NIST
National Institute of Standards and Technology

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  • NIST-F1 — NIST F1, source of the official time of the United States NIST F1 is a cesium fountain clock or atomic clock in the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder, Colorado, and serves as the United States primary time and… …   Wikipedia

  • NIST-F2 — is a caesium fountain atomic clock under construction that will serve as the United States primary time and frequency standard. The clock will replace NIST F1, a caesium fountain atomic clock used since 1999. NIST F1 has a fractional inaccuracy… …   Wikipedia

  • NIST-7 — was the atomic clock used by the United States from 1993 to 1999. The caesium beam clock served as the nation s primary time and frequency standard during that time period, but it has since been replaced with the more accurate NIST F1, a caesium… …   Wikipedia

  • NIST — abbr. National Institute of Standards and Technology. * * * …   Universalium

  • NIST — National Institute of Standards and Technology es un organimo de los Estados unidos que se ocupa de la ciencia de la medida en ciencia y tecnología …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • nist — sb., en, er, erne (lille prik på fx stof) …   Dansk ordbog

  • nist — abi·og·e·nist; ac·com·pa·nist; af·ri·ca·nist; al·go·lag·nist; an·tag·o·nist; aqui·nist; ar·ca·nist; bot·a·nist; by·zan·ti·nist; ca·coph·o·nist; cam·pa·nist; col·o·nist; col·um·nist; cos·mog·o·nist; de·ter·mi·nist; deu·ter·ag·o·nist;… …   English syllables

  • NIST — National Institute of Standards and Technology Gegründet: 1901 Direktor: vakant Stellvertretender Direktor: Patrick D. Gallagher Budget: 819 Mio. US $ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • NIST — National Institute of Standards and Technology Logotype du NIST Le National Institute of Standards and Technology (« Institut national des standards et de la technologie » en français), aussi connu sous le sigle NIST, est une agence du… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • NIST-F1 — Atomuhr Eine Atomuhr ist eine Uhr, deren Zeittakt aus der charakteristischen Frequenz von Strahlungsübergängen der Elektronen freier Atome abgeleitet wird. Die Zeitanzeige einer Referenzuhr wird fortwährend mit dem Taktgeber verglichen und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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