José A. Jaramillo Villegas, Ph.D.
Laboratory for Research in Complex Systems
Purdue University, Doctor of Philosophy, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Thesis: “Silicon Nitride Microring Resonators: Classical and Quantum Applications”
Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, Pereira, Colombia, Master of Science in Physics Instrumentation
Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Cali, Colombia, Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering
What's your background?
I am a professor, engineer, and scientist with experience working in FPGA design, artificial intelligence, and high-performance computing. Recently researching integrated photonics and quantum computing.
What's your role at LRC?
I am applying artificial intelligence and quantum information science to solve complex problems in biology, ecology and evolution.
What trend, breakthrough or discovery are you most excited about?
I am excited about the recent advances in quantum computing and I look forward to its application in solving complex problems currently impossible to track with classical computing.
Bilsland Fellowship. Purdue University, 2017
Selected to participate in “The Siegman School on Lasers”. The Optical Society (OSA). Spain, 2016
Fulbright Scholarship. Department of State, U.S.A., 2012
Francisco José de Caldas Scholarship for Doctoral Studies. Colciencias, Purdue University, 2012
The Best Social Entrepreneurship Award. Global Talent and Innovation Competition. Taiwan, 2007
The Best Social Entrepreneurship Award. Talent and Innovation Competition Americas. Panamá, 2007
Global Young Social Entrepreneurs’ Competition. GKP3, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2007
Change Agents. Interamerican Development Bank and MTV Latino, 2007
Scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals and conference presentations. Google Scholar profile.
Imany, Poolad, Jaramillo-Villegas, Jose A., et al. “High-dimensional optical quantum logic in large operational spaces.” npj Quantum Information 5.1 (2019): 1-10.
Jaramillo-Villegas, Jose A., et al. “Deterministic single soliton generation and compression in microring resonators avoiding the chaotic region.” Optics Express 23, no. 8 (2015): 9618-9626.
Bao, Chenging, Jaramillo-Villegas, Jose A., et al. “Observation of Fermi-Pasta-Ulam Recurrence Induced by Breather Solitons in an Optical Microresonator.” Physical Review Letters 117, no. 16 (2016): 163901.
Jaramillo-Villegas, Jose A., et al. “Persistent energy-time entanglement covering multiple resonances of an on-chip biphoton frequency comb.” Optica.