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LIGO-India

(planned gravitational wave detector in India)

LIGO-India is a planned gravitational-wave detector to be built in India, to compliment LIGO in the US and other GW detectors worldwide. Hopes have been to begin construction in 2020 for possible operation in 2024. Planning is by an Indian GW-astronomy consortium named INDIGO (for Indian Initiative in Gravitational-wave Observations).


(observatory,interferometer,plan,gravitational waves,India,ground)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Initiative_in_Gravitational-wave_Observations
http://www.gw-indigo.org/

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