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Microfabricated Atomic Frequency References



Svenja A. Knappe, P Schwindt, V Shah, Leo W. Hollberg, John E. Kitching, Li-Anne Liew, John M. Moreland


We describe a design for a microfabricated atomic frequency reference with a volume of several cubic millimetres and a power dissipation in the range ot tens of milliwatts. It is anticipated that this frequency reference will be capable of achieving a fractional frequency instability below 10^{-11} at integration times of hours.
Conference Dates
January 1-2, 2005
Conference Location
Montreal, CA
Conference Title
Proc. of the 2004 European Forum on Time and Frequency


atomic frequency, bonding, clock compact, microfabrication


Knappe, S. , Schwindt, P. , Shah, V. , Hollberg, L. , Kitching, J. , Liew, L. and Moreland, J. (2004), Microfabricated Atomic Frequency References, Proc. of the 2004 European Forum on Time and Frequency, Montreal, CA (Accessed June 22, 2024)


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Created August 1, 2004, Updated February 17, 2017