Steven van Enk

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  • Title: Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-4899
  • Office: 251 Willamette Hall
  • Interests: quantum computing, model selection, and probability
  • Website: Website


Van Enk
Steven van Enk’s research focuses on the theoretical study of quantum-optical implementations of quantum-information-processing (QIP) protocols. He is mainly interested in quantum communication protocols such as teleportation and quantum cryptography. These protocols can all be implemented using... Read More


Steven van Enk received his PhD in physics from the University of Leiden in 1992. He worked at the Max-Plank Institute for Quantum Optics, at the University of Innsbruck, and at the California Institute of Technology as a postdoctoral researcher and was a Member of Technical Staff at Bell Labs, Murray Hill, NJ.  He joined he faculty of the physics department at the University of Oregon in 2006.

Ph.D. 1992, Leiden

At UO since: 2006

Field of Specialization: Theoretical Optical Physics