Living Reviews in Relativity

"Gravitational Wave Detection by Interferometry
(Ground and Space)"
Matthew Pitkin and Stuart Reid and Sheila Rowan and Jim Hough  

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1 Introduction
2 Gravitational Waves
3 Detection of Gravitational Waves
3.1 Initial detectors and their development
3.2 Long baseline detectors on Earth
4 Main Noise Sources
4.1 Seismic noise
4.2 Gravity gradient (Newtonian) noise
4.3 Thermal noise
4.4 Quantum noise
5 Laser Interferometric Techniques for Gravitational-Wave Detectors
5.1 Power recycling
5.2 Signal recycling
5.3 Application of these techniques
5.4 Readout schemes
6 Operation of First-Generation Long-Baseline Detectors
6.1 Science runs
6.2 Astrophysics results
6.3 Detector upgrades
7 Longer Baseline Detectors in Space
7.1 Laser Interferometer Space Antenna (LISA)
7.2 Other missions
8 Conclusion
9 Acknowledgements
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