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New joint publication - Gravitational Waves

The collaboration with Professor Reid's group and ITFSI has led to the publication of amorphous silicon with extremely low absorption at 1550 nm. This article can be found through:


Birney, R.; Steinlechner, J.; Tornasi, Z.; MacFoy, S.; Vine, D.; Bell, A. S.; Gibson, D.; Hough, J.; Rowan, S.; Sortais, P.; Sproules, S.; Tait, S.; Martin, I. W.; Reid, S. Amorphous Silicon with Extremely Low Absorption: Beating Thermal Noise in Gravitational Astronomy. Phys. Rev. Lett. 2018, 121, 191101, doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.191101.