TITLE

Mechanical filters for the gravitational waves detector VIRGO: Performance of a two-stage suspension

AUTHOR(S)
Braccini, S.; Bradaschia, C.; Del Fabbro, R.; Di Virgilio, A.; Ferrante, I.; Fidecaro, F.; Flaminio, R.; Gennai, A.; Giazotto, A.; La Penna, P.; Losurdo, G.; Palla, F.; Pasqualetti, A.; Passuello, D.; Poggiani, R.; Zhang, Z.
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Review of Scientific Instruments;Oct97, Vol. 68 Issue 10, p3904
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the development of mechanical filters using cantilever springs as elastic elements for the seismic isolation system of the VIRGO gravitational wave detector. Construction of a two-stage suspension to study the attenuation performance of individual filters combine when the filters are cascaded; Mechanical filter description.
ACCESSION #
627538

 

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