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Newtonian constant of gravitation workshop at NIST

Purpose:

To refine the plan for the Newtonian Constant of Gravitation International Consortium and to exchange ideas for experiments. Potential consortium participants or advisory committee members are invited to attend.

Agenda:

The workshop is intended to cover the following topics:

  • Formulation of the consortium
  • Functioning of the advisory committee
  • Methods of measuring G
  • Timescale of the overall project
  • Procedures for carrying out the cross comparisons
  • Whether there should be blind offsets until all measurements are done
  • Drafting of a joint article on the project for Metrologia


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    Advanced Measurement Laboratory at NIST

Details:

Start Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014
End Date: Friday, October 10, 2014
Format: Workshop

Sponsor(s):

NIST

Organizers:
Peter Mohr, NIST; William Phillips, NIST and the University of Maryland; and Terry Quinn, CBE FRS, BIPM.

 

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