Quantum measurement could improve gravitational wave detection sensitivity

Research could enable a new suite of experiments to measure quantum activity at room temperature.

Brittany Flaherty | School of Science • mit
May 1, 2019 ~10 min

physics astrophysics space gravity research black-holes school-of-science astronomy-and-planetary-science neutron-stars

3Q: Getting ever closer to observing gravitational waves | MIT News

Einstein’s theory of general relativity to be put through the paces as Advanced LIGO comes online.

MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research • mit
May 19, 2015 ~6 min

 physics  astrophysics  astronomy  gravity  school-of-science  3-questions  kavli-institute  space-astronomy-and-planetary-science  ligo