Quantum metrology

Quantum Metrology

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: March 2018 (3)

Alexander Syböck starts his Bachelor thesis.

He will investigate the possible advantages of a two-color MOT at the Cesium experiment.

Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Phys. Dr.rer.nat. Thorsten Schumm

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