Recent Experimental Tests of Special Relativity

  • P. Wolf
  • S. Bize
  • M.E. Tobar
  • F. Chapelet
  • A. Clairon
  • A.N. Luiten
  • G. Santarelli
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 702)

Abstract

We review our recent Michelson-Morley (MM) and Kennedy-Thorndike (KT) experiment, which tests Lorentz invariance in the photon sector, and report first results of our ongoing atomic clock test of Lorentz invariance in the matter sector.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Wolf
    • 1
    • 2
  • S. Bize
    • 1
  • M.E. Tobar
    • 3
  • F. Chapelet
    • 1
  • A. Clairon
    • 1
  • A.N. Luiten
    • 3
  • G. Santarelli
    • 1
  1. 1.BNM-SYRTEObservatoire de ParisParisFrance
  2. 2.Bureau International des Poids et Mesures, Pavillon de BreteuilSèvres CedexFrance
  3. 3.School of PhysicsUniversity of Western AustraliaAustralia

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