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Time and frequency: Recent BIPM publications in the scientific literature

Periodic publications:

The BIPM Time Department produces the following regular publications:

Several publications and data files on time scales are available on-line from the Time Department's FTP server.

2017

  • Hachisu, H., Petit G., Ido T., Absolute frequency measurement with uncertainty below 1×10-15 using International Atomic Time, Appl. Phys. B, 2017, 123(1),

2016

  • Jiang Z., Final report of the BIPM Pilot Study on UTC time link calibration, Proc. 47th PTTI meeting, Monterey, 2016, 20-26
  • Jiang Z., Matsakis D., Zhang V., Esteban H., Piester D., Lin S.Y., Dierikx E., A TWSTFT calibration guideline and the use of a GPS calibrator for UTC TWSTFT link calibrations, Proc. 47th PTTI meeting, Monterey, 2016, 231-242
  • Petit G., Defraigne P., The performance of GPS time and frequency transfer: comment on 'A detailed comparison of two continuous GPS carrier-phase time transfer techniques', Metrologia, 2016, 53(3), 1003-1008
  • Riedel F., Petit G., et al, Remote optical and fountain clock comparison using broadband TWSTFT and GPS PPP, Proc. 30th EFTF meeting, York, 2016,

2015

  • Esteban H., Galindo J., Bauch A., Polewka T., Cerretto G., Costa R., Whibberley P., Uhrich P., Chupin B., Jiang Z., GPS Time Link Calibrations in the Frame of EURAMET Project 1156, Proc. EFTF/IFCS 2015, 2015, 649-654
  • Fey A.L., Arias F.E., et al., The second realization of the International Celestial Reference Frame by Very Long Baseline Interferometry, Astron. J., 2015, 150(2),
  • Jiang Z., Czubla A., Nawrocki J., Lewandowski W., Arias E.F., Comparing a GPS time link calibration with an optical fibre self-calibration with 200 ps accuracy, Metrologia, 2015, 52(2), 384-391
  • Luzum B., Petit G., et al., IAU Working Group for Numerical Standards of Fundamental Astronomy (NSFA): Past efforts and future endeavors, IAU General Assembly, 2015,
  • Petit G., Kanj A., Loyer S., Delporte J., Mercier F., Perosanz F., 1 × 10-16 frequency transfer by GPS PPP with integer ambiguity resolution, Metrologia, 2015, 52(2), 301-309

2014

  • Jiang Z., Total delay and total uncertainty in UTC time link calibration, Proc. 45th PTTI Meeting, 2014, 112-125
  • Jiang Z., Lewandowski W., Evolution of the uncertainty of [UTC-UTC(k)], Proc. 45th PTTI Meeting, 2014, 208-216
  • Konaté H., Arias E.F., The BIPM Time Department Database, Proc. 45th PTTI Meeting, 2014, 1-13
  • Panfilo G., Harmegnies A., Tisserand L., Arias E.F., The algorithm for the generation of UTC : latest improvements, Proc. 45th PTTI Meeting, 2014, 274-291
  • Petit G., A timescale based on the world's fountain clocks, Proc. 45th PTTI Meeting, 2014, 265-268

2013

  • Panfilo G., Harmegnies A., Tisserand L., Arias E.F., The algorithm for the generation of UTC: latest improvements, Proc. 45th PTTI Meeting, 2013,

2012

  • Arias F., Harmegnies A., Jiang Z., Konaté H., Lewandowski W., Panfilo G., Petit G. and Tisserand L., UTCr: a rapid realization of UTC, Proc. EFTF 2012, 2012, 24-27
  • Bauch A., Beutler G. and Petit G., Time and Frequency Metrology and its use for Navigation: Status and Proposed Future Research Themes, Galileo Science Advisory Committee, 2012,
  • Jiang Z., Lewandowski W., Panfilo G. and Petit G., Reevaluation of the measurement uncertainty of the UTC time transfer, Proc. 43rd PTTI Meeting 2011, 2012, 133-140
  • Jiang Z., Matsakis D., Mitchell S., Breakiron L., Bauh A., Piester D., Maeno H., Bernier L.G, Long-term instability of GPS-based time transfer and proposals for improvements, Proc. 43rd PTTI Meeting 2011, 2012, 387-406
  • Liard J., Pálinkáš V., Jiang Z., The self-attraction effect in absolute gravimeters and its influence on CIPM key comparisons, Rapport BIPM-2012/01, 12 pp
  • Panfilo G., The new prediction algorithm for UTC: application and results, Proc. EFTF 2012, 2012, 242-246

