Gravitational wave detection: Principles and practice

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The technology of gravitational wave detection has been developed to a high degree. I review the basic principles of interferometric detectors, and give an account of the current state of the art, and plans for the near-term future.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)288-305
Number of pages18
JournalComptes Rendus Physique
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2013


  • GEO-HF
  • Gravitational waves
  • Interferometric detectors
  • LCGT
  • LIGO
  • Virgo

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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