Kenneth R Brown

Kenneth R Brown

Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Office Location: 
701 W Main St, Suite 400, Durham, NC 27701
Phone: 
(919) 660-1376

Overview

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.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 2003

  • B.S., University Puget Sound 1998

Storcz, M. J., et al. “Full protection of superconducting qubit systems from coupling errors.” Physical Review B  Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 72, no. 6, Aug. 2005. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.72.064511. Full Text

Yu, T. M., et al. “Bounds on the entanglement attainable from unitary transformed thermal states in liquid-state nuclear magnetic resonance.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 71, no. 3, Mar. 2005. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.71.032341. Full Text

Brown, K. R., et al. “Arbitrarily accurate composite pulse sequences.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 70, no. 5 A, Nov. 2004. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.70.052318. Full Text

Leslie, S., et al. “Transmission spectrum of an optical cavity containing N atoms.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 69, no. 4, Jan. 2004. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.69.043805. Full Text

Brown, K. R., et al. “Scalable ion trap quantum computation in decoherence-free subspaces with pairwise interactions only.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 67, no. 1, Jan. 2003. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.67.012309. Full Text

Shenvi, N., et al. “Effects of a random noisy oracle on search algorithm complexity.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 68, no. 5, Jan. 2003. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.68.052313. Full Text

Brown, K. R., et al. “Deterministic optical Fock-state generation.” Physical Review a  Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 67, no. 4, Jan. 2003. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.67.043818. Full Text

Brown, K. R., et al. “Quantum computing with quantum dots on quantum linear supports.” Physical Review A. Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, vol. 65, no. 1, Jan. 2002, pp. 123071–1230719.

Bacon, D., et al. “Coherence-preserving quantum bits..” Physical Review Letters, vol. 87, no. 24, Dec. 2001. Epmc, doi:10.1103/physrevlett.87.247902. Full Text

Sullivan, Michael B., et al. “Quantum Chemical Analysis ofpara-Substitution Effects on the Electronic Structure of Phenylnitrenium Ions in the Gas Phase and Aqueous Solution [J. Am. Chem. Soc.1998,120, 11778−11783]..” Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 121, no. 47, American Chemical Society (ACS), Dec. 1999, pp. 11026–11026. Crossref, doi:10.1021/ja9955363. Full Text

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