Improving the sensitivity of gravitational-wave detectors
Prof H Grote, Dr K Dooley
18 January 2019
Since the start of their first observing runs starting in fall 2015, Advanced LIGO and Virgo have made direct detections of gravitational waves created by the collisions of black holes and of neutron stars, thus bringing to life a new instrument for astronomy.
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Terahertz frequency quantum cascade lasers
Prof E Linfield
Applications accepted all year round
The terahertz frequency range sits between the microwave and mid-infrared regions of the electromagnetic spectrum, but has long resisted exploitation owing…
Searching for dark matter with DEAP-3600
Dr J Walding
31 January 2019
The Center for Particle Physics at Royal Holloway is offering a PhD opportunity for searching for dark matter in the DEAP-3600 experiment.