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Author Panfilo, Gianna
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 Clocks ♦ Frequency ♦ Stability ♦ Phase measurement ♦ Micromechanical devices ♦ Integrated circuit technology ♦ Global Positioning System ♦ Navigation ♦ Synchronization ♦ Signal processing algorithms
Abstract The time laboratories realize a stable local time scale using individual atomic clocks or a clock ensemble. Clock readings are then combined at the Bureau International des Poids et Mesures (BIPM) through an algorithm designed to raise the stability, accuracy and reliability of the time scale above the level of performance that can be realized by any individual clock in the ensemble.
Description Author affiliation: BIPM, France (Panfilo, Gianna)
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) 94.68 kB

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library