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Author Bloch, M. ♦ Leonard, D. ♦ Mancini, O. ♦ McClelland, T.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2009
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Engineering & allied operations ♦ Applied physics
Subject Keyword Frequency synchronization ♦ Military communication ♦ Oscillators ♦ Drilling ♦ Satellite ground stations ♦ Military standards ♦ Atomic clocks ♦ Signal generators ♦ System performance ♦ Laboratories
Abstract Numerous commercial and military applications utilize precision quartz oscillators and/or atomic frequency standards to generate super-accurate frequencies and time signals crucial to system performance. Examples where precise time and frequency is essential are telecommunications, drilling for natural resources, synchronizing railroads, satellite ground stations, laboratory standards and various others. In military applications precise time and frequency is essential for synchronizing communications, for radar applications, for emitter locators and other. In this paper, we will present precision quartz oscillator and/or rubidium vapor atomic oscillator applications as well as data that demonstrates achieved performance for synchronizing DVB-T, UMTS-FDD, TDD, WiMAX and LTE communications, for seismic methods while drilling for natural resources in challenging environments, for beamforming in satellite ground stations, for synchronizing military communications that require time errors less than 500ns in 24 hours holdover during severe temperature changes and for various other applications.
Description Author affiliation: Frequency Electronics, Inc., 55 Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Mitchel Field, NY, USA (Bloch, M.; Leonard, D.; Mancini, O.; McClelland, T.)
ISBN 9781424435111
ISSN 10756787
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2009-04-20
Publisher Place France
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 1.55 MB
Page Count 8
Starting Page 364
Ending Page 371


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library