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As reported on the EFTF 2011, we trapped our first clouds of 40Ca ions in the new Titanium-Sapphire trap of the iQLOC experiment. This represents an important step towards realizing the first European Al+ quantum logic clock.

The pictures show the first cloud of ions observed in the system, the ion...

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As reported on the EFTF 2011, we trapped our first clouds of 40Ca ions in the new Titanium-Sapphire trap of the iQLOC experiment. This represents an important step towards realizing the first European Al+ quantum logic clock.

The pictures show the first cloud of ions observed in the system, the ion...

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We successfully implemented ground state cooling of a single Mg-25 ion using a single laser system.

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We successfully implemented ground state cooling of a single Mg-25 ion using a single laser system.

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Head of the QUEST-Institute at the PTB receives the EFTF-Young Scientist-Award for the co-development of the most accurate atomic clock.

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