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Title: NISTs Second Quantum Logic Clock Based on Aluminum Ion is Now Worlds Most Precise Clock
Description: NIST postdoctoral researcher James Chin-wen Chou with the worlds most precise clock, based on the vibrations of a single aluminum ion (electrically charged atom). The ion is trapped inside the metal cylinder (center right).
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Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
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Credit: J. Burrus/NIST
AV Number: 10PHY04
Date Created: Unknown
Date Entered: 2/4/2010

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