Channel to delay on.
  • name (Optional[str]) – Name of the instruction.
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