Ken Kihlstrom

Professor of Physics
Department Chair

Phone: (805) 565-7015
Office Location: Physics Building Room 327

Office Hours
Tuesday; 10:00sm - 11:00am
Wednesday: 03:30pm - 04:20pm
Thursday: 10:00am -11:00am

Low Temperature Superconductivity

Curriculum Vitae


  • B.S. Physics -Stanford University
  • Ph.D. Physics -Stanford University

Research Activity:

  • Research Physicist at Superconducting Technologies, Inc.: Temperature dependent microwave measurements on superconducting filters.
  • Visiting Researcher at Conductus, Inc.: Research on SQUID magnetometers, digital superconducting electronics.
  • Research Associate at Naval Research Laboratory: Established a superconducting tunneling program and UHV sputtering of superconductors.