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LIGO-Virgo

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Physics

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theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Contents

Idea

An experiment designed to directly detect gravitational waves.

Reported detections include: LIGO 16, LIGO-Virgo 17.

References

Signal from two black holes merging:

Signal from two neutron stars merging: