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Laser Science
Rochester, New York United States
October 14-18, 2012
ISBN: 978-1-55752-956-5
Precision Measurements and Metrology Using Lasers II (LW1I)

Strontium and mercury of optical lattice clocks

Sebastien Bize  »View Author Affiliations


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We review the work done at LNE-SYRTE to develop optical lattice clocks. These two Strontium clocks and one mercury clock have applications in fundamental physics experiments and for a possible redefinition of the SI second.

© 2012 OSA

OCIS Codes
(120.3940) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrology
(300.6210) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, atomic
(300.6540) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, ultraviolet

S. Bize, "Strontium and mercury of optical lattice clocks," in Frontiers in Optics 2012/Laser Science XXVIII, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper LW1I.2.

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