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Date: 2018-06-20 - 2018-06-22
Location: Roma

MetroAeroSpace2018 – Special Session on “Relativistic Metrology”, Rome, Italy (1st announcement)

5th IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Aerospace (MetroAeroSpace 2018)
Roma, Italy, June 20-22, 2018

Special Session on “Relativistic Metrology”
Chairs:
Roberto Peron, Istituto di Astrofisica e Planetologia Spaziali, Roma, Italy
Enrico Lorenzini, University of Padova, Padova, Italy

The Session will take place at Roma, Italy, in the context of the 5th IEEE International Workshop on Metrology for Aerospace (MetroAeroSpace 2018), June 20-22, 2018. It will focus on the consequences of special and general relativistic models on the definition and measurement of various metrological quantities.

Topics covered (non-exhaustive list):

Measurement of time (and frequency);
Measurement of length;
Geodesy;
Navigation;
Astronomy and astrometry;
Fundamental physics tests in space.

Abstracts are welcome on these, as well as on related ones.

Important dates: January 26, 2018 – Abstract Submission Deadline
April 15, 2018 – Notification of Acceptance
May 20, 2018 – Final Paper Submission Deadline