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LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles-based American Elements announced the further expansion of its ultra high purity metals & chemicals production facilities to meet growing
A pair of experimental atomic clocks based on ytterbium atoms at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has set a new record for stability.
The breakthrough reveals another example of the strategic importance of rare-earth elements.
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An experimental atomic clock based on ytterbium atoms is about four times more accurate than it was several years ago, giving it a precision comparable to that of the NIST-F1 cesium fountain clock, the nation's civilian time standard, scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) report in Physical Review Letters.
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