2011 Joint IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium IFCS) and European Frequency and Time Forum (EFTF)

The 2011 Joint IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium IFCS) and European Frequency and Time Forum (EFTF) will be held  at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco, California from May 1 through May 5. The event includes an industry exhibition.

Tutorials will be held on Sunday, May 1, and will include introductory sessions for newcomers to the field as well as more advanced presentations on specific subjects.

The symposium will continue from Monday, May 2 through Thursday, May 5.

The 2011 Joint IEEE International Frequency Control Symposium IFCS) and European Frequency and Time Forum (EFTF) will be held  at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco, California from May 1 through May 5. The event includes an industry exhibition.

Tutorials will be held on Sunday, May 1, and will include introductory sessions for newcomers to the field as well as more advanced presentations on specific subjects.

The symposium will continue from Monday, May 2 through Thursday, May 5.

It will open with a plenary presentation on the emerging field of quantum information processing, which has applications ranging from cryptology to the most accurate atomic clocks in the world.

The technical sessions will reflect the rapid development of several areas in the field of time and frequency.

Of particular interest to Inside GNSS readers is Group 5: Timekeeping, Time and Frequency Transfer, GNSS Applications

Conference registration opens online on February 1 2011. 

The program chairs are Eric Burt, Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA (USA) and Patrick Gill, National Physical Laboratory (UK).

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