Ted Kaufman - United States Senator for Delaware

Great Federal Employees Initiative

Honoree for Week of June 14, 2010

Dr. John  Kitching

Physicist, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Dr. John Kitching was a recipient of the Arthur S. Flemming Award for public service in the areas of applied science, engineering, and mathematics.  Dr. Kitching has been leading the world’s top research program in atomic measurement. He and his team have developed ultra-miniature devices that can improve the accuracy of GPS, telecommunications, and medical imaging.  They even have important national security uses, including in the more accurate detection of chemical toxins. 

Read Senator Kaufman's full remarks on Dr. John Kitching HERE

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