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Measurement Techniques

, Volume 57, Issue 12, pp 1333–1337 | Cite as

Application of Atomic Interferometers in Gravimetry

  • V. N. Baryshev
  • I. Yu. Blinov
FUNDAMENTAL PROBLEMS IN METROLOGY
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With the development of laser fountain cooling and technologies for the control of the motion of atoms in Russia it has become possible to create atomic interferometric gravimeters with accuracy characteristics comparable to those of free-fall corner-reflector gravimeters. The short-term stability of the atomic gravimeters exceeds that of existing gravimeters.

Keywords

gravimetry atomic interferometry atomic gravimeter quantum projection noise 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.All-Russia Research Institute of Physicotechnical and Radio Measurements (VNIIFTRI)MendeleevoRussia

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