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- You will lead and conduct both fundamental and applied research in the area of atomic frequency references and atomic clocks.
- You will lead and conduct applied research in connection with the in-house development of advanced atomic frequency standards with the ultimate goal producing space qualified clocks for the Global Positioning System (GPS) and other space programs.
- You will perform research in the areas of laser-cooled microwave and optically interrogated frequency standards using laser technology such as laser cooling and trapping of alkali and alkali earth elements, ion trapping and optical lattice trapping.
- You will provide design, control system and data analysis support to the Advanced Space Precision Navigation and Timing (PNT) Branch Clock Test Facility.
- You will generate and evaluate contract specifications for frequency standards and associated equipment.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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