Aspects of hydroxide catalysis bonding of sapphire and silicon for use in future gravitational wave detectors

Douglas, Rebecca Claire (2016) Aspects of hydroxide catalysis bonding of sapphire and silicon for use in future gravitational wave detectors. PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

The aim of this thesis is to investigate the suitability of hydroxide catalysis bonding for use in sapphire and silicon suspensions in future detectors.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Keywords: Physics, astronomy, gravitational waves, materials.
Subjects: Q Science > QB Astronomy
Q Science > QC Physics
Colleges/Schools: College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
Funder's Name: Science & Technologies Facilities Council (STFC), Science & Technologies Facilities Council (STFC)
Supervisor's Name: Rowan, Prof. Sheila and Hammond, Prof. Giles
Date of Award: 2016
Depositing User: Rebecca Douglas
Unique ID: glathesis:2016-7993
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 08 Mar 2017 11:52
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2017 09:50
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/7993

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