[time-nuts] hm H Maser
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Wed Jan 11 04:53:13 EST 2017
In message <619617E1-AA26-4EB7-B73E-042F22912263 at n1k.org>, Bob Camp writes:
>I guess the question then would be:
>Is a H Maser that runs 6.6 x 10^-12 at 1 second worth the trouble?
I would say absolutely not.
All things considered, I think a trapped-ion type standard would
be both much more feasible and much more worth it.
Heck, just getting an optical comb working would be awesome...
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