Peggy Elizabeth Atkinson

Peggy is an undergraduate student working on aspects of the optical lattice clock at UWA as an extension of a EQUS Vacation Scholarship project, in summer 2019. 

Her work includes building an extended cavity diode laser to serve as a repumping laser on the atomic clock, and data analysis to determine hyperfine splitting constants in Ytterbium.

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Major funding support

Australian Research Council