Poul Jessen

Professor of Optical Sciences

Professor of Physics

Education: Ph.D., 1993, The University of Aarhus

Fields of Study: Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

Research Interests: 

Quantum information and quantum computation using laser cooled and trapped neutral atoms as qubits. Continuous quantum measurement and its application to quantum control and real-time quantum feedback on cold atom ensembles. Quantum chaos and quantum/classical correspondence in open quantum systems. Quantum tunneling and transport phenomena in optical lattices.