Accession Number : ADP002453

Title :   National and International Time and Frequency Comparisons,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS BOULDER CO TIME AND FREQUENCY DIV

Personal Author(s) : Allan,D. W.

Report Date : 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The advent of satellite time and frequency comparison techniques has provided the opportunity for measuring the time and frequency difference between remote clocks with greatly improved accuracies. The paper will give a brief review of various remote clock comparison techniques; in particular the Global Positioning System (GPS) will be highlighted.

Descriptors :   *Frequency standards, *Atomic clocks, Comparison, Time, Global positioning system, Measurement, Clocks, Accuracy, Methodology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE