Portable Microwave Cold Atomic Clock

Period of Performance: 06/03/2014 - 12/02/2014

$99.9K

Phase 1 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Coldquanta
3030 Sterling Circle Array
Boulder, CO 80301
Principal Investigator

Abstract

ColdQuanta proposes to develop a MOT-based laser-cooled microwave atom clock prototype having a stability of at least 1E-12 for a 1 s integration time that can serve as a primary atomic frequency. Phase I focuses on the key challenges facing the developm