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Ring Laser Gyroscopes as Rotation Sensors for Seismic Wave Studies

  • K. Ulrich Schreiber
  • Geoffrey E. Stedman
  • Heiner Igel
  • Asher Flaws

Keywords

Earth Rotation Ring Laser Voltage Control Oscillator Free Spectral Range Rate Bias 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Ulrich Schreiber
    • 1
  • Geoffrey E. Stedman
    • 2
  • Heiner Igel
    • 3
  • Asher Flaws
    • 3
  1. 1.Forschungseinrichtung Satellitengeodäsie der TU- MünchenMünchenGermany
  2. 2.Department of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of CanterburyNew Zealand
  3. 3.Department für Geo- und Umweltwissenschaften, Sektion GeophysikLudwig-Maximilians-Universität MünchenMünchenGermany

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