We describe the development and latest results of an optical lattice clock based on neutral Yb atoms, including investigations based on both even and odd isotopes. We report a fractional frequency uncertainty below 10-15 for 171Yb.
Proceedings Title: Proc. 2008 Symposium on Frequency Standards and Metrology
Conference Dates: October 5-November 11, 2008
Conference Location: Pacific Grove, CA
Conference Title: 7th Symposium on Frequency Standards and Metrology
Pub Type: Conferences
optical frequency standards, optical clocks, optical lattices