Accession Number : ADA566333


Title :   An Ensemble of Atomic Fountains


Corporate Author : NAVAL OBSERVATORY WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Peil, Steven ; Crane, Scott ; Hanssen, James ; Swanson, Thomas B ; Ekstrom, Christopher B


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a566333.pdf


Report Date : May 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : Four rubidium fountains have been in operation for the past 1.2 years at USNO. Individual fountain performance applications to timekeeping and to tests of Local Position Invariance are presented.


Descriptors :   *ATOMIC CLOCKS , RUBIDIUM


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE