The aim of this thesis is to provide a careful analysis of gravitationally induced phase shift for an interferometer at the surface of the earth oriented vertically.
Table of Contents1. Introduction -- 2. Optics in flat spacetime -- 3. Optics in curved spacetime -- 4. Results.
Bibliography: pages 45-47
Awarding InstitutionMacquarie University
Degree TypeThesis MRes
DegreeMRes, Macquarie University, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department, Centre or SchoolDepartment of Physics and Astronomy
Year of Award2015
Principal SupervisorDaniel Terno
Additional Supervisor 1Alexei Gilchrist
RightsCopyright Thomas Guff 2015.
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Extent1 online resource (xii, 47 pages) colour illustrations