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John C. Howell

Assistant Professor Of Physics, Quantum Optics And Quantum Physics
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Physics And Astronomy

Areas of expertise: Quantum Optics, Quantum Physics

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Howell Research Group


In the News

Scientific American
Particle Measurement Sidesteps the Uncertainty Principle
August 06, 2014

Red Orbit
Measuring A Quantum System Using ‘Compressive Sensing’
June 30, 2014

Scientific American
Stealth Camera Takes Pictures Virtually in the Dark
December 02, 2013

Electronic Engineering Times Asia
Research: Gauging depth with only one reflected photon
December 02, 2013

Photonics Online
Disappearing Skyscraper: The Latest In Invisibility Cloaking
September 27, 2013

Scientific Computing
Father-son Team Demonstrates Simple Optical Cloaking of Large Objects
June 25, 2013

ScienceNews
Simple invisibility cloaks hide toys, pets, people
June 14, 2013

Phys.Org
Researchers suggest magicians' mirror tricks could be used as large scale cloaking devices (w/ video)
June 10, 2013

England Daily Mail
Scientists unveil invisibility cloak big enough to hide a human or a satellite orbiting earth - so long as you look at it from one direction only
June 08, 2013

NBCNews.com
This 'invisibility cloak' could conceal satellites - or hide your kids
June 07, 2013

Technology Review
Human-Scale Invisibility Cloak Unveiled
June 06, 2013

Photonics
The Slow-Light Race Is On
February 15, 2011

New Scientist
Slowed-down Light Stores Data for Longer
February 10, 2007

Scientific American
How Can a Single Photon Produce a Whole Image?
January 23, 2007

Washington Post
Putting the Brakes on Light Speed
January 19, 2007

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Father-son Team Demonstrates Simple Optical Cloaking of Large Objects
June 07, 2013

Physicists Achieve All-Optical Buffering of Images
January 08, 2007

Physicist Wins Optical Society of America's Young Researcher Award
May 03, 2006

$6.5 Million Grant Boosts 'Slow Light' Research for Optical Processing and Telecommunications
November 30, 2004



Biography
John Howell researches quantum optics and quantum physics. His recent work includes both theoretical and experimental investigations of the foundations of quantum mechanics, entanglement measures, continuous variable entanglement, discrete entanglement, quantum communication/information and weak field detection in coherent atomic media.