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By Hansjörg Dittus, Hansjörg Dittus, Claus Lämmerzahl, Slava G. Turyshev

Over the subsequent decade the gravitational physics group will make the most of dramatic advancements in lots of applied sciences serious to checking out gravity. hugely actual deep area navigation, interplanetary laser verbal exchange, interferometry and metrology, excessive precision frequency criteria, specified pointing and perspective keep watch over, including drag-free applied sciences, will revolutionize the sector of experimental gravitational physics. The centennial of the overall idea of relativity in 2015 will encourage an important variety of experiments designed to check this concept with extraordinary accuracy.

The function of the contributions during this booklet, written by way of foreign specialists, is to discover the probabilities for the subsequent two decades for accomplishing gravitational experiments in house that may make the most of either fullyyt new and hugely enhanced current capabilities.

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