Status of the GEO600 detector

Luck, H. et al. (2006) Status of the GEO600 detector. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 23(8), S71-S78. (doi: 10.1088/0264-9381/23/8/S10)

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Of all the large interferometric gravitational-wave detectors, the German/British project GEO600 is the only one which uses dual recycling. During the four weeks of the international S4 data-taking run it reached an instrumental duty cycle of 97% with a peak sensitivity of 7 × 10−22 Hz−1/2 at 1 kHz. This paper describes the status during S4 and improvements thereafter.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Heptonstall, Dr Alastair and Grant, Mr Alastair and Cagnoli, Dr Gianpietro and Cantley, Dr Caroline and Rowan, Professor Sheila and Messenger, Dr Christopher and Casey, Dr Morag and Robertson, Professor Norna and Barr, Dr Bryan and Robertson, Dr David and Reid, Professor Stuart and Veitch, Dr John and Plissi, Dr Michael and Woan, Professor Graham and Heng, Professor Ik Siong and Crooks, Dr David and Hough, Professor James and Ward, Professor Henry and Sneddon, Dr Peter and Newton, Dr Gavin and Huttner, Dr Sabina and Perreur-Lloyd, Mr Michael and Strain, Professor Kenneth and Jones, Mr Russell and Pitkin, Dr Matthew and Murray, Dr Peter
Authors: Luck, H., Hewitson, M., Ajith, P., Allen, B., Aufmuth, P., Aulbert, C., Babak, S., Balasubramanian, R., Barr, B.W., Berukoff, S., Bunkowski, A., Cagnoli, G., Cantley, C.A., Casey, M.M., Chelkowski, S., Chen, Y., Churches, D., Cokelaer, T., Colacino, C.N., Crooks, D.R.M., Cutler, C., Danzmann, K., Dupuis, R.J., Eliffe, E., Fallnich, C., Franzen, A., Freise, A., Gholami, I., Gossler, S., Grant, A., Grote, H., Grunewald, S., Harms, J., Hage, B., Heinzel, G., Heng, I.S., Heptonstall, A., Heurs, M., Hild, S., Hough, J., Itoh, Y., Jones, G., Jones, R., Huttner, S.H., Kotter, K., Krishnan, B., Kwee, P., Luna, M., Machenschalk, B., Malec, M., Mercer, R.A., Meier, T., Messenger, C., Mohanty, S., Mossavi, K., Mukherjee, S., Murray, P., Newton, G.P., Papa, M.A., Perreur-Lloyd, M., Pitkin, M., Plissi, M.V., Prix, R., Quetschke, V., Re, V., Regimbau, T., Rehbein, H., Reid, S., Ribichini, L., Robertson, D.I., Robertson, N.A., Robinson, C., Romano, J.D., Rowan, S., Rudiger, A., Sathyaprakash, B.S., Schilling, R., Schnabel, R., Schutz, B.F., Seifert, F., Sintes, A.M., Smith, J.R., Sneddon, P.H., Strain, K.A., Taylor, I., Taylor, R., Thuring, A., Ungarelli, C., Vahlbruch, H., Vecchio, A., Veitch, J., Ward, H., Weiland, U., Welling, H., Wen, L., Williams, P., Willke, B., Winkler, W., Woan, G., and Zhu, R.
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy
Research Centre:College of Science and Engineering > School of Physics and Astronomy > Institute for Gravitational Research
Journal Name:Classical and Quantum Gravity
Publisher:Institute of Physics
ISSN (Online):1361-6382

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