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Christopher R Monroe

Monroe

Gihuly Family Presidential Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Physics

One of the world’s leading experts in ion trapping for quantum applications and the director of the Duke Quantum Center, Monroe is working to engineer a scalable, practical quantum computer.

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Gihuly Family Presidential Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Physics
  • Director of the Quantum Information Center in the Pratt School of Engineering
  • Professor of Physics

Contact Information

  • Office Location: The Chesterfield Building, 701 W. Main St., Durham, NC 27701
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-5252
  • Email Address: c.monroe@duke.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Colorado - Boulder, 1992
  • B.Sc. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987

Research Interests

quantum physics, applications in quantum information science

Courses Taught

  • ECE 270DL: Fields and Waves: Fundamentals of Information Propagation
  • ECE 270L9: Fields and Waves: Fundamentals of Information Propagation (Lab)

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