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Record Id 17864815
Title A British long baseline gravitational wave observatory
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Abstract This feasibility study is divided into two sections. Section 1 discusses the physics motivations and gives a general overview of detection techniques and their limitations. Section 2 discusses the essential features of the proposed detector. It starts with the design parameters, then considers the site and buildings before describing the vacuum tube and tanks, the mass isolation and suspension system, the lasers and associated optical equipment, and the overall instrumentation.
Organisation SERC
Keywords Gravitational Radiation:Detectors , Detectors:Gravitational Radiation,
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Language English (EN)
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Report GWD/RAL/86-001. 1986. 1986
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