Sensitivity of a gravitational radiation antenna instrumented with dual mode transducer and superconducting quantum interference device (SQUID)

  • Jean-Paul Richard
Experimental aspects of general relativity
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 124)


Point Support Gravitational Radiation Dual Mode Superconducting Quantum Interference Device Capacitance Collapse 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Paul Richard
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  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of Maryland College ParkMarylandUSA

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