Clémence will do a placement at the Cesium experiment in course of her master study program at Université Paris-Saclay.
Atomic clocks go nuclear
The quantum metrology research group is working towards a new type of atomic clock, that uses the atomic nucleus of Thorium-229 to realize the „ticking“. Going from electronic shell to nuclear transitions promises an increase in precision together with a more robust and compact implementation. More information can be found under https://www.nuclock.eu/, opens an external URL in a new window
QME News: June 2017
Welcome Clémence Gentner!