TITLE

Suspensions

AUTHOR(S)
Braccini, Stefano
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 523 Issue 1, p153
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Special suspension systems are used in gravitational wave detectors to reduce the transmission of seismic vibrations to test masses by many orders of magnitude. In ground-based interferometric antennas, this allows to detect gravitational signals even below a few tens of Hz, where seismic vibrations are very strong. The state of the art on this topic is presented. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
6028855

 

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