Accession Number : ADA255837


Title :   Proceedings of Annual Precise Time and Time Interval (PTTI) Applications and Planning Meeting (23rd) held in Pasadena, California on December 3-5, 1991


Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings


Corporate Author : NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION GREENBELT MD GODDARD SPACE FLIGHT CENTER


Personal Author(s) : Sydnor, Richard L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a255837.pdf


Report Date : 05 Dec 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 441


Abstract : This document is a compilation of technical papers presented at the 23rd Annual PTTI Applications and Planning Meeting, December 3 through 5, 1991, at the Ritz-Carlton Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, California. Papers are in the following categories. Recent developments in rubidium, cesium, and hydrogen- based frequency standards, and in cryogenic and trapped-ion technology. International and transnational applications of precise time and time interval technology with emphasis on satellite laser tracking networks, GLONASS timing, intercomparison of national time scales and international telecommunications. Applications of precise time and time interval technology to the telecommunications, power distribution, platform positioning, and geophysical survey industries. Applications of PTTI technology to evolving military communications and navigation systems. Dissemination of precise time and frequency by means of GPS, GLONASS, MILSTAR, Loran, and synchronous communications satellites.


Descriptors :   *TIME INTERVALS , *TIME , *FREQUENCY STANDARDS , IONS , SYMPOSIA , INDUSTRIES , CLOCKS , NETWORKS , DISTRIBUTION , PLATFORMS , NOISE , INTERNATIONAL , TELECOMMUNICATIONS , POWER , ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES , DOCUMENTS , GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM , PLANNING , SURVEYS , LASER TRACKING , POWER DISTRIBUTION , JITTER , RUBIDIUM , LORAN , MASERS , CRYOGENICS , NAVIGATION , TRACKING , CRYSTALS , LASERS , CESIUM , PHASE , HYDROGEN


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE