Faculty Profiles

Kenneth R Brown
Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
701 W Main St, Suite 400, Durham, NC 27701
(919) 660-1376



Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley 2003

B.S., University Puget Sound 1998

Leung, PH, Landsman, KA, Figgatt, C, Linke, NM, Monroe, C, and Brown, KR. "Robust 2-Qubit Gates in a Linear Ion Crystal Using a Frequency-Modulated Driving Force." Physical review letters 120.2 (January 2018): 020501-. Full Text

Condoluci, J, Janardan, S, Calvin, AT, Rugango, R, Shu, G, Sherrill, CD, and Brown, KR. "Reassigning the CaH+ 11Σ → 21Σ vibronic transition with CaD." The Journal of chemical physics 147.21 (December 2017): 214309-. Full Text

Linke, NM, Gutierrez, M, Landsman, KA, Figgatt, C, Debnath, S, Brown, KR, and Monroe, C. "Fault-tolerant quantum error detection." Science Advances 3.10 (October 20, 2017): e1701074-. Full Text

Li, M, Gutiérrez, M, David, SE, Hernandez, A, and Brown, KR. "Fault tolerance with bare ancillary qubits for a [[7,1,3]] code." Physical Review A 96.3 (September 2017). Full Text

Brown, KR, Kim, J, and Monroe, C. "Co-designing a scalable quantum computer with trapped atomic ions." npj Quantum Information 2.1 (November 2016). Full Text

Rugango, R, Calvin, AT, Janardan, S, Shu, G, and Brown, KR. "Vibronic Spectroscopy of Sympathetically Cooled CaH." Chemphyschem : a European journal of chemical physics and physical chemistry 17.22 (November 2016): 3764-3768. Full Text

Gutiérrez, M, Smith, C, Lulushi, L, Janardan, S, and Brown, KR. "Errors and pseudothresholds for incoherent and coherent noise." Physical Review A 94.4 (October 2016). Full Text

Fallek, SD, Herold, CD, McMahon, BJ, Maller, KM, Brown, KR, and Amini, JM. "Transport implementation of the Bernstein–Vazirani algorithm with ion qubits." New Journal of Physics 18.8 (August 1, 2016): 083030-083030. Full Text

Janardan, S, Tomita, Y, Gutiérrez, M, and Brown, KR. "Analytical error analysis of Clifford gates by the fault-path tracer method." Quantum Information Processing 15.8 (August 2016): 3065-3079. Full Text

Rugango, R, Sinhal, M, Shu, G, and Brown, KR. "Trapping and Sympathetic Cooling of Boron Ions." (2016).



Javadi-Abhari, A, Gokhale, P, Holmes, A, Franklin, D, Brown, KR, Martonosi, M, and Chong, FT. "Optimized surface code communication in superconducting quantum computers." October 14, 2017. Full Text

Heckey, J, Patil, S, JavadiAbhari, A, Holmes, A, Kudrow, D, Brown, KR, Franklin, D, Chong, FT, and Martonosi, M. "Compiler Management of Communication and Parallelism for Quantum Computation." March 14, 2015. Full Text

Kudrow, D, Bier, K, Deng, Z, Franklin, D, Tomita, Y, Brown, KR, and Chong, FT. "Quantum rotations: A case study in static and dynamic machine-code generation for quantum computers." August 12, 2013. Full Text

Home, JP, Jost, JD, Amini, JM, Biercuk, MJ, Blakestad, RB, Bollinger, JJ, Britton, JW, Brown, KR, Hanneke, D, Hume, D, Itano, WM, Knill, E, Langer, C, Leibfried, D, Ospelkaus, C, Ozeri, R, Rosenband, T, Seidelin, S, Uys, H, VanDevender, AP, Walrath, N, Wesenburg, J, and Wineland, DJ. "Progress towards scalable quantum information processing with trapped ions." January 1, 2008.