Optical and microwave frequency stability: Some constraints

L. Hollberg, S. A. Diddams, A. Bartels, J. J. McFerran, E. N. Ivanov, G. Wilpers, C. W. Oates

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paperpeer-review


Optical frequency references achieve the best frequency stability of any oscillators by taking advantage of high Q = ν 0/Δν optical resonances. These systems are beginning to run into fundamental and technical limitations which are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2005 Digest of the LEOS Summer Topical Meetings
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2005
Externally publishedYes
Event2005 LEOS Summer Topical Meeting - San Diego, CA, United States
Duration: 25 Jul 200527 Jul 2005

Publication series

NameLEOS Summer Topical Meeting
ISSN (Print)1099-4742


Conference2005 LEOS Summer Topical Meeting
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Diego, CA


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