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Optical and Microwave Waveform Synthesis


We use femtosecond-laser frequency combs to generate optical and microwave waveforms with unprecedented noise performance.


Content under development.


Lead Organizational Unit:

Scott Diddams303-497-7845
Franklyn Quinlan303-497-4580
Tara Fortier303-497-4686
Fred Baynes303-497-7356
Antoine Rolland303-497-5147


NRC Postdoc Program

Apply for an NRC postdoc in optical atomic clock or fs-laser frequency comb research. Application deadlines are February 1 and August 1 annually (but inquire well in advance).

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Summer program at NIST-Boulder for undergraduates in science, engineering, and mathematics. The application deadline is February 15 annually.

Postdoctoral, Visiting Scientist, and Graduate Positions

Our Group has periodic openings for Postdoctoral Fellows, Visiting Scientists, and Graduate Students. Please contact us for more information.