Innovation in gravitational-wave detectors could help unlock cosmic secrets

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A significant advance in thin-film technology has the potential to improve the sensitivity of gravitational-wave detectors, facilitating a deeper understanding of the universe. The new technique was developed at the UWS’s Institute of Thin Films, Sensors and Imaging and involves producing thin films with reduced thermal noise, improving their detection capability. Researchers have developed thin-film … Read more

Gravitational-wave innovation could help unlock cosmic secrets

Gravitational-wave innovation could help unlock cosmic secrets

This article was reviewed based on Science X’s editorial process and policies. The editors have highlighted the following attributes ensuring the credibility of the content: verified trusted source correct OK! Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public domain New frontiers in the study of the universe and gravitational waves have been opened following a breakthrough by researchers at the … Read more