Faculty Directory
Prem Kumar

Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Physics

AT&T Professor of Information Technology

Director of Center for Photonic Communication and Computing

Contact

2145 Sheridan Road
Tech Room M392
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-491-4128Email Prem Kumar

Website

Prem Kumar's Homepage

Center for Photonic Communication and Computing

Current Research


Centers

Center for Photonic Communication and Computing


Departments

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Education

Ph.D. Physics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1980

M.Sc. Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, 1976

B.Sc. Physics, University of Delhi, Delhi, India, 1974


Research Interests

Quantum communications and computing; nonlinear and quantum optics; fiberoptic communications; all-optical networks


Selected Publications

  • Dmitry V. Strekalov, Abijith S. Kowligy, Vesselin G. Velev, Gregory S. Kanter, Prem Kumar, Yu Ping Huang, “Phase matching for the optical frequency conversion processes in whispering gallery mode resonators”, Journal of Modern Optics, (2016)
  • Timothy M. Rambo, Joseph B. Altepeter, Prem Kumar, G. Mauro D'Ariano, “Functional quantum computing”, Physical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, (2016)
  • Siyuan Shi, Abu Thomas, Neil V. Corzo, Prem Kumar, Yuping Huang, Kim Fook Lee, “Broadband photon pair generation in green fluorescent proteins through spontaneous four-wave mixing”, Scientific Reports, (2016)
  • Samantha J. Nowierski, Neal N. Oza, Prem Kumar, Gregory S. Kanter, “Experimental reconstruction of time-bin-entangled qutrit states using polarization projective measurements”, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe - Technical Digest, (2015)
  • Dmitry V. Strekalov, Abijith S. Kowligy, Yu Ping Huang, Prem Kumar, “Erratum”, New Journal of Physics, (2015)
  • Kumar, Prem; Oza, Neal N.; Kanter, Gregory S.; Nowierski, Samantha J., “Experimental reconstruction of time-bin-entangled qutrit states using polarization projective measurements”, CLEO: QELS - Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2015, (2015)
  • Kumar, Prem; Huang, Yu-Ping; Kowligy, Abijith S.; Kanter, Gregory S.; Strekalov, Dmitry V., “Phase matching for the optical frequency conversion processes in whispering gallery mode resonators”, Journal of Modern Optics, (2015)
  • Kumar, Prem; Huang, Yu-Ping; Velev, Vesselin G.; Larikova, Julia, “High-speed quantum communications in telecom fibers using overlapping temporal modes”, Optical Fiber Communication Conference, OFC 2015, (2015)