atomic clock

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a timepiece that derives its time scale from the vibration of atoms or molecules

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With the new atomic oscillator and a product lineup that already includes families of high-precision crystal oscillators in the OCXO, VCXO, and TCXO categories, Epson will support the development of small, reliable systems by providing timing devices for a wide range of equipment that are used in the construction of optical telecommunications networks and other future high-capacity networks.
Datum-Irvine's FRK has also been featured at the Smithsonian Institution as the world's first miniature atomic oscillator and the first atomic oscillator in orbital space.
Datum's X72 Rubidium atomic oscillator extends the holdover and improves the GPS Stratum 1 performance for synchronization applications.
One year later, the first atomic oscillator launched into space was built for the Naval Research Laboratory's NTS-1 satellite.
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a designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge GPS-based time and frequency generation products, today announced the signing of a Joint Marketing Agreement (JMA) to market and sell Jackson Lab's CSAC GPSDO timing and frequency board with Symmetricom's newest member of the QUANTUM[TM] family of atomic oscillators, the SA.
For more information about the CSAC and Symmetricom's further offerings within the QUANTUM[TM] family of atomic oscillators, please visit: http://www.
45s CSAC and the entire family of QUANTUM(TM) atomic oscillators, please visit: http://www.