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Brian La Cour presenting to an audience

Center for Quantum Research, Select Publications

  1. B. La Cour, Classical model of quantum interferometry tests of macrorealism. AVS Quantum Science 4, 041402 (2022).,
  2. S. A. Lanham, E. Bradley, and B. La Cour, Generalized noncoherent space-time block codes from quantum error correction. 2022 Military Communications Conference (MILCOM 2022), Rockville, MD, USA, 28 Nov. – 2 Dec. 2022.
  3. N. Davis and B. La Cour, Quantum Computing for the Faint of Heart. 2022 IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering (QCE), 2022, pp. 669-672,
  4. B. La Cour, M. Maynard, P. Shroff, G. Ko, and E. Ellis, The Virtual Quantum Optics Laboratory. 2022 IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering (QCE), 2022, pp. 677-687,,
  5. Z. Sekir et al., Quantum games and interactive tools for quantum technologies outreach and education Optical Engineering 61, 081809 (2022).
  6. J. Walsh, M. Fenech, D. Tucker, C. Riegle-Crumb, and B. La Cour Piloting a full-year, optics-based high school course on quantum computing. Physics Education 57, 025010 (2021).
  7. T. Cuvelier; S. A. Lanham; B. R. La Cour; R. W. Heath, Quantum Codes in Classical Communication: A Space-time Block Code from Quantum Error Correction. IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society (2021).
  8. B. R. La Cour and T. W. Yudichak, Classical model of a delayed-choice quantum eraser. Physical Review A 103, 062213 (2021).
  9. B. R. La Cour and T. W. Yudichak, Entanglement and impropriety. Quantum Studies: Mathematics and Foundations 8, 307 (2021).
  10. B. R. La Cour and M. C. Williamson, Emergence of the Born rule in quantum optics. Quantum 4, 350 (2020).
  11. S. A. Lanham and B. La Cour, Detection-based measurements for quantum emulation devices. 2020 IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering (QCE), Denver, CO, 12-16 Oct. 2020.
  12. C. Ostrove, B. La Cour, A. Lanham, G. Ott, Improving Performance of an Analog Electronic Device Using Quantum Error Correction. J. Phys. Comm. 3, 085017 (2019).
  13. S. A. Lanham, T. C. Cuvelier, C. Ostrove, B. La Cour, G. Ott, R. Heath Jr., A noncoherent space-time code from quantum error correction. 53rd Annual Conference on Information Sciences and Systems (CISS), Johns Hopkins University, 20-22 March 2019.
  14. B. R. La Cour, S. A. Lanham, C. I. Ostrove, Parallel quantum computing emulation. 2018 IEEE International Conference on Rebooting Computing (ICRC), McLean, VA, USA, 7-9 Nov. 2018.
  15. 1. B. R. La Cour, C. I. Ostrove, M. J. Starkey, and G. E. Ott, Quantum decoherence emulated in a classical device. In A. Khrennikov and B. Toni (eds.) Quantum Foundations, Probability and Information (pp. 129–139). Springer, Cham (2018).
  16. A. Lamas-Linares and J. Troupe, Secure quantum clock synchronization, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10547, Advances in Photonics of Quantum Computing, Memory, and Communication XI; 105470L (2018).
  17. B. R. La Cour, Local Hidden-Variable Model for a Recent Experimental Test of Quantum Nonlocality and Local Contextuality. Physics Letters A, vol. 381, 2230 (2017). 10.1016/j.physleta.2017.05.010
  18. B. R. La Cour, G. E. Ott, and S. A. Lanham, Using quantum emulation for advanced computation. 2017 IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC), Austin, TX, USA.
  19. B. R. La Cour and C. I. Ostrove, Subspace projection method for unstructured searches with noisy quantum oracles using a signal-based quantum emulation device. Quantum Information Processing, vol. 16, 7 (2017).
  20. B. R. La Cour, J. E. Troupe, and H. M. Mark, Classical simulated annealing using quantum analogues, Journal of Statistical Physics, vol. 164, 772 (2016).
  21. B. R. La Cour, A local hidden-variable model for experimental tests of the GHZ puzzle. Quantum Studies: Mathematics and Foundations, vol. 3, 221 (2016).
  22. B. R. La Cour, C. I. Ostrove, G. E. Ott, M. J. Starkey, G. R. Wilson, Classical emulation of a quantum computer. International Journal of Quantum Information, vol. 14, 1640004 (2016).
  23. B. R. La Cour and E. C. G. Sudarshan, Classical model for measurements of an entanglement witness. Physical Review A, vol. 92, 032302 (2015).
  24. A. N. Jordan, J. Tollaksen, J. E. Troupe, J. Dressel, Y. Aharonov, Heisenberg scaling with weak measurement: a quantum state discrimination point of view. Quantum Studies: Mathematical and Foundations, vol. 2, pp. 5-15 (2015).
  25. B. R. La Cour and W. C. Schieve, A general conditional large deviation principle. Journal of Statistical Physics, vol. 161, 123 (2015).
  26. B. R. La Cour and G. E. Ott, Signal-based classical emulation of a universal quantum computer. New Journal of Physics, vol. 17, 053017 (2015).
  27. B. R. La Cour, A locally deterministic, detector-based model of quantum measurement. Foundations of Physics, vol. 44, 1059 (2014).
  28. J. E. Troupe, Quantum key distribution using sequential weak values. Quantum Studies: Mathematical and Foundations, vol. 1, pp.76-96 (2014).
  29. B. R. La Cour, Analysis of some recent tests of quantum contextuality. AIP Conference Proceedings, vol. 1232, 329 (2010).
  30. B. R. La Cour, Quantum contextuality in the Mermin-Peres square: A hidden variable perspective. Physical Review A, vol. 79, 012102 (2009).