Important Innovations Collection: Race for Portable Atomic Clocks
|Source: University of Sussex|
New Breakthrough from Physicists at the UK's University of Sussex
One of the biggest competitions in the global scientific community is to be the first to create a portable atomic clock. Physicists in the UK at the University of Sussex have just achieved a breakthrough by using a highly advanced laser technology that has increased the clock's counting accuracy by 80%. Experts say portable atomic clocks will eventually replace satellite mapping and GPS. They add the technology will change for the better our everyday lives. For a great news blog, go to Important Innovations Collection: Race for Portable Atomic Clocks: Global Race to Create the First - New Breakthrough Source: Drawing from University of Sussex of a Laser Pulse in a Chip UK Physicist...