Dr. Andrew Jordan

Dr. Andrew Jordan

Professor, Co-Director, Institute for Quantum Studies
Schmid College of Science and Technology; Physics
Office Location: Hashinger Science Center
Texas A & M University, Bachelor of Science
University of California, Santa Barbara, Ph.D.


Professor Jordan received his B.S. in Physics and Mathematics (1997) from Texas A&M University and his Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics (2002) from the University of California, Santa Barbara, supervised by Prof. Mark Srednicki. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Geneva (2002-2005) with Prof. Markus Büttiker. He joined the University of Rochester as Assistant Professor of Physics in 2006, was promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure in 2012, and full Professor in 2015. He received the UR Department of Physics and Astronomy's teaching excellence award in 2010.

Dr. Jordan joined Chapman University in 2021 as co-Director of the Institute for Quantum Studies and Professor of Physics. He has been affiliated with the IQS since 2012 as an Affiliated Scholar.

He received the NSF CAREER award in 2009 and was named a Simons Fellow in theoretical physics for 2017.

Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Optimal qubit circuits for quantum-enhanced telescopes Robert Czupryniak, John Steinmetz, Paul G. Kwiat, and Andrew N. Jordan Phys. Rev. A 108, 052408 – Published 8 November 2023 (Editor's Suggestion)
Maffei, M., Goes, B.O., Wein, S.C., Jordan, A.N., Lanco, L. and Auffèves, A., 2023. Energy-efficient quantum non-demolition measurement with a spin-photon interface. Quantum, 7, p.1099.
Jussiau, É., Bresque, L., Auffèves, A., Murch, K.W. and Jordan, A.N., 2023. Many-body quantum vacuum fluctuation engines. Physical Review Research, 5(3), p.033122.
Maffei, M., Elouard, C., Goes, B.O., Huard, B., Jordan, A.N. and Auffèves, A., 2023. Anomalous energy exchanges and Wigner-function negativities in a single-qubit gate. Physical Review A, 107(2), p.023710.
Hu, L. and Jordan, A.N., 2023. Quantum state driving along arbitrary trajectories. Physical Review Research, 5(3), p.033045.
Karthik Siva, Gerwin Koolstra, John Steinmetz, William P. Livingston, Debmalya Das, L. Chen, J.M. Kreikebaum, N.J. Stevenson, C. Jünger, D.I. Santiago, I. Siddiqi, and A.N. Jordan, Time-Dependent Hamiltonian Reconstruction using Continuous Weak Measurements, PRX Quantum 4, 040324 – Published 9 November 2023
Long B. Nguyen, Yosep Kim, Akel Hashim, Noah Goss, Brian Marinelli, Bibek Bhandari, Debmalya Das, Ravi K. Naik, John Mark Kreikebaum, Andrew N. Jordan, David I. Santiago & Irfan Siddiqi, Programmable Heisenberg interactions between Floquet qubits. Nature Phys. (2024). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41567-023-02326-7
Bhandari, B., Czupryniak, R., Erdman, P.A. and Jordan, A.N., 2023. Measurement-based quantum thermal machines with feedback control. Entropy, 25(2), p.204.
Das, D., Thomas, G. and Jordan, A.N., 2023. Quantum Stirling heat engine operating in finite time. Physical Review A, 108(1), p.012220.
Howell, J.C., Jordan, A.N., Šoda, B. and Kempf, A., 2023. Super interferometric range resolution. Physical Review Letters, 131(5), p.053803.
Jordan, A.N. and Howell, J.C., 2023. Fundamental Limits on Subwavelength Range Resolution. Physical Review Applied, 20(6), p.064046.
Tathagata Karmakar and Andrew N Jordan 2023 J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 56 495204 DOI 10.1088/1751-8121/ad09ec
Karmakar, T., Chakraborty, A., Vamivakas, A.N. and Jordan, A.N., 2023. Supergrowth and sub-wavelength object imaging. Optics Express, 31(22), pp.37174-37185.
Le Hu, Andrew N. Jordan, Probabilistic Unitary Formulation of Open Quantum System Dynamics, arXiv:2307.05776
Karmakar, T., Wadood, S.A., Jordan, A.N. and Vamivakas, A.N., 2023. Experimental realization of supergrowing fields. arXiv preprint arXiv:2309.00016.
Hu, L. and Jordan, A.N., 2023. Signs of the rates in the Lindblad master equations can always be arbitrarily determined. arXiv preprint arXiv:2310.17881.
Piccione, N., Maffei, M., Linpeng, X., Jordan, A.N., Murch, K.W. and Auffèves, A., 2023. Fundamental mechanisms of energy exchanges in autonomous measurements based on dispersive qubit-light interaction. arXiv preprint arXiv:2311.11870.
Linpeng, X., Piccione, N., Maffei, M., Bresque, L., Prasad, S.P., Jordan, A.N., Auffèves, A. and Murch, K.W., 2023. Quantum energetics of a non-commuting measurement. arXiv preprint arXiv:2311.13634.
Le Hu, Andrew N. Jordan, Describing the Wave Function Collapse Process with a State-dependent Hamiltonian, arXiv:2301.09274
Nicolò Piccione, Léa Bresque, Andrew N. Jordan, Robert S. Whitney, Alexia Auffèves, Reservoir-free decoherence in flying qubits, arXiv:2305.02746
SUPER INTERFEROMETRIC RANGE RESOLUTION U.S. Provisional Patent Application Docket 1959206.00037 Filed June 15, 2023 bearing Serial No. 63/521,259 Inventors(s): John Howell and Andrew Jordan Assignee: Chapman University