Daniel Prober

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Professor of Applied Physics & Physics
Address: 
BCT 417
203-432-4280

Experimental solid state physics and superconductivity; coherent quantum transport and noise studies; superconducting quantum detectors: microwave UV and x-ray detectors; nanostructure fabrication techniques.

  1. “Energy loss of the electron system in individual single-walled carbon nanotubes,” D.F. Santavicca, J.D. Chudow, D.E. Prober, M.S. Purewal and P. Kim, Nano Lett. 10, 4538 (2010). [PDF]
  2. “Electron coherence and dephasing in metal films, wires and rings”, D.E. Prober, 2010, Invited Chapter in Perspectives on Mesoscopic Physics, eds. A. Aharony and O. Entin-Wohlman, World Scientific Publishing.
  3. “Quasiparticle number fluctuations in superconductors”, C.M. Wilson and D.E. Prober, 2004, Phys. Rev. B 69, 094524. [PDF]
  4. Nb-Au Bilayer Hot-electron Bolometers for Low-noise THz Heterodyne Detection, Irfan Siddiqi, Daniel E Prober, 2004, Appl. Phys. Lett., 84, 1404.
  5. Environmental Effects in the Third Moment of Voltage Fluctuations in a Tunnel Junction, B. Reulet, J. Senzier, Daniel E Prober, 2003, Phys. Rev. Lett., 91, 196601.

Applied Physics

Education: 
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1975
Field of Study: 
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics