Faculty Notes

Physics

Kevin Jones: Publishes on Quantum Amplifiers

Sept. 30, 2009  Kevin Jones, the McElfresh Professor of Physics, published, with colleagues at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, a paper describing a novel experimental realization of an optical amplifier.  The device operated close to the fundamental noise limits set by quantum mechanics.   Jones and his colleagues used this new device to amplify more »

Cottrell Science Award to Frederick Strauch

Frederick Strauch, assistant professor of physics, has been awarded a Cottrell College Science Award of $40,218 in support of his research “Efficient Quantum Rounting in Superconducting Qubit Networks.”