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Frank Van Kann

Professor, BSc PhD W.Aust., FAIP

  • The University of Western Australia (M013), 35 Stirling Highway, Room 5.54, Physics Building, Perth campus

    6009 Crawley


  • 273 Citations
  • 4 h-Index

Personal profile


  • Gravity gradiometry
  • Remote sensing geophysics

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Projects 2000 2005

Research Output 1992 2014

  • 273 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
  • 6 Article
  • 3 Conference paper
  • 1 Review article
8 Citations

Observation of the fundamental Nyquist noise limit in an ultra-high Q-factor cryogenic bulk acoustic wave cavity

Goryachev, M., Ivanov, E., Van Kann, F., Galliou, S. & Tobar, M. 13 Oct 2014 In : Applied Physics Letters. 105, 15, p. 153505 1-5 5 p., 153505

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Q factors
cryogenic temperature

Rotating Michelson-Morley Experiment Based on a dual cavity cryogenic sapphire Oscillator

Stanwix, P., Tobar, M., Susli, M., Locke, C., Ivanov, E., Winterflood, J., Hartnett, J., Van Kann, F., Wolf, P. & Clairemide, S. (ed.) 2006 In : Annales Francaises des Microtechniques et de Chronometrie. 54, p. 77-81

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Test of Lorentz Invariance in Electrodynamics Using Rotating Cryogenic Sapphire Microwave Oscillators

Stanwix, P., Tobar, M., Wolf, P., Susli, M., Locke, C., Ivanov, E., Winterflood, J. & Van Kann, F. 2005 In : Physical Review Letters. 95, 4, p. 040404-1-040404-4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

microwave oscillators

The Perth Niobium Resonant Mass Antenna with Microwave Parametric Transducer

Blair, D., Heng, I. S., Ivanov, E., Tobar, M., Turner, P. J. & Van Kann, F. 1997 Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Omnidirectional Gravitational Radiation Observatory. Jr Velloso, W. F., Aguiar, O. D. & Magalhàes, N. S. (eds.). Sao Paulo, Brazil ed. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, Vol. n/a, p. 27-38

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