Kenneth R Brown
Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Professor of Chemistry (Secondary)
Associate Professor of Physics (Secondary)
Prof. Brown's research interest is the control of quantum systems for both understanding the natural world and developing new technologies. His current research areas are the development of robust quantum computers and the study of molecular properties at cold and ultracold temperatures.
Brown, K. R., et al. “Co-designing a scalable quantum computer with trapped atomic ions.” Npj Quantum Information, vol. 2, no. 1, Jan. 2016. Scopus, doi:10.1038/npjqi.2016.34. Full Text
Rugango, Rene, et al. Trapping and Sympathetic Cooling of Boron Ions. 2016.
Mount, E., et al. Error compensation of single-qubit gates in a surface-electrode ion trap using composite pulses. Dec. 2015. Dspace, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.92.060301. Full Text Open Access Copy
Delaubenfels, T. E., et al. “Modulating carrier and sideband coupling strengths in a standing-wave gate beam.” Physical Review a Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 92, no. 6, Dec. 2015. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.92.061402. Full Text
Khanyile, Ncamiso B., et al. “Observation of vibrational overtones by single-molecule resonant photodissociation..” Nature Communications, vol. 6, July 2015. Epmc, doi:10.1038/ncomms8825. Full Text
Rugango, R., et al. “Sympathetic cooling of molecular ion motion to the ground state.” New Journal of Physics, vol. 17, Mar. 2015. Scopus, doi:10.1088/1367-2630/17/3/035009. Full Text
Gutiérrez, M., and K. R. Brown. “Comparison of a quantum error-correction threshold for exact and approximate errors.” Physical Review a Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 91, no. 2, Feb. 2015. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.91.022335. Full Text
Trout, C. J., and K. R. Brown. “Magic state distillation and gate compilation in quantum algorithms for quantum chemistry.” International Journal of Quantum Chemistry, vol. 115, no. 19, Jan. 2015, pp. 1296–304. Scopus, doi:10.1002/qua.24856. Full Text
Merrill, J. T., et al. “Transformed composite sequences for improved qubit addressing.” Physical Review a Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 90, no. 4, Oct. 2014. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.90.040301. Full Text
Kabytayev, C., et al. “Robustness of composite pulses to time-dependent control noise.” Physical Review a Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 90, no. 1, July 2014. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.90.012316. Full Text