We demonstrate a method to compare optical clocks approaching 10-17 uncertainties through the exchange of optical pulses from phase-locked frequency combs. We discuss results over a 120 m air path and prospects for longer distances.
Proceedings Title: IEEE Summer Topicals 2012: Optical Wireless Systems and Applications
Conference Dates: July 9-11, 2012
Conference Location: Seattle, WA
Pub Type: Conferences
frequency combs, frequency transfer, optical clocks