The University of Western Australia
A Southern Hemisphere Gravitational Wave Observatory
Australian Consortium for Interferometric Gravitational Astronomy
National University, University of Adelaide, CSIRO (Optical Tech. Prog,
NML, West Lindfield, NSW),
The University of Western Australia)
The world is on the threshhold of a new technology - the technology of gravitational waves - and a new form of astronomy - gravitational wave astronomy.
Gravity waves will allow us to peer into the birth of the universe and unravel the mysteries of black holes.
Australian scientists are at the forefront of this technology and the world needs an Australian Observatory.
This Prospectus oulines the concepts of gravitational
waves, the technology and the benefits of building the Australian International
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