Jeremy O'Brien

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Jeremy L. O'Brien
Born (1975-11-07) November 7, 1975 (age 39)
Residence Australia, England
Fields quantum optics, optical quantum metrology, quantum information science
Institutions University of Queensland, University of Bristol
Alma mater University of New South Wales
Known for Quantum photonics

Jeremy O'Brien (born 1975, Australia[1]) is a physicist who researches in quantum optics, optical quantum metrology and quantum information science.[2] As of 2010, he is Professorial Research Fellow in Physics and Electrical Engineering at the University of Bristol, and director of its Centre for Quantum Photonics.[3]

His work in optical quantum computing has included the demonstration of the first optical quantum controlled NOT gate.[4]

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  1. ^ Barrow, John D.; Davies, Paul C. W.; Harper, Charles L. (2004). Science and ultimate reality: quantum theory, cosmology, and complexity. Cambridge University Press. p. 695. ISBN 978-0-521-83113-0. 
  2. ^ a b "2010 OSA Awards" (PDF). Optics and Photonics News. June 2010. Retrieved 29 May 2010. 
  3. ^ "Bristol University Physics—Centre for Quantum Photonics—Academic Staff". University of Bristol. Retrieved 29 May 2010. 
  4. ^ O'Brien, JL; Pryde, GJ; White, AG; Ralph, TC; Branning, D (2003). "Demonstration of an all-optical quantum controlled-NOT gate". Nature 426 (6964): 264–267. arXiv:quant-ph/0403062. Bibcode:2003Natur.426..264O. doi:10.1038/nature02054. PMID 14628045. 
  5. ^ "QIPC Young Investigator Award 2009". QUROPE (Quantum Information Processing and Communication in Europe). Retrieved 29 May 2010. 
  6. ^ "Double honour for Professor O’Brien". University of Bristol. Retrieved 29 May 2010. 
  7. ^ "2010 Moseley medal and prize". Institute of Physics. Retrieved 5 July 2010. 

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