Re: quantum foam detectors

Date: Thu Mar 29 2001 - 20:37:34 MST

In a message dated 3/29/2001 9:01:52 PM Eastern Standard Time, writes:

<< If Ng is right, the noise sensitivity
 achievable by the prospective advanced phase of LIGO will only
 need a further hundredfold enhancement in order to detect the
 quantum foam, which is to say the very fabric of spacetime. Thus
 the Planck scale, so far only a hypothetical extreme regime, might
 eventually become a realm that can be approached and measured.
 (Physical Review Letters, 2 April 2001.) >>
and reengineered as needed, hopefully.

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