2011

  • Bauch A., Piester D., Fujieda M., Lewandowski W., Directive for operational use and data handling in two-way satellite time and frequency transfer (TWSTFT), Rapport BIPM-2011/01, 25 pp
  • Jiang Z., Lewandowski W., On the measurement quality of UTC time transfer: Evolution and reevaluation of measurement uncertainty in [UTCUTC(k)], Rapport BIPM-2011/07, 16 pp

2010

  • Jiang Z., Interpolation of TW time transfer from measured points onto standard MJD for UTC generation, Proc. EFTF, 2010,
  • Jiang Z., Arias F., Lewandowski W., Petit G., Toward new procedures in TWSTFT and GNSS delay characterization for UTC time transfer?, Proc. EFTF, 2010,
  • Jiang Z., Piester D., Liang K., Restoring a TWSTFT calibration with a GPS bridge – A standard procedure for UTC time transfer, Proc. EFTF 2010, 2010,
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Relative characterization of GPS time equipment delays at the OP, AOS, GUM, LT, TP, BEV, OMH, NIMB, NMC, and ZMDM, Rapport BIPM-2010/02, 27 pp
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Relative characterization of GPS time equipment delays at the OP, PTB, AOS, USNO and IT, Rapport BIPM-2010/03, 16 pp
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Relative characterization of GNSS receiver delays for GPS and GLONASS C/A codes in the L1 frequency band at the OP, SU, PTB and AOS, Rapport BIPM-2010/04, 40 pp
  • Panfilo G., Parker T.E., A theoretical and experimental analysis of frequency transfer uncertainty, including frequency transfer into TAI, Metrologia, 2010, 47(5), 552-560
  • Petit G., Luzum B., The IERS Conventions (2010), Geophysical Research Abstracts, 2010, 13,

2009

  • Arias E.F., Panfilo G., International time scales at the BIPM: impact and applications, Proc. 14th International Metrology Congress, Paris, 2009, CD-Rom
  • Lewandowski W., Arias E.F., Nawrocki J., Nogas P., Use of GLONASS for international time keeping, Proc. Inst. Appl. Astron., (Ed. Nauka, St Petersburg), 2009, 20, 358-366

2008

  • Arias E.F., A successful example of international coordination for metrology: the international time scales, Proc. TGSMM-2007, State Research Centre of Russia Electropribor, St Petersburg, 2008, 7-14
  • Lewandowski W., Matsakis D., Panfilo G., Tavella P., Analysis of correlations, and link and equipment noise in the uncertainties of [UTC – UTC(k)], UFCC, 2008, 4, 750-760
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Determination of the differential time corrections for GPS time equipment located at the OP, NTSC, HKO, TL, SG, AUS, KRIS, NMIJ, and NICT, Rapport BIPM-2008/02, 27 pp
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Determination of the differential time corrections for GPS time equipment located at the OP, TCC, ONBA, IGMA and CNMP, Rapport BIPM-2008/03, 18 pp
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Determination of the differential time corrections for GPS time equipment located at the OP, CNM, NIST, USNO and NRC, Rapport BIPM-2008/04, 21 pp
  • Lewandowski W., Tisserand L., Determination of the differential time corrections for GPS time equipment located at the OP, PTB, NPL and VSL, Rapport BIPM-2008/01, 19 pp
  • Matsakis D., Breakiron L., Bauch A., Piester D., Jiang Z., Two-way satellite time and frequency transfer (TWSTFT) calibration constancy from closure sums, Proc. 40th PTTI, 2008, 587-604
  • Niessner A., Mache W., Blanzano B., Koudelka O., Becker J., Piester D., Jiang Z., Arias F., Calibration of the BEV GPS receiver by using TWSTFT, Proc. 40th PTTI, 2008, 543-548