Dr Anthony J BENNETT                                                                                                  

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To contact me for work related business please use the correspondence address from a publication.

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Career

Toshiba Research Europe, Cambridge Research Laboratory (2003-present)

· Senior Research Scientist (2008-present) and Research Scientist (2003-2008) in the Quantum Information Group lead by Andrew Shields.

· Experimental work on quantum optics with single quantum dots, including photon interference, entanglement, single-photon emitting diodes and cavity QED (see publication list).

 

Imperial College, London (1999-2003).

·  Post-doc (2002-2003) - MBE growth of InSb for magnetic sensors (Prof. L. Cohen) and resonant cavity LEDs (Prof C.Phillips)

·  PhD (1999-2002) – Opto-electronics with quantum wells and dots for 1300nm emission (Prof. R. Murray and Prof. G. Parry). CASE sponsored by Agilent Technologies.

 

Cambridge University (1995-1999)

· 1st class degree: MSci in Natural Sciences (Physics) + MA (hons).

 

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Experience

 

I have reviewed papers for Nature Photonics, Nature Physics, Physical Review Letters and Applied Physics Letters, among others.

 

I have also made approximately thirty presentations at international conferences and authored approximately 45 peer-reviewed publications.

 

A full list of my publications is available from Google Scholar. Some recent ones are listed below:

 

Voltage tunability of single-spin states in a quantum dot

A. J. Bennett et al, Nature Communications 4, 1522 Feb 2013.  doi:10.1038/ncomms2519

 

Quantum teleportation using a light-emitting diode

J. Nilsson et al, Nature Photonics (AOP), (2013) doi:10.1038/nphoton.2013.10

 

Electrical Control of the Exciton Fine Structure of a Quantum Dot Molecule

N. Sköld, A. Boyer de la Giroday, A. J. Bennett, I. Farrer, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields

Phys. Rev. Lett. 110 (2013) 016804.

 

Controlled-NOT gate operating with single photons

M. A. Pooley et al, Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 211103 (2012)

 arXiv.org > quant-ph > arXiv:1205.4899

 

 Indistinguishable Entangled Photons Generated by a Light-Emitting Diode

N. Sköld, A. Boyer de la Giroday, A. J. Bennett, I. Farrer, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields

Phys. Rev. Lett. 108 (2012) 040503.

 

Electric-field-induced coherent coupling of the exciton states in a single quantum dot

A.J. Bennett et al, Nature Physics 6, 947-950 (2010).

 arXiv.org > cond-mat > arXiv:1203.5909

 

Two-photon interference with photons from electrically tunable remote quantum dots

R.B. Patel, A.J. Bennett, I. Farrer, C.A. Nicoll, D.A. Ritchie and A.J. Shields

Nature Photonics 4, 632-635 (11 July 2010).

arXiv.org > quant-ph > arXiv:0911.3997

 

Interference of dissimilar photon sources

A. J. Bennett, R. B. Patel, C. A. Nicoll, D. A. Ritchie, and A. J. Shields

Nature Physics 5, 715 - 717 (2009).

arXiv.org > quant-ph > arXiv:1006.0820

 

Evolution of Entanglement Between Distinguishable Light States

R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Hudson, A. J. Bennett, R. J. Young, C. A. Nicoll, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields

Phys. Rev. Lett. 101 (2008) 170501.

arXiv.org > quant-ph > arXiv:0803.3947

 

Post-selective Two-Photon Interference from a Continuous Non-classical Stream of Photons Emitted by a Quantum Dot

R. B. Patel, A. J. Bennett, A. J. Shields, P. Atkinson, C. Nicoll, K. Cooper and D. A. Ritchie

Phys. Rev. Lett. 100 (2008) 207405. 

arXiv.org > quant-ph > arXiv:0804.1897

 

Coherence of an exciton-photon entangled state

A. J. Hudson, R. M. Stevenson, A. J. Bennett, R. J. Young, C. A. Nicoll, P. Atkinson, K. Cooper, D. A. Ritchie and A. J. Shields

Phys. Rev. Lett. 99 (2007) 266802.

arXiv.org > quant-ph > arXiv:0707.3556