Time & matter : proceedings of the International Colloquium by I. I. Bigi, Martin Faessler

By I. I. Bigi, Martin Faessler

Time and topic are the main basic ideas in physics and in any science-based description of the realm round us. Quantum conception has, even though, printed many novel insights into those suggestions in non-relativistic, relativistic and cosmological contexts. the consequences of those novel views were discovered and, specifically, probed experimentally in simple terms recently.In the papers during this lawsuits, those concerns are mentioned in a really interdisciplinary style from philosophical and ancient views. The prime members, together with Nobel laureates T W Hänsch and G t' Hooft, handle either experimental and theoretical concerns.

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The primary frequency standards are based on the hyperfine interval in cesium and the large corrections to the Schmidt value of the nuclear magnetic moment of cesium133 are annoying for a direct interpretation of any absolute measurement, which is actually a comparison of some transition with the cesium standards. 35 Table 4. Optical transitions: most accurate results and sensitivity of the optical transitions to a time variation of a. 18 Optical transitions The essential nuclear effects related to the nuclear magnetic moment lead to a problem of a reliable interpretation of the data.

G. 3 3 ) . Study of the 3 P i — 1 5o transition in neutral calcium were performed independently at NIST 3 0 and PTB 2 7 and the results are consistent. Hyperfine structure of the ground state of ytterbium ion was measured independently at PTB and NML 3 4 . The results are consistent. An important approach to test systematic sources part by part may be a measurement of the isotopic shift and its comparison with theory. If theory is not accurate enough, there is still an option for a precision study.

With a frequency comb spanning more than an optical octave, it is straightforward to measure this carrier-envelope offset (CEO) frequency. We only need to produce the second harmonic of the red part of the comb spectrum and observe a beat note with the blue lines of the original comb. Once we can measure the offset frequency, we can control it or even make it go away, so that the frequencies of the comb lines become simply integer harmonics of the pulse repetition rate. Such a frequency comb provides a direct link between optical frequencies and microwave frequencies.

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