Jacob Covey

Jacob Covey

Jacob Covey

Physics Department

Assistant Professor

327 Loomis Lab
1110 W. Green St.
M/C 704
Urbana, IL 61801

e-mail: jcovey@illinois.edu

Prof. Covey’s research utilizes arrays of individually controlled neutral alkaline-earth atoms in optical tweezers to engineer many-body entangled states. Applications of interest include distributed quantum computing, quantum communication, and quantum-enhanced metrology with atomic array optical clocks.

Jacob Covey CV

Covey Group Website

Research Areas/Expertise:
Cold atoms and molecules, Rydberg atom arrays, quantum optics, optical atomic clocks, quantum information science